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Government’s Speed Proposals Pose Serious Safety Risks

Thursday, 13 June 2024, 5:01 pm | Healthy Auckland Together

More people will die and be seriously injured on our roads under the government’s proposals to increase speed limits, says public health group Healthy Auckland Together. More >>

Nothing Sporting About Player Of The Day Burger Award

Tuesday, 21 December 2021, 9:04 am | Healthy Auckland Together

Healthy Auckland Together (HAT) is pleased its complaint against a BurgerFuel ‘Player of the Day’ award has been partially upheld by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) Complaints Board. But it says the ruling doesn’t go far enough. HAT spokesperson ... More >>

Ad aimed at children but doesn’t break the rules

Thursday, 22 November 2018, 10:00 am | Healthy Auckland Together

A chocolate bar for children, advertised with children and seen by children is not considered to be in breach of the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) code for children. More >>

Rise in obesity rates in school children

Wednesday, 20 June 2018, 10:34 am | Healthy Auckland Together

Auckland’s level of obesity in under-fives has continued to fall for the third year in a row but new data indicates children are putting on excess weight in their school years. More >>

Auckland adults tip the scales

Wednesday, 3 May 2017, 10:07 am | Healthy Auckland Together

Auckland’s pre-schoolers seem to be keeping weight off in larger numbers, bucking the adult trend, according to the latest research from the Healthy Auckland Together coalition. More >>

Active design more important for people with disabilities

Wednesday, 2 December 2015, 4:45 pm | Healthy Auckland Together

Urban planners will need to design for a growing number of people with disabilities in Auckland to encourage physical activity. More >>




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