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NZ fitness scoreboard for 2018: appalling - ExerciseNZ

Wednesday, 12 December, 2018 - 07:26

Kiwi exercise attitudes and government focus seriously need to change in 2019, as New Zealand ends the year as one of the worst in the world for physical activity, ExerciseNZ chief executive Richard Beddie says.

Fiso Group deal to rescue Pacific Health Services confirmed

Tuesday, 11 December, 2018 - 10:55

The Fiso Group’s deal to take over Pacific Health Services in Porirua has been confirmed with new management swiftly put in place to work through transition to a new entity - Pacific Health Plus.

Pacific course looks to address alarming life expectancy stats

Monday, 10 December, 2018 - 11:39

Pacific people need to focus more on improving nutrition, if they are to reverse the alarming life expectancy statistics which is seeing them dying younger and having higher rates of chronic diseases than all other New Zealanders.

Significant growth in Maori exercise leaders

Wednesday, 28 November, 2018 - 09:35

New Zealand is seeing a significant growth in Maori fitness and personal training leaders, ExerciseNZ chief executive Richard Beddie says.

Smoking during pregnancy increases likelihood of baby becoming obese

Thursday, 22 November, 2018 - 14:00

Smoking during pregnancy increases the chance that your baby will become obese. New research published in Experimental Physiology examined potential reasons for this phenomenon, using tissue which is normally discarded following birth.

Kinder Surprise ad aimed at children but doesn't break the rules - industry regulator

Thursday, 22 November, 2018 - 09:42

A chocolate bar for children, advertised with children and seen by children is not considered to be in breach of the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) code for children.

Elective c-section linked to overweight risk - new research

Thursday, 22 November, 2018 - 05:00

A new study has found that babies born by elective - but not emergency - caesarean were more likely to be overweight at 12 months age.

Research finds sense of smell linked to obesity

Monday, 19 November, 2018 - 09:12

New study finds link between smell and obesity University of Otago researchers have broken new ground by identifying a link between smell and obesity. The findings will be published today in the international Obesity Reviews journal.

The challenge of improving health and reducing health inequities in NZ

Saturday, 17 November, 2018 - 09:00

The Healthier Lives - He Oranga Hauora National Science Challenge welcomes the announcement from the Minister of Research, Science and Innovation Hon Megan Woods, which confirms funding for its 2019-2024 research strategy.

Manu Vatuvei turns pro on Joseph Parker undercard

Friday, 16 November, 2018 - 15:18

Rugby league superstar Manu ‘The Beast’ Vatuvei will make his professional boxing debut on the undercard of Joseph Parker v Alexander Flores presented by Flooring Xtra at Christchurch’s Horncastle Arena on December 15.