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  • Determinants of obesity in an urban township of South Africa 

    Puoane, Thandi (MedPharm Publications, 2008)
    OBJECTIVE: To estimate the prevalence of overweight and obesity, and identify factors associated with Body Mass Index (BMI) and waist circumference (WC) among adults residing in an urban township in South Africa. DESIGN: ...
  • Exploring psychological well-being among South African mothers and children 

    Phillips, Julie; Roman, Nicolette V.; Mwaba, Kelvin; Lens, Willy (University of the Western Cape, 2008)
    INTRODUCTION: A review of the literature indicates a growing interest among researchers seeking to understand psychological well- being. However, relatively few studies on the subject have been conducted in South ...