Dr Tracy Chandler (a.k.a. Dr Wellness) says we should all be encouraged to make health choices that allow us to thrive in life, not merely survive.
The health sector needs to be ‘deliberate and bold’ in improving its performance in meeting the health needs of Māori, argues Hector Matthews.
Doctors' racial bias is unlikely to explain resuscitation rates for babies says Ananish Chaudhuri.
Compassion fatigue is real but compassion really does matter in health, argues an Auckland psychologist and a psychiatrist. Not only for patients but also the health professionals delivering their care.
In this week’s opinion piece, Dr Tracy Chandler (a.k.a. Dr Wellness) says the reason that many patients on stomach-acid-lowering medications continue to suffer reflux is because of too little stomach acid – the opposite of what conventional medicine tells us.
New research from groundwater scientists has shown that campylobacter can survive in the groundwater system for two weeks, writes Dr Keith McLea.
More investment in the aged care nursing workforce is the answer to shortages, argues Monina Hernandez, not channelling migrant nurses into a specialty that may not be their preferred choice.
Hopeful messages flood the airwaves for Mental Health Awareness Week but these sharply contrast with the frustration of many interacting with or working in the mental health system, says Marion Blake.