Auckland City Hospital's emergency department is currently seeing record numbers of patients, with more than 1400 patients last week alone.
Prescriptions of drugs designed to treat serious psychological conditions like bipolar disorder and schizophrenia are on the rise in New Zealand – despite no evidence of increases in psychosis – and the highest users are European women being aged 65 and over.
Middlemore Hospital has admitted that it "failed" musician Peter Gutteridge, who died in the hospital's Tiaho Mai mental health unit. Deputy Chief Coroner Brandt Shortland...
Former chief nurse Dr Mark Jones believes with the DHB NZNO deal settled it’s now time for an honest conversation about how many nurses we need as a country and how much we are ready to spend.
According to recent polling, nearly 90 per cent of us favour the use of medicinal cannabis for chronic pain relief.
Parents should make sure they talk to their children from a very young age, scientists say.