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Smartwatch, Smart Move?

Health

Smartwatches are becoming an increasingly valuable tool in the arena of sport performance, health, and fitness. The ‘wearable device’ market is big business. According to International Data Corporation this market…

Sarah Cates01 October 2018

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Crickets Anyone?

Health

Driven by the forces of technology, science, lifestyle, behaviour, necessity, and economics, the evolution of new foods, food fads and dietary trends will never end. Many of us have sampled,…

Sarah Cates01 June 2018

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Getting Off the Podium

Health

SHAMEFULLY, NEW ZEALAND IS ON THE PODIUM– achieving bronze, with the third-highest incidence of unhealthy weight in adults and children within the OECD. The grip of our obesity epidemic is…

Sarah Cates24 October 2017

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Needles or Pills?

Health

Are you afraid of needles? Then the thought of a therapy that inserts needles into the body as a method of healing may switch you right off. However, many other…

Sarah Cates02 August 2017

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The Nuka System of Care

Health

Tracee Te Huia was fustrated. As general manager of Maori Health at Hawke’s Bay District Health Board, she said, “I couldn’t understand it. We have integrated teams, committed staff, and…

Sarah Cates03 April 2017

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The Science of Taste

Health Food

Take a jelly bean. Hold your nose and give it a chew. What sensations do you observe? Actually, even before you placed it in your mouth, especially if you like…

Sarah Cates04 February 2017

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Food Stars Unhealthy?

Health Food

a small space sits modestly on the front of packaged food. A space that brings industry, consumer groups, health experts, and the government into heated and intense dispute. This highly…

Sarah Cates24 December 2016

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Healthy Home Heating

Health

Unfortunately, this time of year brings its own smoke-filled legacy. Words such as ‘emissions’, ‘ambient air quality ’, ‘PM 10’, and ‘respiratory illness’ start hitting the headlines. The health effects…

Sarah Cates05 August 2016

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Drone Man

Technology

For some people, a ‘drone’ is a male bee. For others, it could be a military weapon, or something from a console combat game. But increasingly, it conjures up images…

Sarah Cates05 August 2016

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