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    Smoking among bipolar sufferers a concern
     30 March 2017
    A group of experts have suggested people with bipolar disorder be encouraged to switch from tobacco smoking to e-cigarettes to help them quit the deadly habit.
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    Dunedin study shows lead exposure effects
    29 Mar: Lead exposure in childhood has long-term effects, according to research that looked at data from Otago University's long-standing Dunedin Study.... more
    Kiwi to see more upside after Trump defeat
    28 Mar: New Zealand dollar sticks to tight range but may see more upside as markets continue to flounder after Donald Trump's failure to enact healthcare reform.... more
    Hayfever 'hiding' thunderstorm asthma risk
    28 Mar: New research has revealed many more people than previously thought are at risk of thunderstorm asthma, which claimed the lives of nine Victorians last year.... more
    NZ shares fall on Trump healthcare failure
    27 Mar: New Zealand shares fell amid concern Trump's healthcare failure could mean his policy reforms in the US won't be as robust as some investors had hoped.... more
    Hospital faulted for cancer patient's care
    27 Mar: A private hospital provided poor end-of-life care for a patient suffering from terminal cancer, the Deputy Health and Disability Commissioner has found.... more
    Authorities warn of Auckland measles scare
    24 Mar: Health authorities have issued a health warning after a person with the highly infectious measles disease visited Auckland airport.... more
    Spend on housing to prevent falls: study
    22 Mar: Government social investment in safer housing would be justified to prevent falls, an Otago University study has concluded.... more
    Pacific Edge gets $3m extension to grant
    21 Mar: Pacific Edge has won a two-year extension to its research grant to fund the development of its Cxbladder products for bladder cancer detection.... more
    Medsafe probes use of Primodos in NZ
    20 Mar: Medsafe says it's looking into if and how many women were given drug Primodos in the '60s and '70s after an investigation linked it to birth defects in Britain.... more

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