How come maori diabetes rates are high compared to non-maori?

April 30, 2018, 2:55 p.m.

The moko foundation is working with researchers to understand how maori metabolise sugar differently in hopes that this will give more understanding to the diabetes epidemic. They are hosting an information evening tonight in Kaitaia at 5pm at The Moko Foundation. We are Joined by Conor O'Sullivan for an update on their mahi in Te Hiku O Te Ika.


Project Targets Health Inequalities

Waharoa ki te Toi a new health initiative aims to deal with the pressing health issues common to Māori
4 years, 5 months

New Research Facility to Enhance Māori Health

Unique state of the art health research facility officially opens to the community of Kaitaia
4 years, 5 months

The Moko Foundation Assisting Whānau

Conor O'sullivan says they've extended their iMoko services, and are delivering care packages to whānau in need
2 years, 10 months

Gathering Data on Sugar in Schools

Health professional, Conor O'Sullivan of the Moko Foundation is gathering insights on sugar in schools to inform policy
1 year, 8 months