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3 News/NZPA: Call for earlier focus to help troubled youth

Peter Griffin posted in on August 16th, 2010.

Professor Sir Peter Gluckman has said that we need to focus more on young children (under 6), as that is the period in which their ability to cope with life later on, is determined. He also says that a more integrated approach is needed between health, education and social welfare, and that more targeted efforts […]

Lifestyle, Diet and Cancer

Peter Griffin posted in on August 4th, 2008.

Introduction There is a great deal of interest in the link between diet, lifestyle and cancer. Evidence is strengthening that body weight, physical activity and dietary factors influence the personal risk of developing some cancers, with dietary factors estimated to account for around 30% of all cancers in industrialized countries(1). Diet and lifestyle factors are […]

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