Wednesday, 1 November 2017
A ground-breaking program targeting healthy lifestyle behaviours in families has been awarded $350,000 in funding by the Greater Charitable Foundation to support the program’s delivery across the Hunter region over the next three years.
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Participants in a new HMRI nutrition and physical activity study at the University of Newcastle will gain a week’s worth of fruit and vegetables for free, along with $100 towards their grocery bill, while potentially losing weight.
Thursday, 31 August 2017
A world-first program developed at the University of Newcastle (UON) has received national recognition for enhancing the physical and mental wellbeing of young girls by engaging their fathers in positive lifestyle role modelling.
Healthy Youngsters, Healthy Dads – world first program made possible by Greater Charitable Foundation
Wednesday, 30 August 2017
The Greater Charitable Foundation has announced the University of Newcastle as the largest partner in its 2017 funding round.
Wednesday, 26 July 2017
The ongoing challenge of tempting kids to ‘eat their veg’ has taken a high-tech turn, with University of Newcastle dietitians trying out telehealth technology and online resources in a new nutrition intervention.
Thursday, 29 June 2017
Friday, 19 May 2017
New research from the University of Newcastle (UON) has busted the myth that young adults perceive tanned facial skin to be healthy and attractive.
Monday, 20 March 2017
Nutrition researchers at the University of Newcastle have five new clinical trials concurrently under recruitment in the Hunter, aiming to combat type 2 diabetes and heart disease with an array of natural dietary supplements and tasty foods.