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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Health & Safety articles  Health & Safety
    Mums reminded about iodine, folic acid
     17 October 2017
    Many New Zealand mothers are failing to get the message about boosting iodine and folic acid intake, an Otago University study shows.
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    Man, 78, dies after four-day surgery wait
    16 Oct: The Waikato District Health Board has been criticised after leaving a 78-year-old man waiting for hip surgery for four days, dying shortly after.... more
    Waikato DHB appoints new boss
    16 Oct: A new interim boss has been appointed to lead Waikato District Health Board after former chief executive Nigel Murray resigned for abusing a spending allowance... more
    Kiwi doctor makes medical history
    15 Oct: A Kiwi doctor's recommendation to change an oath sworn by physicians around the globe has been unanimously approved by the World Medical Association.... more
    No sign of missing Dunedin man
    13 Oct: A search for a man missing since leaving a Dunedin hospital on Thursday afternoon has found no sign of him.... more
    Kiwi scientists to shrink brain scanners
    13 Oct: A team of Kiwi and global researchers hope their work means getting a brain scan could become as simple as putting on a bike helmet.... more
    Disease leads to 4000 cattle cull
    12 Oct: The Ministry for Primary Industries will cull nearly 4000 cattle after an outbreak of the disease mycoplasma bovis.... more
    New Zealand third fattest country
    12 Oct: It's official - New Zealand is the third fattest nation on the planet.... more
    Ten-fold increase in obese children, teens
    11 Oct: Health experts are calling for policies to make healthy foods such as fruits and vegetables affordable to families, with childhood obesity rates ballooning.... more
    Kids can't escape supermarket alcohol ads
    11 Oct: New Zealand children are constantly exposed to alcohol marketing when they go to the supermarket, researchers from Otago and Auckland universities have found.... more

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