Merry Christmas and best wishes for 2018: Do you have any special little things you like to do at Christmas. Every year I buy a new Christmas tree decoration and over the years I’ve built up quite a collection for my children. They are all shapes and sizes, some made by my … Read more »

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Nutrition is constantly in the media and as Dietitians we endeavour to monitor scientific change and balance it with practical application and the enjoyment of food.

10 Tips for better food choices this Christmas

Weight control is the key to better health but this can be hard when Christmas often leads to overconsumption. Find out where to start. Read more »

Minding ‘the gaps’ in eating routine aids weight loss

It’s what you do in ‘the gaps’ between the ‘all on’ and ‘all off’ phases that really matters to your physical and mental well-being. Read more »

Are nuts all they are cracked up to be?

Are nuts healthy and how much do we need to eat in order to enjoy their health benefits? Read more »

Dietitians and Nutritionists what’s the difference?

Dietitians are the most credible source of nutrition and food knowledge when you need to apply it to health and disease in NZ. Read more »

Wise up to Discretionary Foods for better health

If you are struggling to lose weight or lower your cholesterol then taking a closer look at your intake of discretionary foods can improve your results.
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Could you make healthier decisions when shopping?

Every food item we drop into our supermarket trolley isn’t just affecting us but also the health of those we provide food for. How well do you shop? Read more »

Take action for better holiday health!

Whether you prefer a holiday blobbing out by a pool or more action packed, making good food and exercise choices while away can see you return relaxed and healthier. Read more »

How to put ‘real’ flavour into your cooking

It can be so easy to snip the top off a packet of flavouring when cooking. But if we really want to reduce the salt, fat and sugar in our diet natural flavours are best. Find out how. Read more »

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