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Source: Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

05 Oct, 2021

It’s Fiji Language Week, being celebrated in Aotearoa from 3 October to 9 October, and episode seven of this year’s AUT Pacific Language Week video series has been released.

The video is narrated in Fijian (with English subtitles). It explains how a healthy diet can go a long way in reducing a person’s risk of having a stroke.

View our Fiji Language Week video below to find out more about some common healthy eating tips.

Check out the AUT Stroke Riskometer™ app

The video encourages the use of the free Stroke Riskometer mobile app developed by Professor Valery Feigin, Professor Feigin, Director of the National Institute for Stroke and Applied Neurosciences at AUT, to assess their individual risk of stroke and undertake efforts to reduce the risk. The app also been endorsed by the World Stroke Organisation, the World Heart Foundation, the World Federation of Neurology, and the European Stroke Organisation.

Release dates

To watch each video in the 2021 AUT Pacific Language Videos: ‘Busting the myths around stroke’ as it is launched, follow the ‘Pacific at AUT’ Facebook page or watch on YouTube. The AUT Pacific Language Weeks project is supported by the Pacific Media Network.

  • Niue Language Week: Sunday 17 October – Saturday 23 October 2021
  • Tokelau Language Week: Sunday 24 October – Saturday 30 October 2021

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