Nutrition and Food Security

Achieving Success in Community-based Nutrition Programmes.

Author/s: Setorglo, J., Steiner-Asiedu, M., Puoane, T., Sanders, D., & Pereko, K. K. A.

Publication details: (2016). Community Nutrition for Developing Countries, 321.

Availability, affordability, and consumption of fruits and vegetables in 18 countries across income levels: findings from the Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology (PURE) study.

Author/s: Victoria Miller, Salim Yusuf, Clara K Chow, Mahshid Dehghan, Daniel J Corsi, Karen Lock, Barry Popkin, Sumathy Rangarajan, Rasha Khatib, Scott A Lear, Prem Mony, Manmeet Kaur, Viswanathan Mohan, Krishnapillai Vijayakumar, Rajeev Gupta, Annamarie Kruger, Lungiswa Tsolekile, Noushin Mohammadifard, Omar Rahman, Annika Rosengren, Alvaro Avezum, Andrés Orlandini, Noorhassim Ismail, Patricio Lopez-Jaramillo, Afzalhussein Yusufali, Kubilay Karsidag, Romaina Iqbal, Jephat Chifamba, Solange Martinez Oakley, Farnaza Ariffi n, Katarzyna Zatonska, Paul Poirier, Li Wei, Bo Jian, Chen Hui, Liu Xu, Bai Xiulin, Koon Teo, Andrew Mente.

Publication details: Published online August 23, 2016

Diet-related Non-communicable Diseases in South Africa: Determinants and Policy Responses.

Author/s: Mark Spires, Peter Delobelle, David Sanders, Thandi Puoane, Philipp Hoelzel, Rina Swart.

Publication details: South African Health Review 2016.

Effects of early feeding on growth velocity and overweight/obesity in a cohort of HIV unexposed South African infants and children.

Author/s: Vundli Ramokolo, Carl Lombard, Meera Chhagan, Ingunn MS Engebretsen, Tanya Doherty, Ameena E Goga, Lars Thore Fadnes, Wanga Zembe, Debra J Jackson and Jan Van den Broeck.

Publication details: International Breastfeeding Journal 2015, 10:14 doi:10.1186/s13006-015-0041-x

Evaluation of outpatient therapeutic programme for management of severe acute malnutrition in three districts of the Eastern Province, Zambia.

Author/s: Mwanza M, Okop KJ and Puoane T.

Publication details: BMC Nutrition (2016) 2:62 DOI 10.1186/s40795-016-0102-6

Factors Associated with Excessive Body Fat in Men and Women: Cross-Sectional Data from Black South Africans Living in a Rural Community and an Urban Township.

Author/s: Okop KJ, Levitt N, Puoane T

Publication details: (2015) PLoS ONE 10(10): e0140153. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0140153

Nutrition may be as big a Challenge Today as HIV/AIDS was 15 Years ago

Author/s: David Sanders

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Nutritional Management of Multiple Nutrient Deficiencies.

Author/s: Hendricks, M. K., Kruger, H. S., & Puoane, T.

Publication details: (2016). Community Nutrition for Developing Countries, 155.

Perceptions of Body Size, Obesity Threat and the Willingness to Lose Weight among Black South African Adults: a Qualitative Study.

Author/s: Kufre Joseph Okop, Ferdinand C. Mukumbang, Thubelihle Mathole, Naomi Levitt and Thandi Puoane.

Publication details: BMC Public Health (2016) 16:365. DOI 10.1186/s12889-016-3028-7

Reducing the Role of the Food, Tobacco, and Alcohol Industries in Noncommunicable Disease Risk in South Africa.

Author/s: Delobelle P, Sanders D, Puoane T, Freudenberg N.

Publication details: Health Education & Behavior 2016, Vol. 43(1S) 70S–81S

Regional trade and the nutrition transition: opportunities to strengthen NCD prevention policy in the Southern African Development Community.

Author/s: Thow AM, Sanders D, Drury E, Puoane T, Chowdhury SN, Tsolekile L, Negin J.  

Publication details: Global Health Action 2015, 8: 28338 -

The experience of cash transfers in alleviating childhood poverty in South Africa: Mothers' experiences of the Child Support Grant.

Author/s: Wanga Zembe-Mkabile, Rebecca Surrender, David Sanders, Debra Jackson and Tanya Doherty.

Publication details: Global Public Health: An International Journal for Research, Policy and Practice Volume 10, Issue 7, 2015

The Paradox of Undernutrition and Obesity in South Africa: A Contextual Overview of Food Quality, Access and Availability in the New Democracy.

Author/s: Muzigaba, M., Puoane, T., & Sanders, D. (2016).

Publication details: In Food Poverty and Insecurity: International Food Inequalities (pp. 31-41). Springer International Publishing.

The role of urban food policy in preventing diet-related non-communicable diseases in Cape Town and New York.

Author/s: Libman, K., Freudenberg, N., Sanders, D., Puoane, T., & Tsolekile, L.

Publication details: (2015). Public health, 129(4), 327-335.

Training and Supervision of Community Health Workers Conducting Population-Based, Noninvasive Screening for CVD in LMIC Implications for Scaling Up.

Author/s: Shafika Abrahams-Gessel, Catalina A. Denman, Carlos Mendoza Montanoz, Thomas A. Gaziano, Naomi Levitt, Alvaro Rivera-Andrade, Diana Munguía Carrasco, Jabu Zulu, Masuma Akter Khanam, Thandi Puoane. 

Publication details: GLOBAL HEART © 2015 World Heart Federation (Geneva). Published by Elsevier Ltd.  VOL. 10, NO. 1, 2015 ISSN 2211-8160/$36.00. j.gheart.2014.12.009

What Health Service Provider Factors Are Associated with Low Delivery of HIV Testing to Children with Acute Malnutrition in Dowa District of Malawi?

Author/s: Chitete L, Puoane T

Publication details: (2015) PLoS ONE 10(5): e0123021. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0123021

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