Opinion: Simon Wallace – Rest homes need to keep up with pay

Vast majority of our aged-care providers are unable to compete with the extra money paid to DHB nurses.

Opinion: Jay Kuten – Safety first for striking docs

Junior doctors have gone on strike in Whanganui and around New Zealand.

Opinion: Dr Tracy Chandler – You are not a number

As we embrace the New Year, Dr Tracy Chandler (aka Dr Wellness) says we should be celebrating our uniqueness and aim for a one-size-does-not-fit-all approach to your health.

Opinion: Dr Tracy Chandler – Why are we overeating?

With the festive season upon us, Dr Tracy Chandler (aka Dr Wellness) looks at why we over-indulge.

Opinion: Mark Jones – ‘Do you speak-a-my language?’

Dr Mark Jones reflects on the requirements for nurses to be proficient in English in our ‘land down under’

Opinion: Jenesa Jeram – Super model needs a facelift

New Zealand Initiative Research Fellow Jenesa Jeram says we need to look carefully at our pension scheme.

Opinion: Dr Tracy Chandler – the importance of dermoscopy

Dr Tracy Chandler (aka Dr Wellness) discusses the advantages and importance of dermoscopy.

Opinion: Monina Hernandez – Migrant nurses can help solve Kiwi nursing shortage

Monina Hernandez, the president of the Filipino Nurses Association of New Zealand, argues that granting longer migrant nurse visas to Filipino nurses can help solve the nursing shortage.

Opinion: Murray Barclay – DHBs need more hospital specialists urgently

Professor Murray Barclay shares a recent experience of being an on-call hospital specialist with its many frustrating delays due to sluggish laptops, multiple e-health systems and short-staffing.

Opinion: Dr Tracy Chandler – the burgeoning field of quantum medicine

Dr Tracy Chandler (aka Dr Wellness) sparks discussion on a controversial field of medicine.


Opinion: Dr Tracy Chandler – Why more and more younger people...

Dr Tracy Chandler (aka Dr Wellness) talks about why she is seeing an epidemic of younger and younger people with fatigue and an inability to cope with life.


Sponsored: Volunteers tackle diabetes in Papua New Guinea

Working with local health providers, Volunteer Service Abroad is tackling diabetes in Papua New Guinea.