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Innovative technology lifting spirits of Starship children

Published: Thu 24 Jan 2019 04:56 PM
The Starship Foundation has introduced new technology which helps children and their families, who are unable to leave the hospital, enjoy some wonderful New Zea-land experiences. Read more...

Toxic Algal Bloom in Selwyn/Waikirikiri River

Published: Thu 24 Jan 2019 04:29 PM
Health Warning – Toxic Algal Bloom in Selwyn/Waikirikiri River downstream of the Glentunnel Swimming Hole Read more...

New mobile app to assist with clinical decisions

Published: Thu 24 Jan 2019 02:44 PM
A new mobile app is helping ensure patients receive the antibiotics that will best meet their needs. Read more...

Online Health Needs Assessment tool live in Northland

Published: Thu 24 Jan 2019 01:12 PM
Northland DHB has launched a web-based interactive version of the Health Needs Assessment. Read more...

Shellfish biotoxin alert – Bay of Plenty and Waikato region

Published: Thu 24 Jan 2019 09:54 AM
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) today issued a public health warning advising the public not to collect or consume shellfish harvested from the Bay of Plenty/Waikato region from Te Ororoa Point, just north of Tairua, down to Bowentown Heads but not ... Read more...

New Café completes Outpatients facilities

Published: Wed 23 Jan 2019 05:04 PM
Gourmet sandwiches, fresh salads, quality Allpress Espresso coffee and a relaxing atmosphere. That’s a selection of what people can expect when they visit the Health Precinct’s latest café, Kānuka, when it opens its doors to the public from 7am ... Read more...

Medical Students Excited About Their Year In Northland

Published: Wed 23 Jan 2019 03:33 PM
For the twelfth year running a select group of year five students from the University of Auckland, School of Medicine were welcomed into the esteemed Pūkawakawa programme at a pōwhiri in Whangarei on Monday. Read more...

Annual hearing loss awareness month

Published: Wed 23 Jan 2019 03:06 PM
In March 2019, the National Foundation for the Deaf (NFD) is holding its first Silent March awareness month. Read more...

New Zealand among world’s highest lifetime risk of stroke

Published: Wed 23 Jan 2019 11:42 AM
Globally, almost one in four people aged 25 years are at risk of developing a stroke during their lifetime, according to a new scientific study. Read more...

Back to school and asthma attacks - the unseen danger

Published: Wed 23 Jan 2019 10:34 AM
Asthma and Respiratory Foundation NZ today, Wednesday 23 January 2019, issues a warning to asthma sufferers about the increased risk of severe asthma flare-ups when heading back to school. Read more...
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