Two new drugs being trialled in Auckland could help autistic youngsters focus better at school, interact with others more comfortably and hold down a job, researchers are hoping.
Sugary drinks are more dangerous than high-sugar foods and are each year causing an estimated 184,000 early deaths across the globe, a new Kiwi study finds.
An independent drug researcher says the Police should stop including MDMA in wastewater testing and should instead focus on "other opioids".
Scientists have made a crucial discovery in treating dementia.
A breakthrough discovery could transform treatment for what is the most common neurological emergency in children seen by hospitals.
"Think less beer and bacon, more bran and brown bread.” That was the message from the lead author of a major new study, released today, that shows that people who eat moderate amounts of red and processed meat are still at increased risk of bowel cancer.
Kiwis haven't been shy about asking their doctors and pharmacists about medicinal cannabis, a new survey shows.