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    • Happiness among first-year students at a comprehensive tertiary institution - an exploratory study 

      Pretorius, Marinda; Blaauw, Derick (University of Johannesburg, 2014)
      The 1970s saw a significant increase in the volume of research on individuals' subjective experience of well-being. The subjective well-being of university students has received less attention, however. Student well-being ...
    • Prevalence and determinants of unintended pregnancies in Malawi 

      Palamuleni, Martin Enock; Adebowale, Ayo Stephen (African Population Studies, 2014)
      Available statistics indicate high levels of unintended pregnancies in Africa. This study examines the prevalence and determinants of unintended pregnancies in Malawi based on 2,144 pregnant women extracted from the 2010 ...
    • What is the nutritional status of children of obese mothers in South Africa? 

      Kruger, Herculina Salome; Labadarios, Demetre; Nel, Johanna; Steyn, Nelia; Maunder, Eleni M.W. (Elsevier, 2011)
      Objective To evaluate the anthropometric status of children of obese (body mass index [BMI] ≥30 kg/m2) mothers who participated during the 2005 National Food Consumption Study. Methods The survey population consisted ...