Tag: health

The Heart Foundation launches new Food Guide

The Heart Foundation has launched its new visual food guide. This has been a two-and-a-half year project to develop a replacement for the old Heart Foundation food pyramid (withdrawn in 2005). Read more about 'The Heart Foundation launches new Food Guide'...


BLOG NEWS: Low vegetable and fruit intake now cause more illness than smoking

The Ministry of Health's recently released Burden of Disease study for New Zealand released recently reveals that excess body weight is predicted to cause more health loss by 2016 than... Read more about 'BLOG NEWS: Low vegetable and fruit intake now cause more illness than smoking'...


BLOG NEWS: Vegetables and fruit can help weight loss

If you want to lose weight, then eat more nutrient-packed fruits and vegetables; they can turn off the cycle of craving for other types of foods and short circuit the... Read more about 'BLOG NEWS: Vegetables and fruit can help weight loss'...