Published Wednesday 17 Aug 2016
People rarely think about their blood type – but what if that ‘type’ was to go missing in everyday life? 85% of New Zealanders are A and O blood types. This week sees the 'Missing Type' Campaign launched worldwide to urge more people to give blood.
Published Wednesday 10 Aug 2016
The Ministry of Health’s currently consulting on a draft Health of Older People Strategy – and that includes an online forum where people can make their views known.Be sure to have your say by September 7. Click on the blue title to read more.
Published Thursday 4 Aug 2016
Several groups of people including patients who attended the Upper Hutt Health Centre at specific times last month may have been infected with measles and are now being contacted by Regional Public Health.Measles is a highly infectious virus that spreads easily from person to person and affects both children and adults. Find out what you can do to protect yourself and your family from measles by clicking the blue story title link above.