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Kiwi diet pill claims – experts respond

John Kerr posted in on February 20th, 2015.

The company behind a new New Zealand weight loss product claim their latest clinical trial shows the pill works — but experts say more rigorous studies are needed to show it is actually effective. Satisfax, a blend of grape and kiwifruit extracts, was developed by Tuatara Natural Products as a weight loss aid which slows […]

NZ Herald: Vitamins aid becoming a father, study shows

Peter Griffin posted in on January 20th, 2011.

Martin Johnston writes in the New Zealand Herald about an Auckland-led review which suggests that taking certain supplements could help improve subfertility – poor quality sperm – in men suffering from the condition. The review found that the use of antioxidants resulted in an increased rate of pregnancy and live birth, and also generlaly improved […]

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