Healthy Community

Dr Nicki Jackson is the executive director of Alcohol Healthwatch.     “My role is to inform strong action on alcohol in our country, through looking at what evidence will work to reduce harm. I love being able to have a voice for those who are affected by...

Book Review – Safe Food - Fourth edition, 2019 by Pip Duncan Safe Food continues to provide sound food safety advice to students and foodservice workers in hospitality or residential catering situations. First published in 1992, this 4th edition has been updated to reflect the current...

Alison Pask, Executive Director, Activity and Nutrition Aotearoa says it is vital that everyone participate in regular physical activity during the current lockdown and eat well. Following the Ministry of Health Eating and Activity Guidelines will contribute to long term wellbeing and will help to...

Phasing out sugary drinks in Pasifika churches and community groups A water-only pledge has been translated into seven Pasifika languages and jointly signed by nearly 20 Pasifika church and community group leaders, shifting the consumption of sugary drinks where community spend their time across Auckland. The opportunity...