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Dr Anna Rolleston The Cardiac Clinic We're so engrained in the habits of our usual lives we're unable to see how anything can be changed. Life becomes a conveyer belt that we get onto each morning and we are propelled around the same...

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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz Greetings Sunners and congratulations to all you readers, we have 100 per cent attendance from you all to have reached the shortest day of the year, which if you had been paying attention, was on Tuesday.This...

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John ArtsAbundant Living www.johnarts.co.nz In 2009, a University of California study analysed the data of more than 130,000 people hospitalised in the USA, who were admitted with heart attacks. Surprisingly they found about 75 per cent had normal...

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Culinary Conversationswith Peter BlakewayFood writer, caterer and private chef Have you ever wondered where the frozen prawns in the supermarket come from? Maybe you've even checked the country of origin and will inevitably have found they...

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Simon BridgesNational MP simonbridges.co.nz I attended the Bay of Plenty Young Fruit Grower awards on Wednesday evening. After a day of competitive events, the winner was announced at a gala dinner at Mills Reef Winery. Congratulations to all of...

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Catherine StewartTauranga City Councillor Council is seeking your feedback and ideas on resolving issues with our current building in the CBD. I will consider all submissions and options including building something to house staff outside of the...

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Matt CowleyTauranga City Councillor Dear next Mayor of Tauranga.Congratulations, you're the Mayor of New Zealand's fifth largest city. The city's growth will create many opportunities for the region, and will no doubt cause you...

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Andrew von DadelszenFormer Regional Councillor My last editorial I looked at migration levels. This week I want to look at our refugee numbers. For the last 30 years we have accepted 750 refugees into New Zealand annually. On top of that we then...

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Vet Checks Inwith Joerg Thammfrom Mount Vet Hospital Bailey was doing what any normal sane dog would do on a summer's day and they're at the beach, run around like crazy! Having just recovered from having both anal glands removed last...

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Vet Checks Inwith Joerg Thammfrom Mount Vet Hospital  Summer brings out the adventurous spirit, not just in humans. When cars meet cats the outcome is never good. Most cats are quite road savvy and manage to avoid taking on the big metal...

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Vet Checks Inwith Joerg Thammfrom Mount Vet Hospital Poor Abby ended up with an anal gland abcess that burst all over her owners carpet. She had been licking her back end more regularly over a few days and it had started to get rather pink, then...

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Sideline SidSports correspondant & historian www.sunlive.co.nz Last Wednesday, Sideline Sid and Mrs Sid had a taste of country thoroughbred racing at its best when they journeyed to the Whakatane Racing Club's winter meeting at the Te Teko...

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Weather Eyewith John Maunder Climate extremes in New Zealand, since instrumental records became available in the 1850's, show a range from the highest temperature of 42.4 degrees Celsius recorded in Rangiora on February 7, 1973, to the most intense...

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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz Here at RR headquarters we're in the dark, depressing depths of winter. Noses are running in the newsroom, coughs are barking and we've nearly bought the corner store out of lemons, honey...

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Todd TalksBy Todd Muller My recent electorate survey results are very clear – people are welcoming the growth of the region and the significant lift in employment. But they recognise such strong growth will bring challenges – and housing,...

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Matt CowleyTauranga City Councillor Hopefully you'll hear a lot about Tauranga City Council's civic heart project during the next month or so. It's really important you share your feedback with us – check out council's...

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Jane NeesBOP Regional Councillorwww.janenees.co.nz I'm always disappointed at the low voting turnout in local body elections. I'm never sure if people don't know who to vote for, don't think it is important to vote –...

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Catherine StewartTauranga City Councillor Council is seeking your feedback and ideas regarding the city's rubbish and waste. There are opportunities to recycle and compost more. Worm bins are a great way to reduce waste by utilising food...

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John ArtsAbundant Living www.johnarts.co.nz A clinical trial into tangerine and red palm extract is, for me, one of the most important studies into natural support for cardiovascular health. A study ‘Citrus Flavonoids and Tocotrienols for...

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