Archive for the 'Health' Category

9 New Cases Of COVID-19 In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There are nine new cases of COVID-19 to report in managed isolation in New Zealand today. There are no new community cases. 
Of the nine new cases, four are active cases and five are historical cases. Read more »

Fate Of 250,000 Diabetics In Pharmac’s Hands

Press Release – Diabetes Foundation Aotearoa

This week, a small group of bureaucrats and health professionals will meet to agree on the quality of life of at least a million people; the 250,000 New Zealanders with diabetes and their families. Read more »

1 New Case Of COVID-19 In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There is one new case of COVID-19 to report in managed isolation in New Zealand today. There are no new community cases. Read more »

Personal Health Quest Prompts Kiwi Mum To Launch Supplement Range New Zealand Women Can Trust

Press Release – Trust by Trudy

After nearly two decades of suffering chronic fatigue syndrome, depression, burnout and hormonal imbalances, Trudy Northcott went in search for natural solutions to support her health. Read more »

New Zealand Blood Service Welcomes Organ Donation New Zealand

Press Release – Joint Press Release

New Zealand Blood Service (NZBS) welcomes Organ Donation New Zealand (ODNZ) to the Service from Monday, November 30, in a move to support and further develop the work of ODNZ and New Zealand hospital staff which has seen a substantial increase in organ and tissue donation in recent years. Read more »

1 New Case Of COVID-19 In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There is one new case of COVID-19 to report in managed isolation in New Zealand today. There are no new community cases. Read more »

4 Cases Of COVID-19 In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There are four new cases of COVID-19 to report in managed isolation in New Zealand today. There are no new cases in the community. Read more »

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Press Release – Koru Lifescience

Morbidity and premature death from cancer results in healthcare spending and lost productivity. The economic burden of cancer is substantial in all countries and this can be reduced by prevention, early detection and innovating more cost-effective and effective cancer treatments. Read more »

7 Cases Of COVID-19 In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There are seven cases of COVID-19 to report in managed isolation in New Zealand today. There are no new cases in the community. Read more »

Auckland DHB Opens New Zealand’s First Integrated Stroke And Rehabilitation Unit

Press Release – Auckland District Health Board

Today Auckland DHB launched Taiao Ora, or Ward 51, at Auckland City Hospital, the first integrated stroke and rehabilitation unit in the country. Read more »

1 New Case Of COVID-19 In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There is one new case of COVID-19 to report in managed isolation in New Zealand today. There are no new community cases. Read more »

Study To Get More Kiwis Participating In Clinical Trials And Reaping The Potential Health Benefits

Press Release – Health Research Council Of New Zealand

A new study led by a national team of expert clinicians and health researchers will explore ways to increase the number of New Zealanders participating in clinical trials – particularly those living in rural communities and Māori and Pasifika – to ensure equitable access to the latest and most cutting-edge healthcare. Read more »

8 New Cases Of COVID-19 In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There are eight new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today, all in managed isolation. There are no new community cases. 
One person arrived on 19 November from Finland via Sweden and Qatar and tested positive at around day 3 of their stay Read more »

2 New Cases Of COVID-19 In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There are two new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today, both detected in recent returnees in managed isolation. There are no new community cases. Read more »

Mental Health Units Not To Be Used For Long Term Accommodation, Says Ombudsman

Press Release – Office of the Ombudsman

The Chief Ombudsman today released a report identifying another mental health unit in the Auckland region in which people are staying longer than clinically needed. Read more »

2 New Cases Of COVID-19 In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There are two new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today, both detected in recent returnees in managed isolation. There are no new community cases. Read more »

Pregnant Women Missing Out On Diabetes Checks

Press Release – University of Waikato

A University of Waikato study has found only 26.4% of women in the Waikato region are screened for diabetes during pregnancy as per the national guidelines. Even worse, just 17.5% of Māori women receive the recommended checks, despite being at higher risk of diabetes than non-Māori. Read more »

9 New Cases Of COVID-19 In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There are 9 new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today, all in recent returnees in managed isolation. There are no new cases in the community. Read more »

6 New Cases Of COVID-19

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There are six new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today, five in recent returnees in managed isolation and one in a border worker already in quarantine for the past two weeks. Read more »

3 New Cases Of COVID-19 In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There are three new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today, all detected in recent returnees in managed isolation. There are no new community cases. Read more »

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