Measles exposure on flights – Hutt Valley DHB

Regional Public Health (RPH) is asking passengers on the flights listed below to check if they have been immunised for...

Asthma Foundation calls on suffers watch for triggers for a better summer

Longer and warmer days are a welcome change, but with them comes a host of asthma and allergy triggers to...

Free Measles clinic to set up in Mangere tomorrow

A free measles vaccination clinic is available to the community, with a particular focus on travellers to and from Samoa...

Hospital initiative gives family place in care team – MidCentral DHB

A new initiative that encourages patients’ whÄnau and friends to assist in their hospital care is thriving at MidCentral DHB,...

Drop in birth rate as result of miscarriages in 1918 flu pandemic – research

The 1918 influenza pandemic in New Zealand resulted in thousands of fewer births, particularly in the 1919 year, largely because...

2019 NZ Medical Association’s Robinson Award manuscript announced

The New Zealand Medical Association’s 2019 Richard Robinson Award is for the medical research manuscript Childhood predictors of adult adiposity:...

Aroa Biosurgery appoints experienced Australian-based Director

Aroa Biosurgery Limited (Aroa), a New Zealand-headquartered, privately held soft-tissue repair company has appointed highly experienced Australia-based, Non-executive Director, John...

Midwives petition hits over ten thousand signatures

More than 10,000 people have signed a petition launched a week ago, calling for better support and funding for community...

Surgical Mesh Restorative Justice Report finally released – Mesh Down Under

"Someone is lying. And no one is taking responsibility" "We have been treated like guinea pigs." The Ministry Of Health (MOH) has...

Hearing the stories of mesh survivors – College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) acknowledges the pain and suffering of New Zealand...

Clutha Council temporarily suspends fluoridation of water supplies

Council has temporarily suspended fluoridation of water supplies in Balclutha, Kaitangata, Milton and Tapanui for technical reasons. Jules Witt, Group Manager...

Infant in Hawke’s Bay Hospital with measles

An infant is in isolation, in a stable condition, at Hawke’s Bay Hospital with measles - taking the total to...

Potential new cancer treatment a step closer – QIMR

QIMR Berghofer researchers have discovered a potential new cancer immunotherapy target that involves switching off a regulatory cell to stop...

EBE doctors rebut Defence of Meat article

Four New Zealand medical doctors have issued a strongly worded rebuttal of a republished article displayed on Stuff yesterday afternoon...

MidCentral DHB and Wright Family Foundation announce partnership

MidCentral District Health Board has announced an innovative, exciting opportunity for birthing women in the region. MidCentral DHB and Wright Family...

Wakefield Fellowship brings hope to sufferers of stroke

New developments in rehabilitation research from the University of Canterbury (UC)’s Rose Centre for Stroke Recovery and Research has been...

Global advisor mental health study – Ipsos NZ

Just 20% of New Zealanders believe mental and physical health are treated equally in the healthcare system according to an...

Make sure your whanau’s measles vaccinations are up to date says DHB

With the Christmas and New Year holidays fast approaching, you may have an overseas trip planned and be counting down...

Infant in Hawke’s Bay Hospital with measles – DHB

An infant is in isolation, in a stable condition, at Hawke’s Bay Hospital with measles - taking the total to...

Health warning issued for three Waikato lakes – DHB

A new health warning has been issued today for Lake Ngaroto, due to a rise in cyanobacteria levels. Lakes’ Kainui...

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