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8th ANA Conference

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The 8th ANA (Activity Nutrition Aotearoa) Conference was a brilliant success. This organisation celebrated its 25th Birthday with delegates singing a rousing ‘Happy Birthday’. Read more about '8th ANA Conference'...


Vegetables have no fat!

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Different fat cell types may be the key to obesity. Research has discovered that not all fat cells are the same – some release fat into the body and some... Read more about 'Vegetables have no fat!'...


Workforce Nutrition Course – Pacific Cultural engagement in nutrition

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To be held on Thursday 9th May, 9 am - 2 pm, Auckland Read more about 'Workforce Nutrition Course – Pacific Cultural engagement in nutrition'...


Dietitians and vegetables.co.nz

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Dietitians are registered health practitioners who evaluate scientific evidence about food and nutrition, and translate it into practical strategies. Read more about 'Dietitians and vegetables.co.nz'...


Vegetables for the mind and body poster updated

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Vegetables.co.nz has released an updated version of its Vegetables for your mind and body poster. This popular resource is widely used by teachers and health promoters. Read more about 'Vegetables for the mind and body poster updated'...


Lettuce be happy!

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Increased fruit and vegetable consumption can enhance mental well-being. Read more about 'Lettuce be happy!'...


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Culinary Professionals

HETTANZ - new president

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Read more about 'HETTANZ - new president'...


Lifestyle Medicine Conference 2019

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This conference is being held in Auckland, June 7-9, 2019. Read more about 'Lifestyle Medicine Conference 2019'...


New Zealand Senior Lifestyle Cuisine 2019

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Sunday 11 August 2019, 10am Read more about 'New Zealand Senior Lifestyle Cuisine 2019'...


A ‘HEALTHY DIET’ OF SOCIAL MEDIA: Trends in dietitians’ social media habits

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Our 2018 guide to dietitians’ social media habits provides extensive insight into how, where and when dietitians are using social media. This research was conducted by Appetite Communications and Dietitian Connection. Read more about 'A ‘HEALTHY DIET’ OF SOCIAL MEDIA: Trends in dietitians’ social media habits'...


Beef + Lamb Ambassador chefs

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Beef + Lamb New Zealand have announced their five Ambassador Chefs for 2019 to act as figureheads to drive innovation and creativity within the foodservice sector. Read more about 'Beef + Lamb Ambassador chefs'...


New President of Food Writers New Zealand

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Congratulations Michelle Jones – New President Foodwriters NZ Read more about 'New President of Food Writers New Zealand'...


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Family

Hauora Hub - Health Expo

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The Hauora Hub (Health Expo) was held on Saturday 23rd March 2019, 9-11.30 am at Clendon Town Centre. Read more about 'Hauora Hub - Health Expo'...


Lots of vegetables have fibre!

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University of Otago researchers have found a link between higher intakes of dietary fibre and whole grain foods and a reduction in the risk of a wide range of non-communicable... Read more about 'Lots of vegetables have fibre!'...


New insights into nutrition of New Zealand babies

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New University of Auckland research examining whether Kiwi families are meeting national food and nutrition guidelines when feeding their babies, has found strong adherence to some of the guidelines but... Read more about 'New insights into nutrition of New Zealand babies'...


Healthy meals at the heart of new school teaching resources

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Food and nutrition/technology classes at schools around New Zealand are being offered contemporary, visually appealing and online tools, following the launch new Food Curriculum Project resources. Read more about 'Healthy meals at the heart of new school teaching resources '...


New health group set up to tackle much-needed health prevention measures

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One-third of premature death and disability in New Zealand is caused by smoking, alcohol, obesity and unhealthy diets, yet less than a half a percent of the health budget is... Read more about 'New health group set up to tackle much-needed health prevention measures'...


Study looks at kūmara as a potential baby health food

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New Zealand researchers are hoping to find out if kūmara could promote healthy bacteria in an infant's gut. Read more about 'Study looks at kūmara as a potential baby health food'...


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