Articles by Keyword: Consumer Awareness

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  1. Consumer awareness and acceptability of bambara groundnut as a protein source for use in complementary foods in rural KwaZulu-Natal

    Consumer awareness and acceptability of bambara groundnut as a protein source for use in complementary foods in rural KwaZulu-Natal

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objectives: To determine the consumer awareness and acceptability of bambara groundnut as a protein source and to assess its potential for use in complementary feeding.
  2. HIV/AIDS Awareness of In—School Adolescents in Nigeria: Implications for Adolescence Sexuality

    HIV/AIDS Awareness of In—School Adolescents in Nigeria: Implications for Adolescence Sexuality

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated HIV/AIDS awareness of in-school adolescents in Nigeria to determine their risk for contracting HIV/AIDS. A total of 892 purposively selected adolescents (mean age = 16. 5 years; SD = 5. 2; males = 492; females = 400)...
  3. The Effect of the Lifeplan® Programme on the Psychological Wellbeing of a Rural Community in South Africa

    The Effect of the Lifeplan® Programme on the Psychological Wellbeing of a Rural Community in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the effect of the Lifeplan® programme on a rural South African community's psychological wellbeing. Participants were adult individuals (N=99) between 20 and 83 years (mean age = 43 years, SD=13.28). A mixed method sequential explanatory research design...
  4. Perception of risk of HIV infection in marital and cohabiting partnerships

    Perception of risk of HIV infection in marital and cohabiting partnerships

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The purpose of this paper is to understand how married and cohabiting men and women define risk and to identify the factors that influence risk perceptions in a setting with a high prevalence of HIV infection. A combination of qualitative...
  5. Differences in Tunisian adolescents' knowledge, misconceptions and attitudes towards HIV/AIDS from 1997 to 2002

    Differences in Tunisian adolescents' knowledge, misconceptions and attitudes towards HIV/AIDS from 1997 to 2002

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Surveys were conducted to estimate the extent to which knowledge, misconceptions and attitudes of adolescents in Tunisia towards HIV/AIDS had changed after a period of five years. A population of school-going adolescents of both sexes, age 16 to 20, was...
  6. Awareness and practices of foot self-care in patients with diabetes at Dr Yusuf Dadoo district hospital, Johannesburg

    Awareness and practices of foot self-care in patients with diabetes at Dr Yusuf Dadoo district hospital, Johannesburg

    Objectives: To determine awareness and foot self-care practices in patients with diabetes.
  7. Migration status, reproductive health knowledge and sexual behaviour among female out-of-school adolescents in Iwaya community, Lagos, Nigeria

    Migration status, reproductive health knowledge and sexual behaviour among female out-of-school adolescents in Iwaya community, Lagos, Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Reproductive health is an essential aspect of the wellbeing of adolescents. Therefore reproductive health knowledge and sexual behaviour deservedly attract the attention of researchers, programme planners and policy implementers working with young people. Yet in Nigeria, little is known about...
  8. Initiating community participation: the stakeholder communication and environmental education programme

    Initiating community participation: the stakeholder communication and environmental education programme

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    Under the new National Water Act the River Health Programme has Stakeholder Communication and Environmental Education (SCEE) as one of its components. This programme seeks to develop tools to help water resource managers involve previously disadvantaged communities in managing river...
  9. Knowledge and awareness of high blood pressure in Ward F, Ifako-Ijaiye local government area, Lagos State, Nigeria

    Knowledge and awareness of high blood pressure in Ward F, Ifako-Ijaiye local government area, Lagos State, Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Objectives: In Nigeria, most people living with an elevated blood pressure are unaware of it until they suffer complications. The aim of this study was to determine levels of awareness of high blood pressure in Ward F, Ifako-Ijaiye local government...
  10. Knowledge and attitude of Nigerian personnel working at Federal Medical Centre in Nigeria on carbon monoxide poisoning from electrical power generators

    Knowledge and attitude of Nigerian personnel working at Federal Medical Centre in Nigeria on carbon monoxide poisoning from electrical power generators

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Private portable electrical power generators are common household items in Nigeria owing to inadequate electrical power provision for the public. These engines often run indoors, emitting poisonous carbon monoxide gas. Fatalities are commonly reported as a result of carbon...