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Marcher back on track after 'shock' insulin diagnosis

Published Thursday 14 Mar 2019

The life of a Hutt Valley marching enthusiast is back on track thanks to a free health programme that helped her manage the results of a 'shock' insulin diagnosis.

Ministry of Health reminder on influenza-like illness

Published Monday 11 Mar 2019

The Ministry of Health is reiterating its message to New Zealanders to keep safe from influenza-like illnesses, in light of an increase in reported cases around the country.

International measles outbreaks prompt renewed call for MMR vaccination

Published Thursday 28 Feb 2019

The Ministry of Health is reminding travellers to make sure they are immunised against measles following outbreaks overseas. Outbreaks have recently been reported in the Philippines and in parts of Europe.

Aluminium wheelchair makes MRI scan more accessible

Published Tuesday 26 Feb 2019

A new aluminium wheel chair in use at Hutt Hospital is making it easier for all patients to have an MRI scan. Thanks to fundraising by the Heretaunga Rotary Club, enough money was raised to get this new MRI wheelchair. The wheelchair was officially presented to Dale Oliff, Acting CEO, and members of the MRI team this week by the Rotary Club.