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Editorial: TWELVE YEARS EXPERIENCE WITH AN INNOVATIVE JOURNAL OF FAMILY AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE: A SELF-ASSESSMENT APPROACH Hassan Bella, Hassan Abu Gad   1
Original Articles: PREVALENCE OF HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS TYPES 1 AND 2 AND ASSOCIATED SOCIODEMOGRAPHIC VARIABLES IN PREGNANT WOMEN ATTENDING KING FAHD HOSPITAL OF THE UNIVERSITY Obeid E. Obeid   3
A STUDY OF MATERNAL DIETARY INTAKE DURING PREGNANCY IN RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA Khalid S. Almurshed, Ibrahim A. Bani, Mohammed A. Al-Kanhal, Mohammed A. Al-Amri  9
PREVALENCE OF ANTIBODIES TO HUMAN PARVOVIRUS B19 IN SAUDI WOMEN OF CHILDBEARING AGE IN MAKKAH Hani O. Ghazi 15
ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION AMONG DIABETIC PATIENTS IN SAUDI ARABIA: A HOSPITAL-BASED PRIMARY CARE STUDY Yousef A. Al-Turki 19
CARE-SEEKING BEHAVIOR FOR FEVER IN CHILDREN UNDER FIVE YEARS IN AN URBAN AREA IN EASTERN SUDAN Elfatih M. Malik 25
AN OUTBREAK OF FOODBORNE DIARRHEAL ILLNESS AMONG SOLDIERS IN MINA DURING HAJJ: THE ROLE OF CONSUMER FOOD HANLING BEHAVIORS Abdulla S. Al-Joudi 29
Short Communication: MORBIDITY PATTERNS AMONG KING FAISAL UNIVERSITY STUDENTS,           AL HASSA, KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA Abdulrashid C. Choudary, Ali I. Al-Sultan, Tarek T. Tawfik 35
Conference Report: THE FOURTH GLOBAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE OF THE TEPHINET (TRAINING PROGRAMS IN EPIDEMIOLOGY AND PUBLIC HEALTH INTERVENTIONS NETWORK), BRAZIL, NOVEMBER 12 TO 17, 2006 Abdullah S. Al-Joudi 43


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