Articles by Author: Corinna Walsh

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  1. Herbal weight-loss products: how informed are we?

    Herbal weight-loss products: how informed are we?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objective: Non-prescription, weight-loss products are advertised as quick-solution alternatives to long-term lifestyle changes.
  2. Socio-economic and demographic factors related to HIV status in urban informal settlements in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

    Socio-economic and demographic factors related to HIV status in urban informal settlements in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The prevalence of HIV&AIDS is embedded in social and economic inequity and the relationship between social determinants and HIV incidence is well established. The aim of this study was to determine which socio-economic and demographic factors are related to HIV...
  3. Agreement between measured height, and height predicted from ulna length, in adult patients in Bloemfontein, South Africa

    Agreement between measured height, and height predicted from ulna length, in adult patients in Bloemfontein, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objective: To assess the agreement between measured height, and height predicted from ulna length using the Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool (MUST) equations, in adult patients admitted to government hospitals in Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  4. Malnutrition in the elderly residing in long-term care facilities: a cross sectional survey using the Mini Nutritional Assessment (MNA®) screening tool

    Malnutrition in the elderly residing in long-term care facilities: a cross sectional survey using the Mini Nutritional Assessment (MNA®) screening tool

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objectives: The objective of this study was to determine and compare the nutritional status of the elderly in two long-term care facilities - one situated in a higher socio-economic area and one in a lower socio-economic area.
  5. The relationship between obesity, leptin, adiponectin and the components of metabolic syndrome in urban African women, Free State, South Africa

    The relationship between obesity, leptin, adiponectin and the components of metabolic syndrome in urban African women, Free State, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objectives: Obesity prevalence is increasing worldwide. In South Africa, older and urbanised African women have significantly higher rates of obesity. Limited information is available on the relationship between anthropometric parameters, adipokines and metabolic health status of African women. This study...
  6. Adherence of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus with the SEMDSA lifestyle guidelines

    Adherence of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus with the SEMDSA lifestyle guidelines

    Background: Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is considered to be the fastest growing chronic disease in the world and thus multi-sectoral, population-based strategies and approaches are needed to address the modifiable risk factors involved in the development and treatment of...
  7. Nutritional status and food intake of women residing in rural and urban areas of Lesotho

    Nutritional status and food intake of women residing in rural and urban areas of Lesotho

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objective: The socio-demography, anthropometry and food intake of women residing in rural and urban areas of Lesotho were determined.
  8. Optimising the extraction of natural flavouring from ‘Satsum’ mandarin (<em>Citrus unshiu</em> Marc.)

    Optimising the extraction of natural flavouring from ‘Satsum’ mandarin (<em>Citrus unshiu</em> Marc.)

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Approximately 18% of ‘Satsuma’ mandarins produced in the Eastern and Western Cape of South Africa are discarded because of strict export standards. The demand for natural flavourants presented an opportunity to extract a unique flavourant from ‘Satsuma’ mandarin rind for...
  9. SHORT NOTES

    SHORT NOTES

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
  10. What engages the interest of land managers in rangeland monitoring?

    What engages the interest of land managers in rangeland monitoring?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    For many decades, scientists have been devising and refining ways of monitoring the world's rangelands. Government land management agencies have often been keen contributors to the process because they are custodians of publicly owned land and need to represent the...