Sport NZ - Make the most of daylight savings

Sport NZ is encouraging New Zealanders to take full advantage of daylight savings by getting outdoors and being physically active. This call follows... Read More

Covid-19: Two new cases reported today

There have been two new cases of Covid-19 reported in New Zealand today - one imported and one historical case. There was no media conference held... Read More

The race is on to trace contacts of newest cluster

Public health services around the country are in a race to trace people who may have been in contact with the newest Covid-19 cluster.   On Friday,... Read More

Fewer children being immunised – research

New research on childhood vaccination suggests that immunisation coverage is slipping, and that vaccine hesitancy among parents may be partly to blame. Canterbury... Read More

Medicines to carry allergen warnings

Medsafe is introducing labelling changes which will see medicines carry allergen warnings on the package. Last year the medicines regulator held a public... Read More

Muller opens up about panic attacks days into job

Former National Party leader Todd Muller says he began to suffer panic attacks just a few days into the job, after ousting Simon Bridges. The Bay... Read More

BOP women tackle tough topic at Wonder Women event

Three inspirational Bay of Plenty women will headline the Wonder Women event, discussing a topic that is becoming increasingly prevalent in New Zealand. Wellness... Read More

Dairy sector calls for action on mental health

To mark the start of Mental Health Awareness Week in New Zealand, the dairy sector is calling for rural mental health to be a priority. DairyNZ, Federated... Read More

Warning issued over weight loss coffee

People are being warned against using a coffee that is marketed for weight loss as it has been found to contain phenethylamine. Phenethylamine is a... Read More

Māori in Lakes DHB wait for treatment

Māori are more likely to wait longer between referral and treatment at public health services in Rotorua and Taupō than non-Māori, new data suggests. The... Read More

Living with aphasia

  Everyone has moments where the word you want to say is on the tip of your tongue but it won’t come out.   For people living with... Read More

Covid-19: Two new cases today

There have been two new cases of Covid-19 reported in New Zealand today, including a health worker who works at the Jet Park quarantine facility in Auckland. There... Read More

Two health workers hit by Covid

Two staff at Waitematā District Health Board have tested positive for Covid-19. Both were thought to be linked to the Mt Roskill sub-cluster and they... Read More

Mental Health Awareness Week looks back at 2020

Mental Health Awareness Week this year will be acknowledging the tough year Kiwis have faced so far. There’s just over a week to go until Mental... Read More

Covid-19: Two new cases in NZ

  There are two new community cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today.   Both new cases have an epidemiological link to an existing... Read More