Its nearly upon us… that time of year when your calender goes nuts, there’s no time for exercise because you’re too busy going to Christmas parties and end of year functions, and if you’re a parent you’ll have prize givings, end of year picnics, graduations and sports days to attend. Budgets go out the window as you source the perfect gift and catch more taxis … diets go out the window because the food is so good and you tell yourself you’ll get back on track in January.
Don't just 'see through' the silly season - own it!
Liam Malone – an inspirational start to a mid-week morning
I had the pleasure to hear Liam Malone, NZs medal winning ‘blade runner’, speak this morning. What an inspirational way to start a Wednesday morning.
What does it mean to be healthy?
From a life insurance perspective to get a healthy living discount, you need to be able to answer all our health questions in the positive. Inherently this means that the younger you are the more likely you are to qualify for the additional lifetime discount. It also means that if you’re feeling unwell it may pay to wait till you’re back to full health to apply.
Obesity is a leading cause of death.
Almost one in three adult New Zealanders (over 15 years) is obese, and one in ten children. New Zealand has the third highest adult obesity rate in the world, only worse than Mexico and the USA.
Happy International Day of Older Persons!
Sunday 1 October is the ‘International Day of Older Persons’. A day we celebrate those who have loved long and all that they have to offer us.
What did the buffalo say to his son when he left for college?
For many people, whose fathers and grandfathers have passed away, Father’s Day is a wonderful way of reflecting and remembering. Whatever you do on Sunday, the main thing Pinnacle Life want for you, is that you create some special memories. We believe that what we do helps make it a little easier to keep those memories alive for the people that you care most about. What better way can there be than telling bad jokes and remembering with a smile?