For men, suicide rates spike around ages 15-25 and then slowly decline to age 65, when they start climbing again, peaking at 32 per 100,000 in men aged 85+.
Women who live rurally are more likely to experience domestic violence, says Rural Women New Zealand, but the true number may be even higher.
A new study shows that self-testing for cervical cancer prevention could have a positive impact on Māori women.
Additional community clinics will be set up as part of stage two of the free meningococcal vaccination programme across Northland.
A family of lifelike medical manikins that can cry and cough have pulled in the largest ever donation to Auckland's Starship national children's hospital - $9 million.
Housing costs are being seen as a reason why women can't afford to have a family.
Women are waiting up to half a year for procedures to help rule out cancer - and a GP fears lives are at risk.
Even men for whom middle age seems like a remote and abstract concept know that prostate cancer is something we’re all going to have to think about sooner or later, and while things like...
International Men’s Day is held in the heart of Movember with more than 10,000 Kiwi Mo Bros and Mo Sisters signed up this year plus a Mensus survey to gain insight into men’s mental wellbeing.