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Understanding homelessness and migratory behaviour : a case study of adult homelessness in Durban South Beach area, South Africa.
Homelessness often carries negative connotations globally mainly because people do not have accurate knowledge of the phenomenon. A holistic understanding of homelessness in a country is important for government policies ...
The impact of socioeconomic and demographic factors on breastfeeding : analysis from the 2007 Swaziland demographic and health survey.
Aim: Studies that investigate the main predictors of breastfeeding duration are important in realising the WHO recommendation of breastfeeding for two years and beyond. The main aim of the study was to model the impact of ...
An analysis of the extent of migration and its impacts on the sending household in a rural area in South Africa.
The aim of this study is to analyse the extent and nature of labour migration and its impacts on the sending households in a rural area in South Africa, namely Agincourt, Mpumalanga. This is achieved through a quantitative ...
Masculinity and men's health seeking behaviours amongst Black/ African men : the case of Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Several researchers have looked at factors that influence men’s health seeking behaviours and the influence of masculinity to get an understanding of men’s underutilisation of health care services. However, not much focus ...
The impact of indoor air pollution on the respiratory health of children in South Africa.
This study investigates the impact of indoor air pollution on respiratory health of children in South Africa. Biomass in the form of wood, crop residuals, and animal dung is used in most low income households as main fuel ...