Wellington's introducing a voluntary rental housing WOF, as well as a free app to let tenants check the quality of their house for themselves, reports New Zealand Herald. Check out the WOF standards below.
Canterbury's Medical Officer of Health is disappointed the council's bent the knee to the alcohol industry.
Opposition leader Bill English says the Government is playing politics with its "brutal" blanket approach to the health sector.
The Government’s discussion document on ‘Proposals For A Smokefree Aotearoa 2025 Action Plan’ alarmingly reveals there’s little intention to elevate vaping as a much safer and cheaper alternative to smoking, says a leading tobacco...
As the election draws nearer Amy Wiggins of the New Zealand Herald takes a closer look at the parties' health policies with a particular focus on mental health.
The Supreme Court has ruled that a council can add fluoride to the water supply in South Taranaki, despite legislation stating people have the right to refuse medical treatment.
The lifelong impact of chronic diseases on New Zealand families is at the centre of a major new research programme. Three of the government’s National Science Challenges – A Better Start, Healthier Lives and Ageing...
Auckland health bosses have revealed a picture of a health system at breaking point from underfunding and population growth.