'Big is beautiful' – an exploration with urban black community health workers in a South African township

T Puoane, J M Fourie, M Shapiro, L Rosling, N C Tshaka, A Oelefse


Objectives: To explore perceptions about factors associated with body weight and body image among black female community health workers (CHWs) living and working in Khayelitsha, Cape Town.

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S Afr J Clin Nutr: ISSN (Print): 1607-0658, ISSN (Web): 2221-1268

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