Moana Research Press Release

New research affirms whānau-centred approach to primary health care

Press Release: Thursday 3 September Hon Peeni Henare – Beehive New research released today confirms using whānau-centred approaches in primary health care services is key to achieving better health and wellbeing outcomes for Māori and Pacific whānau. This aligns with the recommendations of the Health and Disability System Review. The independent report by Moana Research,

New research to get a better night’s sleep for tamariki

A new strategic research project with the aim of improving sleep for pepi and their whanau has been awarded $1.7 million over three years by A Better Start National Science Challenge. As well as improving sleep, this project also aims to reduce excessive weight gain in young tamariki (0-2 years), and to improve wellbeing among tamariki and their caregivers.