A new survey has found one-third of Kiwi girls are forced to skip school or work when they have their period because they can't afford sanitary products.
Approximately 1500 rotten teeth were pulled from the mouths of Bay children last year.
Eating wholegrain foods can reduce risk of heart disease by up to 30 per cent, a new study has found.
A new global report on physical activity shows the world’s richest countries are becoming increasingly inactive – and New Zealanders are the third ‘laziest’ of the rich Western nations.
Every year in New Zealand around 4,000 people develop a blood clot in a vein. This article looks at venous thromboembolism – in particular why pregnancy puts women at increased risk – and how to help prevent, diagnose and treat pregnancy-associated venous blood clots.