• Being open: timely access to NZCYES publications 

    Gallagher, Sarah; Duncanson, Mavis; Simpson, Jean
    Access to accurate, up to date information in the area of child and youth health is important for the successful development and delivery of targeted services to our diverse communities in New Zealand in order to improve ...
  • Constipation: A commonly costly complex condition 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Wicken, Andrew; Morris, Simon; Adams, Judith; Gallagher, Sarah; Simpson, Jean
    Background: The 2015 New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service reports to NZ district health boards (DHBs) on the health status of children and young people found that constipation was a common reason for acute and ...
  • Health needs of children in State care 

    Duncanson, Mavis
    Background There are over 5,500 children and young people in the custody of the State in New Zealand. Their complex experiences and life stories have important implications for health services. Research has shown that ...
  • What's for dinner? Relative and absolute differences in food prices 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Boston, Grace; Parnell, Winsome; Simpson, Jean
    Background: Women with children experiencing food insecurity report difficulty affording healthy food and express concern that high fat processed food and sugar sweetened beverages are often less expensive than fresh foods ...