Health & nutrition
The best way to have fit and healthy kids, is to be a fit and healthy adult.
Google is experimenting with a feature that provides live advice to searchers looking for information on some medical conditions.
A warning sign highlighting how far you would have to walk to burn off the calories in a soft drink has dramatically deterred teens.
A chemical found in broccoli and other vegetables may improve the symptoms of autism in young men, according to a new study.
Taking the time to cook with kids can provide a connection point for families and develop a healthy attitude towards food.
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Snack bars which are promoted as being healthy and convenient are predominantly high in sugar and saturated fats, Consumer NZ says.
Our kids would eat junk food every day all day if we let them. And it's probably almost cheaper to buy the junk than the good stuff.
A parent going through cancer is a terrifying thing for a child. Here's some advice from parents and experts on how to help them cope.
At some point your kids might start to really think about where their food is coming from and want to exercise some choices in what they're eating.
From broken marriages to strained sibling relationships, even the most durable relationships may splinter when childhood cancer rears its ugly head.
With most parents unable to tell if a child is overweight, should anyone else be raising the issue?
Flatters and young marrieds often ask me how they can keep their weekly food bill in check. Here are 10 ideas.
Miss A is collecting the bumps, bruises and scars of early childhood and learning that you can't trust everyone, including me.
Keeping on top of things around the home could be one small way to keep your stress in check too.
Adult life is full of petty humiliations.
Kids' magazines expose youngsters to unhealthy food marketing, potentially contributing to childhood obesity.
Matt is already thinking ahead to the stuff his girls will encounter when teenagers.
Had the flu vaccine, but still sick? Here are 10 flu mysteries explained...
Matt Calman says this has been one of the grumpiest years of his life.
Kiwis would gain an extra 0.7kg each year were it not for the Heart Foundation's tick.
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