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Better brushing needed for the health of Waikato children's teeth - DHB

Tuesday, 5 February, 2019 - 09:42

Looking after your pearly whites is more important than ever, particularly from a young age. Children’s dental care is free from birth to year 8, but the war with tooth decay is still a constant battle for everyone.

The significant benefits of physical activity for diabetes - NZ REPs

Tuesday, 5 February, 2019 - 08:03

There are over 240,000 people in New Zealand who have been diagnosed with diabetes.

Most of these have type 2 diabetes, with cases of obesity-related type 2 diabetes on the rise. It is suggested that there are another 100,000 people with diabetes but undiagnosed.

Phase out the Fizz in 2019

Monday, 4 February, 2019 - 17:07

Hāpai Te Hauora calls for a universal ban on the sale of non-water beverages in New Zealand schools.

Schools urged to 'phase out the fizz in 2019'

Monday, 4 February, 2019 - 17:02

Hāpai Te Hauora calls for a universal ban on the sale of non-water beverages in New Zealand schools.

Resistance exercise programme 'builds muscle and reduces diabetes risk'

Thursday, 31 January, 2019 - 14:00

It has been said that "if exercise could be packaged in a pill, it would be the single most prescribed and beneficial medicine in the nation." Now, new research, published in Experimental Physiology by researchers from the University of Glasgow, has highlighted several of the positive health eff

Kiwis invited to Eden Park for fun, fitness and world record attempt

Thursday, 31 January, 2019 - 11:00

Kiwis are being urged to turn up at Eden Park in their droves for the "World’s Biggest Boot Camp" at Eden Park on Sunday, February 24.

More 30km/h limits needed - Brake

Wednesday, 30 January, 2019 - 15:47

Brake, the road safety charity says 30km/h limits are needed around schools to protect children and help create safer, more liveable streets. The charity is also reminding drivers to slow down and look out for kids as schools and kindergartens return from the summer break.

The shame of 'fat-shaming' in public health - prof

Wednesday, 30 January, 2019 - 08:02

Dr Isaac Warbrick, Director of the Taupua Waiora Centre for Māori Health Research at Auckland University of Technology (AUT), says societal and institutional racism needs to be challenged in the areas of nutrition, physical activity and weight loss.

Global call for joint action on obesity, undernutrition and climate change

Tuesday, 29 January, 2019 - 11:02

A new international report linking obesity, undernutrition and climate change is calling for strong global actions that address all three issues at once.

Shift work associated with reduced fetal growth and longer pregnancies

Wednesday, 23 January, 2019 - 13:00

New research published in The Journal of Physiology indicates shift work exposure in mothers can result in reduced fetal growth and longer pregnancies, even when the shift work is only carried out early in pregnancy.