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Pacific students take part in first ever ‘Sugar in Schools' project

Thursday, 21 November, 2019 - 14:12

For the first time ever in Wellington, research among high school age Pacific students will be done to understand absorption rates of sugar.

University of Auckland researchers among most highly cited in the world

Wednesday, 20 November, 2019 - 13:25

Five University of Auckland scientists have been recognised in the Web of Science Group 2019 list of the most highly cited researchers in the world released yesterday (19 November 2019).

Food industry serves the waffle, government pours the syrup

Monday, 18 November, 2019 - 09:48

A just-released report shows that the food industry wants to stay in a business-as-usual mode with a few minor tweaks around the edges.

Food industry asked to step up fight against obesity

Saturday, 16 November, 2019 - 09:00

The Government is asking the food industry to step up work to tackle obesity including reducing sugar, fat and salt in their products, better information for consumers, and tighter restrictions on advertising to children.

New paper series: Aotearoa, land of the long wide bare cupboard

Thursday, 7 November, 2019 - 11:58

Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) has launched a series of papers to highlight the problems children face living in food insecure households. The first three papers in the series, entitled Aotearoa, land of the long wide bare cupboard , are available for download now.

Preterm blood-test a step closer with $230k boost

Monday, 4 November, 2019 - 07:30

A Liggins Institute researcher has received a $NZ230,000 boost to develop a mid-pregnancy blood test to predict premature birth.

Industry-first guide to ensure our playgrounds fit the bill

Friday, 1 November, 2019 - 08:17

Playground Centre, the company behind award-winning playgrounds in New Zealand and Australia, has released a guide to creating playgrounds that ensure children, families and communities reap the physical, emotional and social benefits of play.

Curbing sugar intake needs to start at the top of the food chain

Wednesday, 30 October, 2019 - 15:33

As trick-or-treating children prepare for their Halloween haul, scientists, dentists, doctors and the beverage industry are meeting tomorrow (31 October) to discuss the impact sugar has on New Zealand health.

Opinion: Extra ingredients needed to get recipe right for free lunches in schools

Wednesday, 30 October, 2019 - 14:43

The Government has announced it will roll out a trial school lunch program in 120 schools in early 2020 providing healthy lunches to schoolchildren.

They must be applauded for this initiative and it’s long overdue.

Many countries have well proven heathy school lunch programs.

Superb Spring superfoods are here

Monday, 21 October, 2019 - 10:30

Spring is a great time to shake up your diet and make the most of new seasonal produce to boost your overall health and vitality.