BMI keeps on going up – and reflections on the Diabesity Symposium

Is body mass index (BMI) relentlessly increasing in NZ, or plateauing? In this blog we present trends in BMI by ethnicity in NZ going back to the 1980s. Over the last four decades the annual increase in BMI is linear, relentless increasing; no sign of a plateau, yet. Given this trend, The Diabesity Crisis symposium just […]

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Hike it, Bike it

A collection of leaflets from the New Zealand Transport Agency describing the things you need to know to help teach your child about staying safe on roads, cycling, walking, taking the bus and near railways.

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Healthy Futures

Healthy Futures are a charitable trust that aims to improve the health of NZ children. This website provides evidenced-based resources, blogs and offers programmes to encourage healthy environments in schools, communities and workplaces.

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Feet First

Feet First resources support safe active travel to and from school. These include curriculum resources to use in lesson planning and support for active travel programmes.

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