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Private Rentals Often Unsafe for Toddlers

Thursday, 15 January 2015, 1:53 pm | Growing Up in New Zealand

Auckland, 15 January 2015 – Many private rentals fall short of being safe places to bring up a child suggests new research into household safety released by Growing Up in New Zealand . Evaluating interviews with the parents of almost 7,000 children ... More >>

Young New Zealand families are moving house more than ever

Tuesday, 9 December 2014, 9:40 am | Growing Up in New Zealand

Auckland, 9 December 2014 – New Zealand families with children under two move house much more than previously thought and more often than families in other countries. These are two of the key findings published today in a new report from the Growing ... More >>

NZ parents hope for more than just happy and healthy babies

Thursday, 16 October 2014, 2:49 pm | Growing Up in New Zealand

Auckland, 16 October 2014 – What do expectant mums and dads hope for their children? According to new research from Growing Up in New Zealand , a baby’s health and happiness may be high up on the list, but today’s parents want a lot more than ... More >>

Milk contributes to iron deficiency in New Zealand newborns

Friday, 12 September 2014, 12:45 pm | Growing Up in New Zealand

Auckland, 12 September 2014 – Pregnant women who drink three or more servings of milk per day might put their babies at risk of being iron deficient during an important phase of their development, according to new research from Growing Up in ... More >>

New Approach Needed to Identify Vulnerable Children Earlier

Monday, 21 July 2014, 10:37 am | Growing Up in New Zealand

Routinely collected health data on pregnant women could be used in a better way to identify ‘at risk’ children earlier and more effectively, according to a new report from the Growing Up in New Zealand longitudinal study released today. More >>

Harvard epidemiologist to chair NZ scientific group

Friday, 7 March 2014, 10:33 am | Growing Up in New Zealand

Harvard epidemiologist Professor Carlos A. Camargo has been appointed the new chair of the Expert Scientific Advisory Group for the Growing Up in New Zealand (GUiNZ) longitudinal study. The Advisory Group is comprised of New Zealand and international ... More >>

Finding solutions for New Zealand whanau

Monday, 9 December 2013, 9:05 am | Growing Up in New Zealand

The Growing up in New Zealand study welcomes New Zealand’s first monitor of child poverty report and is looking forward to contributing the “why” information, and to finding solutions for New Zealand whanau. “Trend monitoring has seen extensive ... More >>

Many answers already available on children's health

Friday, 22 November 2013, 5:43 pm | Growing Up in New Zealand

The government’s Health Committee report released this week includes 12 key recommendations for building a better future for New Zealand children and much of the research needed is already underway in the ground-breaking Growing Up in New Zealand study. More >>

Insight Into The Lives Of Our Children At Nine Months Of Age

Friday, 23 March 2012, 10:18 am | Growing Up in New Zealand

Growing Up In New Zealand Provides Insight Into The Lives Of Our Children At Nine Months Of Age More >>

Pregnant mums flock to enrol in Growing Up

Monday, 10 August 2009, 1:55 pm | Growing Up in New Zealand

Growing Up in New Zealand reached a major milestone this week after enrolling the 5000th pregnant mother into what is New Zealand’s largest ever child research study. It marks the half way point of the recruitment period, both in terms of numbers of ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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