Articles by Author: Mieke Faber

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  1. School tuck shops in South Africa—an ethical appraisal

    School tuck shops in South Africa—an ethical appraisal

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    It can be postulated that schools have an ethical responsibility to protect children from an unhealthy food environment. Against the backdrop of stunting, overweight and micronutrient deficiencies prevalent in South African children, the aim of this scoping study is to...
  2. Assessment of food gardens as nutrition tool in primary schools in South Africa

    Assessment of food gardens as nutrition tool in primary schools in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objectives: To assess knowledge, perceptions and practices on food production amongst learners and educators, gardening activities and management of school food gardens in schools participating in the National School Nutrition Programme.
  3. Obstetrical ultrasound training of and practise by general practitioners in the private sector, Free State

    Obstetrical ultrasound training of and practise by general practitioners in the private sector, Free State

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: The aim of the study was to determine the level of obstetrical ultrasound training and practice of general practitioners in the Free State private sector.
  4. Evaluation of community-based growth monitoring in rural districts of the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal provinces of South Africa

    Evaluation of community-based growth monitoring in rural districts of the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal provinces of South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Background: The Health Systems Trust implemented a community-based growth monitoring intervention project that fits into the Integrated Nutrition Programme focus areas and commissioned an evaluation of this project.
  5. Primary health care facility infrastructure and services and the nutritional status of children 0 to 71 months old and their caregivers attending these facilities in four rural districts in the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal provinces, South Africa

    Primary health care facility infrastructure and services and the nutritional status of children 0 to 71 months old and their caregivers attending these facilities in four rural districts in the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal provinces, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objective: To assess primary health care (PHC) facility infrastructure and services, and the nutritional status of 0 to 71-month-old children and their caregivers attending PHC facilities in the Eastern Cape (EC) and KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) provinces in South Africa.