Perspectives

Food for Thoughts – Nutrition and Brain Health

After the success of the first AHSNZ conference in Christchurch we had many people who were unable to make it contact us hungry for more information. In response we have requested that our speakers write a post on their presentation. Reading it on your computer screen pales in comparison to hearing it in person, in Read More

Urban Design and Health – The Spaces in Between

After the success of the first AHSNZ conference in Christchurch we had many people who were unable to make it contact us hungry for more information. In response we have requested that our speakers write a post on their presentation. Reading it on your computer screen pales in comparison to hearing it in person, in Read More

Ancestral Health and General Practice – Art, Science or Quackery? Part I

Your consultation with a GP doesn’t have a script or a recipe. Once the door is shut, anything can happen. There is no rehearsal or practice run. The GP has to improvise. The patient takes the lead. It’s a bit like theatre sports with ‘The Improvisers” – the patient takes the leading role, there is a start, a finish and a ‘theme’ but there is no script.

Ancestral Health in General Practice

Wellington GP, Dr Pam Olver, reflects on the empowerment that an ancestral health perspective brings both her patients and herself as a general practitioner.

Average Joe and Ancestral Health

Phil Becker is your average Joe Kiwi, living in the coolest little capital in the world. He shares what living an ancestral life has meant to him and the health of his family.