Time for a state boost for dental care?

© Provided by Newsroom Has the time come for greater state support of dental care for particular groups in NZ society? Murray Thomson and Jonathan Broadbent from the University of Otago’s school of dentistry take a look The face and mouth are a vital […]

‘Front of package’ food labels boost nutrition

Share this Article You are free to share this article under the Attribution 4.0 International license. There’s an association between putting nutrition data on “front of package” food product labels and improved nutritional content in those foods, according to a new study. Researchers analyzed 16 years of data on tens […]

Exercise-Induced Endocannabinoids Boost Brain Plasticity

Source: dolomite-summits/Shutterstock Neuroscientists have known for decades that physical activity improves memory functions. Since the early 2000s, numerous human and animal studies have identified a correlative link between cardiorespiratory exercise and better neuroperformance. In August 2020, a systematic review (Blomstrand & Engvall, 2020) concluded that a single bout of moderate-to-vigorous […]