Life stage - Teenagers' health

Expert advice on how to fuel hungry teens with healthy food.

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Early ageing and disease risk goes up after...

People who experience mental illness in their youth are at...

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Teens need enough sleep, for better mental health

Teenagers who get less than six hours of sleep a...

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The financial impact of anorexia care

Carers for someone with eating disorder anorexia nervosa are more...

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What to feed your kids for better learning...

What kids eat can impact their capacity to learn. We...

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Risk of hand sanitiser poisoning underestimated

Hand sanitiser is everywhere these days, thanks to COVID-19 infection...

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Harmful dieting on the rise in teens

Dieting to lose weight is on the rise among teens...

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How children are affected by coronavirus – what...

The new coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease COVID-19, has...

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Six vegan meat swaps that aren’t ultra processed

Whether you’ve got a converted family member or a vegan...

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Ask the experts: How bad are instant noodles...

Q I have a teenage boy who almost lives off...

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Why children and teens should avoid dieting

In the USA, Weight Watchers (now known as WW) have...

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Low teen fitness linked to later disability

Low physical fitness, obesity, or both, in adolescent boys is...

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Sleep your teen to better behaviour

Worried about your teen making risky decisions? A solution might...

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Kiwi teens less fit than their parents were

New Zealand teenagers are less fit and weigh more than...

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Teens cook up a storm in a national...

Secondary school students are taking hospitality and health seriously in...

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‘Food swamps’ swallow kids’ choices

How much do you think about the environment around you?...

USEFUL RESOURCES

Snacks for sporty teens

"Help! My teenager has developed hollow legs and my grocery...

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Danger in your drink?

If you know an energy-drink-loving teen, it could be time...

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Ditch the phone for a longer sleep?

Excessive smartphone use may be interfering with teenagers getting enough...
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