Times are tough for pharmacies trading close to Chemist Warehouse stores.
Cannabis use during adolescence is linked to an increased risk of depression and suicidal behaviour in young adulthood, a new study has found.
As researchers prepare to meet in Auckland this week to discuss the potential role of Vitamin C in cancer and infection, Professor Margreet Vissers from the Centre for Free Radical Research, University of Otago answers questions about Vitamin C.
The Mental Health and Addiction Inquiry has done a great job in raising many issues but there is one area that needs further attention writes psychologist Janet Peters.
Association of Salaried Medical Specialists Executive Director Ian Powell believes the Health Minister needs to show consistent leadership over safe staffing in the health workforce.
Smoking will be banned in cars when children under 18 are present minister, Associate Health Minister Jenny Salesa has announced.