Health news

Atawhai shifts family violence response

Atawhai shifts family violence response

27 May, 2024
An AUT-led project recently published its findings that aims to transform thinking and outcomes in health care responsiveness to family violence.
Reducing high screen time for NZ kids

Reducing high screen time for NZ kids

23 May, 2024
New recommendations released to help Kiwi kids avoid impacts of high rates of screen use at home and in classroom.
Pregnant runners\' pain varies

Pregnant runners' pain varies

15 Apr, 2024
A new study has found key differences in the pain of pregnant runners, depending on whether they’ve previously had children.
New community-centred oral health clinic

New community-centred oral health clinic

27 Mar, 2024
Students and staff gathered at the AUT South Campus for a blessing ceremony for a new oral health clinic for the community in South Auckland.
Urgency needed over mental health care

Urgency needed over mental health care

22 Mar, 2024
A survey of parents in Aotearoa shows that 95 percent are having difficulties finding mental health treatment for children.
Professor examines ‘difficult’ topic

Professor examines ‘difficult’ topic

12 Mar, 2024
‘Violence Within Whānau and Mahi Tūkino – A Litany of Sound Revisited’ was written by AUT Professor Denise Wilson, Associate Dean of Māori Research.
How effective were vaccine mandates?

How effective were vaccine mandates?

29 Feb, 2024
AUT Researchers looked at whether the vaccine mandates increased COVID-19 vaccination rates and their impact on employees.
New research: reversing Type 2 diabetes

New research: reversing Type 2 diabetes

26 Feb, 2024
Associate Professor Dr Caryn Zinn is leading a three-year project looking into non-pharmaceutical ways to reverse Type 2 Diabetes and says it's possible.
Sound Healing, does it really work?

Sound Healing, does it really work?

15 Feb, 2024
Associate Professors from the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Mangor Pedersen and Daniel Shepherd explore if sound healing is healthy or a hoax.
AUT secures $5.8m in research funding

AUT secures $5.8m in research funding

14 Feb, 2024
The Health Research Council (HRC) funding announced in December has proven to be a boon for AUT’s academics.

1234