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Alcohol-based hand sanitizer gel significantly reduces spread of gastrointestinal illnesses

Alcohol-based hand sanitizer gel significantly reduces spread of gastrointestinal illnesses

Male smokers needed for study to investigate new method of improving selenium intake

Male smokers needed for study to investigate new method of improving selenium intake

Scientists embark on a five-year study of the effects of soy isoflavones found in dietary supplements on various body tissues

Scientists embark on a five-year study of the effects of soy isoflavones found in dietary supplements on various body tissues

Unrecognized iron deficiency can impair immunity in older women

Unrecognized iron deficiency can impair immunity in older women

Shoppers misled by minced meat fat content labelling

Shoppers misled by minced meat fat content labelling

Boldly colored tableware is a mealtime aid to those with severe Alzheimer's disease

Boldly colored tableware is a mealtime aid to those with severe Alzheimer's disease

Auckland kids are five times more likely than those in other developed countries to need hospital admission for pneumonia

Auckland kids are five times more likely than those in other developed countries to need hospital admission for pneumonia

New book suggests foods with a low glycemic index are key to weight loss

New book suggests foods with a low glycemic index are key to weight loss

Mediterranean diet lowers risk of all-causes of death

Mediterranean diet lowers risk of all-causes of death

Broken bones often mean lifelong disability in the developing world

Broken bones often mean lifelong disability in the developing world

Salt Association hits back at “Sid the Slug” campaign

Salt Association hits back at “Sid the Slug” campaign

Important that nurses help women find ways to bond with their infants when breast-feeding is not possible

Important that nurses help women find ways to bond with their infants when breast-feeding is not possible

Overweight children up to five times more likely to suffer a heart attack or stroke before age of 65

Overweight children up to five times more likely to suffer a heart attack or stroke before age of 65

Inflammation could have important implications for modern-day health care

Inflammation could have important implications for modern-day health care

Neck surgeons brush up on West Nile virus

Neck surgeons brush up on West Nile virus

Most people’s diets get healthier from childhood to young adulthood

Most people’s diets get healthier from childhood to young adulthood

Experts discuss antibiotic resistance, tuberculosis, malaria, vaccines, maternal mortality, childhood diseases and health sector reform

Experts discuss antibiotic resistance, tuberculosis, malaria, vaccines, maternal mortality, childhood diseases and health sector reform

Measuring body fat has just got easier and a whole lot more sophisticated

Measuring body fat has just got easier and a whole lot more sophisticated

Health claims for omega-3 rich conventional food now allowed

Health claims for omega-3 rich conventional food now allowed

Protein sources, such as beef and beans beneficial in lowering childhood leukemia risk

Protein sources, such as beef and beans beneficial in lowering childhood leukemia risk