News | Health & Safety
30 Apr 2017 11:20
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Olympic Games
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Health & Safety articles  Health & Safety
    Suffering in silence: One million Syrians in Lebanon desperate for healthcare
     29 April 2017
    Syrian refugees make up 25 per cent of Lebanon's population, but many live in poverty, unable to legally work and without the funds to pay for any healthcare.
    >> Read Article 

    Hemp seeds to be allowed in food in NZ
    28 Apr: Muffins and other foods with hemp seeds in them will soon be legal in New Zealand.... more
    Superbug a 'serious threat' to Kiwis
    28 Apr: Microbiologists say a super bug, resistant to almost all treatments, poses a "serious and urgent threat" to Kiwis after a rise in recent cases.... more
    Ethnic differences in depression diagnosis
    28 Apr: Depression is under-diagnosed among Maori, Pacific and Asian New Zealanders, compared with those of European descent, a study has found.... more
    Acupuncturist criticised over left needle
    25 Apr: An acupuncturist has been found to have breached her patient's rights by not telling him that she was leaving a needle in place to prolong his treatment.... more
    Abano to sue biggest shareholder
    20 Apr: Abano will sue its biggest shareholder Healthcare Partners for unpaid costs stemming from an attempt to wrest control of the medical services investor.... more
    Reactions to mental health report
    19 Apr: The government has rejected calls for an inquiry after a report found more than 90 per cent of respondents felt frustrated by the mental health system.... more
    Pharmac rejects funding tampons
    19 Apr: Pharmac has rejected an application to fund women's sanitary products, saying the products don't fall in its scope.... more
    'Knowledge gaps' over new mums' depression
    18 Apr: More funding and training for midwives is needed to prevent delays in diagnosing and treating women with perinatal depression or anxiety, a study has found.... more
    Oceania shares near bottom of IPO range
    13 Apr: Oceania Healthcare will raise $200 million in an initial public offering after a bookbuild process priced the offer near the bottom of the indicative range.... more

     Most Popular Recent Health & Safety News
     07 Apr: Elderly missing out on power of attorney +++++++++++++++++++++++
     13 Apr: Oceania shares near bottom of IPO range +++++++++++++++++++
     11 Apr: Denmark hospital grants dying man final wish of cigarette and wine while watching sunset +++++++++++++++++++
     10 Apr: ARPHS meets with typhoid-hit community ++++++++++++++++++
     06 Apr: Mistakes in typhoid response: ARPHS +++++++++++++++++
     12 Apr: More Aust kids surviving leukaemia: study ++++++++++++++++
     04 Apr: One dead in Auckland typhoid outbreak ++++++++++++++++

    No news stories found

     Top Stories

    Injuries strike three All Blacks veterans More...

    ACCC drops action against Fonterra More...

     Today's News

    Car accident leaves three injured 11:06

    Two Kiwi crews reach World Cup medal race 10:46

    Ko withdraws from LPGA tournament 10:26

    Heading into the depths of western Mongolia in search of the last eagle hunters 10:16

    Anthony Joshua beats Wladimir Klitschko in 11-round TKO win to snare boxing heavyweight title 10:06

    NZ pair out of contention in Kentucky 10:06

    Accident and Emergency:
    Fatal crash in Hawke's Bay 8:46

    Injuries strike three All Blacks veterans 8:16

    Olympic great Adams to be a mother 8:06

    Rugby League:
    Fullback best for Lolohea: Johnson 7:56

     News Search

    Power Search

    © 2017 New Zealand City Ltd