Health & nutrition
Diet of sugary drinks linked to changes in the brain that have been linked to cancer and Alzheimer's disease.
No doubt you're aware of the food poisoning risks of chicken, eggs and shellfish but did you know reheated rice can be dodgy too?
An anti-fluoride group has claimed local councils are breaching human rights by fluoridating water supplies.
Here are five rules to help you run a healthy house, no matter how busy you are.
Seven clever ideas to help you eat well (without breaking the bank).
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Rats, like humans, like to split the Oreo and eat the cream first. And it's classic addict behaviour.
Using games and stickers can tempt children to try new vegetables, a new study shows.
Katie Hopkins - she who famously said ginger babies were 'harder to love' - has weighed in on fat kids.
Quite simply skipping breakfast is a lost opportunity to get good nutrients into our kids. It's truly an easy meal to get right.
Anti-fluoride campaigners were dealt a triple blow at yesterday's local body elections, losing three referenda.
If the Government is serious about reversing the obesity epidemic, it must introduce tough new rules on the packaging of children's treats, Consumer NZ says.
A primary school pupil and a university student are recovering after falling seriously ill with meningococcal disease.
This past week I had the opportunity to try out My Food Bag - a food delivery service with recipes created by Nadia Lim.
As a parent it can be incredibly hard to get our kids eating what we know they should eat. So a new study caught my attention.
How free range are those supermarket eggs really? You may be surprised.
One night in a frigid bedroom can harm a child's lung function for up to a fortnight, study says.
Patients' lives could be at risk because of frequent miscommunication between GPs and the people they treat, researchers say.
Most people don't eat enough fibre, but it's not too late to turn it around by following these simple steps.
A fat tax is being suggested as a possible way to improve the health of New Zealanders.
One week they are good for you, the next they're not. So what's the real deal?
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