New data may help nutrition monitoring
26 September 2014A new combination of household food purchases and nutrition data is being used to assess population exposure to sodium, saturated fat, and sugar in New Zealand.
Major funding investment in University of Auckland research
16 September 2014The University of Auckland has received 14 grants totalling more than $48 million of new funding in the latest funding round announced by the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment.
High milk intake risks iron deficiency in babies
12 September 2014Pregnant women who drink three or more servings of milk per day might put their babies at risk of being iron deficient during an important phase of their development, according to new research.
Lower cost leads to more children taken to Accident and Medical clinics
10 September 2014Lowering the cost of going to some Accident and Medical clinics in Auckland on evenings and weekends, appears to have led to an increase in the number of children under six using these clinics
Rats no longer rule
09 September 2014The University of Auckland is holding a celebration to mark 50 years since the first confirmed island rodent eradication in 1964, an effort that helped inspire a whole new generation of scientists and conservationists.