Health Check

Category: Nutrition and Dietetics

A passion for sport and nutrition

Griffith student Elle Leahy followed her love of sport to a degree in nutrition and dietetics, starting her studies with Griffith University in 2017.   Growing up in Goondiwindi,… Read More

Time to indulge this World Chocolate Day!

This Tuesday 7 July 2020 is World Chocolate Day, and as Health Check is focused on providing advice on studying health and living a healthy life, we… Read More

Dietitian Busts Three Food and Nutrition Myths

In this article, Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics alumnus and PhD candidate Bryce Brickley set the record straight on some of the more common food myths surrounding men's nutrition. Read More

Some important facts and tips around Men’s Health

It’s fair to say that on average, men often overlook their health when compared to their female counterparts. Some of the statistics around men’s health… Read More

Celebrating men in the kitchen this Men’s Health Week

In this article, Associate Professor Lauren Ball, Advanced Accredited Practising Dietitian and Principal Research Fellow at Griffith University shares three benefits for men to embrace the kitchen. Read More

Today is World Eating Disorders Action Day

June 2nd is World Eating Disorders Action Day, an awareness day organised by a global collective of thousands of individual activists, and by more than… Read More

Top five tips for nourishing your body while working from home

When your normal routine is no longer the same, keeping up with healthy habits can become a real challenge.  Associate Professor Lauren Ball Our lifestyles have… Read More

Seeking female participants for sports science study on antioxidant supplementation and exercise performance

We are currently seeking female participants for a sports science study investigating the effects of antioxidant supplementation on performance in women using oral contraception to… Read More

Seeking participants for shift work study

We are currently seeking participants for a clinical trial investigating the effects of probiotic supplements on the immune system after night shift/shift work. Eligibility criteria… Read More

Seeking participants for probiotic study

We are currently seeking participants for a 2 week trial related to probiotics. Eligibility criteria: We are looking for people aged 18-40 who can participate… Read More