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The nutritional status of pregnant women in relation to alcohol consumption during pregnancy, and pregnancy outcome
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2004-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Introduction: Heavy alcohol consumption during pregnancy is teratogenic.49-51 A woman’s nutritional requirements increase during pregnancy.4 The dangers of heavy drinking in the presence of malnutrition ...
Current perceptions and usage practices of nutritional supplements
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The aim of the study was to investigate current perceived role of nutritional supplements in adolescent (16-18 years) male rugby players and establish usage practices within Kwazulu Natal (KZN) ...
BMI changes, dietary intake and physical activity of immigrants in the USA : an investigation of a South African population in the greater Atlanta area
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: INTRODUCTION: The aim of this study was to investigate post-immigration BMI changes in a South African immigrant population and how dietary intake and habitual physical activity reflect these changes. ...
Production of enteral feeds : manual vs mechanised vs 'ready to hang'
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: INTRODUCTION Many patients seen by dietitians in Tygerberg Academic Hospital require feeding via the enteral route. Prior to this study all enteral feeds were mixed individually by hand, and production ...
A systematic review of the management of oral candidiasis associated with HIV/AIDS
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The purpose of this review was to investigate the management of oral candidiasis in HIV/AIDS patients and to evaluate the different guidelines that are available for its management. To achieve this ...
An observational cross-sectional investigation of foodservice management and general management practices in schools running the National School Nutrition Programme (NSNP) in the formal and informal urban areas of Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
There is convincing evidence linking school feeding to improved educational outcomes. The Primary School Nutrition Programme (PSNP) was first implemented in 1994 and aimed to improve educational outcomes by alleviating ...
Identifying flies used for maggot debridement therapy
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2008)
[No abstract available]
Nutrition education message topics and accessibility for the well-being of infants in an urban slum area
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The aim of the study was to contribute to the nutritional well-being of 0 - 24 month old children who attend primary health care clinics (PHC) in Duncan Village, an urban slum. This was to be achieved ...
Occupational exposure to blood in medical students
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2003)
Objective. To determine the extent of occupational exposure to blood in medical students, details of the circumstances surrounding the incidents and the subsequent experiences of the student. Design. Prospective cohort ...
Mbewu ducks AIDS deaths
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2005-04)
[No abstract available]