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First major HIV discovery in 20 years

US-based scientist and distinguished Otago alumna Professor Carole McArthur and her team of researchers are behind the recently announced discovery and identification of a new...

Call for a new funded palliative care model as more Kiwis...

Increasing pressure on both public hospitals and hospices is resulting in more patients being “admitted-to-die” into aged residential care facilities (rest homes), which are...

Lung cancer genetic mutation screening could save lives – doctors

By Meriana Johnsen of RNZ Lives are being needlessly cut short because there's no universal testing for a type of lung cancer mutation, cancer patient advocates...
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OPINION

Dr Tracy Chandler – is it time to revisit ‘the pill’?

I have to say that while I believe ‘the pill’ is a lifesaver and a necessary evil, it is also an over-prescribed ‘castration’. Since its conception...

Opinion: Dr Tracy Chandler – Botulinum, an unusual mental health tool

With mental health firmly entrenched in the nations thoughts at the moment it would seem strange to discuss botulinum aka ‘Botox’.  However, a young...

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Junk food ads to be banned from around schools in anti-obesity...

Junk food advertising will be removed from around schools in anti-obesity measures also likely to change what's promoted in your supermarket aisle. The Weekend Herald...

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DR WELLNESS

More than just a ‘pill for every ill’

Dr Tracy Chandler (a.k.a. Dr Wellness) says we need to move beyond the current ‘pill for every ill’ model of general practice to a more patient-centred integrative approach.

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“There for me every step of the way”

“Lucky” is not an adjective many people would choose after going through what Barbara Bew experienced.  Yet despite enduring a terrifying domestic assault after...
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