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The perils of over-exercising and under-eating – Waikato Q&A

John Kerr posted in on May 12th, 2016.

The University of Waikato held a live online Q&A session with their experts, covering issues such as over-exercising, ‘fitness addiction and eating disorders. The discussion was recorded and can be viewed below. The Panel included: Associate Professor Holly Thorpe, Associated Professor (Human Development and Movement Studies) Dr Pawel K Olszewski, Senior Lecturer (Biological Sciences) Dr […]

Anorexia study seeks NZ volunteers – In the News

John Kerr posted in on March 23rd, 2016.

New Zealand scientists are putting the call out for volunteers with, or having recovered from anorexia nervosa, to take part in the world’s largest and most rigorous genetic investigation into the illness. The international Anorexia Nervosa Genetics Initiative (ANGI) is looking for Kiwis to take part in the study, which includes completing a survey and […]

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