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Knowledge, attitudes and management skills of medical practitioners regarding weight management.

Mkhatshwa VB, Ogunbanjo GA, Mabuza LH.

Afr J Prim Health Care Fam Med. 2016 Nov 29;8(1):e1-e9. doi: 10.4102/phcfm.v8i1.1187.


Food and Nutrition Insecurity in Selected Rural Communities of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa-Linking Human Nutrition and Agriculture.

Govender L, Pillay K, Siwela M, Modi A, Mabhaudhi T.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2016 Dec 27;14(1). pii: E17. doi: 10.3390/ijerph14010017. Review.


Perceptions of diet, physical activity, and obesity-related health among black daughter-mother pairs in Soweto, South Africa: a qualitative study.

Phillips EA, Comeau DL, Pisa PT, Stein AD, Norris SA.

BMC Public Health. 2016 Aug 9;16:750. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3436-8.


Effects of Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Obesity on Salivary Secretory IgA and Alpha-Amylase in South African Children.

Starzak DE, Konkol KF, McKune AJ.

Children (Basel). 2016 Jul 30;3(3). pii: E12. doi: 10.3390/children3030012.


Childhood adiposity trajectories are associated with late adolescent blood pressure: birth to twenty cohort.

Munthali RJ, Kagura J, Lombard Z, Norris SA.

BMC Public Health. 2016 Jul 29;16:665. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3337-x.


Overweight and obesity and its socio-demographic correlates among urban Ethiopian women: evidence from the 2011 EDHS.

Abrha S, Shiferaw S, Ahmed KY.

BMC Public Health. 2016 Jul 26;16:636. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3315-3.


"Just because you're pregnant, doesn't mean you're sick!" A qualitative study of beliefs regarding physical activity in black South African women.

Watson ED, Norris SA, Draper CE, Jones RA, van Poppel MN, Micklesfield LK.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2016 Jul 19;16(1):174. doi: 10.1186/s12884-016-0963-3.


Correlates and Predictors of Increasing Waist Circumference in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Mogre V, Abedandi R, Salifu ZS.

Int Sch Res Notices. 2014 Sep 15;2014:318569. doi: 10.1155/2014/318569. eCollection 2014.


Body Image Satisfaction, Eating Attitudes and Perceptions of Female Body Silhouettes in Rural South African Adolescents.

Pedro TM, Micklesfield LK, Kahn K, Tollman SM, Pettifor JM, Norris SA.

PLoS One. 2016 May 12;11(5):e0154784. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0154784. eCollection 2016.


The Role of Body Fat and Fat Distribution in Hypertension Risk in Urban Black South African Women.

George C, Goedecke JH, Crowther NJ, Jaff NG, Kengne AP, Norris SA, Micklesfield LK.

PLoS One. 2016 May 12;11(5):e0154894. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0154894. eCollection 2016.


Perceptions of body size, obesity threat and the willingness to lose weight among black South African adults: a qualitative study.

Okop KJ, Mukumbang FC, Mathole T, Levitt N, Puoane T.

BMC Public Health. 2016 Apr 29;16:365. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3028-7.


Obesity trends and risk factors in the South African adult population.

Cois A, Day C.

BMC Obes. 2015 Oct 13;2:42. doi: 10.1186/s40608-015-0072-2. eCollection 2015.


Population-based survey of overweight and obesity and the associated factors in peri-urban and rural Eastern Uganda.

Kirunda BE, Fadnes LT, Wamani H, Van den Broeck J, Tylleskär T.

BMC Public Health. 2015 Nov 24;15:1168. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2506-7.


Urban Planning and Health Inequities: Looking in a Small-Scale in a City of Cape Verde.

Gonçalves L, Santos Z, Amado M, Alves D, Simões R, Delgado AP, Correia A, Cabral J, Lapão LV, Craveiro I.

PLoS One. 2015 Nov 23;10(11):e0142955. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0142955. eCollection 2015.


Social-Ecological, Motivational and Volitional Factors for Initiating and Maintaining Physical Activity in the Context of HIV.

Ley C, Barrio MR, Leach L.

Open AIDS J. 2015 Oct 20;9:96-103. doi: 10.2174/1874613601509010096. eCollection 2015.


Is There an Association between Sleeping Patterns and Other Environmental Factors with Obesity and Blood Pressure in an Urban African Population?

Pretorius S, Stewart S, Carrington MJ, Lamont K, Sliwa K, Crowther NJ.

PLoS One. 2015 Oct 8;10(10):e0131081. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0131081. eCollection 2015.


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.

Okop KJ, Levitt N, Puoane T.

PLoS One. 2015 Oct 8;10(10):e0140153. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0140153. eCollection 2015.


Exercise during pregnancy: knowledge and beliefs of medical practitioners in South Africa: a survey study.

Watson ED, Oddie B, Constantinou D.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2015 Oct 7;15:245. doi: 10.1186/s12884-015-0690-1.


Body image and weight control in South Africans 15 years or older: SANHANES-1.

Mchiza ZJ, Parker WA, Makoae M, Sewpaul R, Kupamupindi T, Labadarios D.

BMC Public Health. 2015 Sep 30;15:992. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2324-y.


Consequences of Abdominal Adiposity within the Metabolic Syndrome Paradigm in Black People of African Ancestry.

Gaillard T.

J Clin Med. 2014 Aug 13;3(3):897-912. doi: 10.3390/jcm3030897. Review.

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