Articles by Author: Joyce Mahlako Tsoka Gwegweni

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  1. Under Five Malnutrition Crises in the Boko Haram Area of Cameroon

    Under Five Malnutrition Crises in the Boko Haram Area of Cameroon

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Boko-Haram has increased their attacks along the Cameroon boarder in the Far North region of Cameroon since 2013. The prevalence of malnutrition in the north of Cameroon is high. Regions like the Adamawa, North and Far North regions have a...
  2. Breast cancer among women in sub-Saharan Africa: prevalence and a situational analysis

    Breast cancer among women in sub-Saharan Africa: prevalence and a situational analysis

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Gynaecological Oncology
    Breast cancer is the most common cause of death in women worldwide. The incidence of breast cancer in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has been rising and yet many cases remain undetected. Studies reveal that the prevalence of breast cancer in most...
  3. Migration related malnutrition among war-instigated refugee children in the northern part of Cameroon

    Migration related malnutrition among war-instigated refugee children in the northern part of Cameroon

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Migration is interwoven with the problems of health and nutrition. When people migrate, they are still in need of the most basic human needs including nutrition and health care. These two again are inter-related since they affect one another. The...
  4. A Double Load to Carry: Parasites and Pregnancy

    A Double Load to Carry: Parasites and Pregnancy

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases
    Pregnancy drains the body physically, physiologically and immunologically. This burden is aggravated when combined with parasite infection. Intestinal parasitic infections in pregnancy have been associated with serious adverse outcomes, both for the mother and the unborn baby. In this article,...
  5. Skin cancer awareness and sunscreen use among outpatients of a South African hospital: need for vigorous public education

    Skin cancer awareness and sunscreen use among outpatients of a South African hospital: need for vigorous public education

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Melanoma incidence among white South Africans is increasing. Among black individuals, melanoma is associated with advanced stage at presentation and significant mortality.
  6. MOFI UYAHLEKA

    MOFI UYAHLEKA

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    The poem is an ardent attack on ritual murder. The poet is opposed to the man who murders for “muthi” because this shattering practice hinders the progress of the nation. The nation suffers object fear, agitation and above all, helplessness...
  7. Use of imagery and symbolism in the poetry of O.E.H. Nxumalo

    Use of imagery and symbolism in the poetry of O.E.H. Nxumalo

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    As a poet Nxumalo has not so far been acclaimed in the same way as Vilakazi, the first Zulu to publish a collection of poems. However, the ardent belief that Nxumalo's poetry might equal Vilakazi's in quality, is responsible for...