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(Women's Health and Action Research Centre (WHARC), 2020-03)
In 1997 South Africa legalised termination of pregnancy services for all women living within the country. It is now more than a
decade since Choice on Termination of Pregnancy (CTOP) services have been implemented however, ...
(Balaban Publishers – Desalination Publications, 2020)
Desalination systems are taken into account as one of the promising solutions to deal with the water
scarcity problem. Among different kinds of desalination systems, having the advantages like using
low grade thermal ...
(MDPI Publishing, 2020-03-18)
The prevalence of asthma and allergic diseases have been on the rise, especially in
developing countries due to life-style changes. The study aimed to investigate the association
between the frequency of fast food ...
(MDPI Publishing, 2020-05)
BACKGROUND : Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are part of the leading causes of mortality and
morbidity in developing countries, including South Africa, where they are a major public health issue.
Understanding the joint ...
(MDPI Publishing, 2020-06-09)
Despite the annual implementation of a robust and extensive indoor residual spraying
programme against malaria vectors in Limpopo Province (South Africa), significant transmission
continues and is a serious impediment ...