Delays in primary health care promises, funding extra GP trainees and practice nurse salary rises were amongst the questions Health Minister Dr David Clark faced when he addressed last weekend’s South General Practice Conference.
Whanganui multiple sclerosis sufferer Briar Novis is just two months away from the trip she hopes will give her back her life.
More issues have been uncovered at a Waikato rest home, despite last year being fined for failing to provide proper care to a 92-year-old woman.
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.