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  1. Video for Māori doctor says less carbs, more fats to combat diabetes
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    Māori doctor says less carbs, more fats to combat diabetes

    November is NZ Diabetes Action month and Dr Lily Fraser is on a mission to help change Māori attitudes towards nutrition as a means to combat this debilitating disease.  

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    Charity sees Taranaki man taking on Iron Man

    A Taranaki man is set to take on a big challenge, after conquering his battle with obesity. Dinnie Moeahu is raising money for the Little Fighters Trust by competing in an Iron Man competition next year.

  3. Video for New data to help address Māori mental health in West Auckland
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    New data to help address Māori mental health in West Auckland

    Te Whānau o Waipareira has new research and data to help address the high rates of poor mental health among Māori in West Auckland. The lead research director Dr. Tanya Allport says the focus should be evidential based not just 'Kaupapa Māori'. 

  4. Video for Ngāti Rangitihi researcher working with indigenous to combat Huntington's disease
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    Ngāti Rangitihi researcher working with indigenous to combat Huntington's disease

    Dr Melanie Cheung has just returned from Rome where she represented indigenous communities at an audience with the Pope for those suffering from Huntington’s disease.

  5. Video for Māori organisations band together to combat suicide
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    Māori organisations band together to combat suicide

    Māori organisations in the Counties Manukau community are banding together to erase suicide in the region with a tikanga Māori approach. It's the first Memorandum of Collaboration (MOC) of its kind in the country and was signed today by nearly twenty government and non-government organisations to build strength in numbers to tackle the issue.

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    $5.7m for research into diabetes management

    Health Minister Jonathan Coleman and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith have announced the recipients of more than $5.7 million of funding to improve the management of long-term health conditions.

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    A smokefree New Zealand by 2025

    The lower North Island is cracking down on smoking. A free stop smoking service has been set up to help Wellington, Hutt Valley, Kapiti, Porirua and Wairarapa communities and families to quit smoking. 

  8. Video for First grandchild to graduate for Rangiheuea whānau
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    First grandchild to graduate for Rangiheuea whānau

    Kawerau bred Jordan Rangiheuea is proud to be one of the 165 Māori students graduating from AUT's Faculty of Health of Environmental Sciences.

  9. Video for Hāpai Te Hauora gets behind “No sugar drinks” campaign
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    Hāpai Te Hauora gets behind “No sugar drinks” campaign

    Auckland-based Māori public health organisation Hāpai Te Hauora is calling on regional and national decision makers to support community initiatives that address the harmful effects of sugar addiction. Tikanga Advisor Rangi McLean says the challenge is part of reducing obesity.

  10. Video for Addiction among Māori on the rise
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    Addiction among Māori on the rise

    Addiction practitioners are calling for more government support as the growing methamphetamine and alcohol epidemics reach unmanageable levels. 120 drug and rehab Māori practitioners met in Rotorua today to identify areas that need an urgent address.

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