New mothers will now have access to breastfeeding help and advice around the clock.
A Tongan migrant who can empathise with homelessness and a US migrant who wants to create healthier and happier towns and cities are the country’s two new associate health ministers.
An Auckland University programme could be the answer to our rural doctor shortage.
A Queenstown doctor looks set to make history by successfully petitioning for a change to the ancient Hippocratic Oath.
Losing your hair may no longer be a fear for breast cancer patients as a pilot gets underway in Nelson testing new technology.
Waikato Hospital is so understaffed it only has one junior doctor covering an entire medical unit of 290 beds across 12 wards at night.
The country's first robot-assisted partial knee replacement surgery was performed successfully last month.