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2013 The impact of social policies on the welfare of women and children

Do social policies aimed at reducing poverty positively benefit the health of women and children? This is the central question a multi-count...

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2013 Is it lawful to offer HIV self-testing to children in South Africa?

Health-facility-based HIV counselling and testing does not capture all children and adolescents who are at risk of HIV infection. Self-test...

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2013 Knowledge and experiences of child care workers regarding care and management of children with special needs in Gauteng, South Africa

The aim of the study was to determine the knowledge and experiences of child care workers in the care and management of children with specia...

2013 Poverty, AIDS and child health: identifying highest-risk children in South Africa

Identifying children at the highest risk of negative health effects is a prerequisite to effective public health policies in Southern Africa...