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Concern Lockdown Restrictions May Risk Frontline Health Staff Well-Being

Thursday, 26 March 2020, 5:18 pm | Lorelei Mason Health

Sam Hazledine, the doctor who founded MedWorld, which successfully lobbied the World Medical Association to amend the modern-day Hippocratic Oath, is concerned for the well-being of doctors and nurses as some hospitals cancel leave and close their doors ... More >>

Gruelling bike crusade heads to Parliament

Monday, 20 January 2020, 11:18 am | Lorelei Mason Health

An arduous 1300 kilometre biking campaign undertaken by a determined Dunedin couple is set to finish at Parliament steps on Wednesday – delivering an impassioned message to the government to immediately double Pharmac’s budget. More >>

Chch ‘Batting above Weight’ with World-leading health tech

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 7:56 am | Lorelei Mason Health

The world’s first water-proof prosthetic hand, state-of-the-art hip and knee joint surgery devices and an innovative injury-prevention patient lift system – they’re just three of many recent, exciting health technology inventions developed by Christchurch ... More >>

Initial Meeting on Couple’s Plans for Charity Hospital

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 7:50 am | Lorelei Mason Health

A meeting is being held in Invercargill tomorrow night to launch an ambitious plan - a stand-alone community charity hospital service for the people of Southland. More >>

Major Study Finds Kānuka Product Effective on Cold Sores

Wednesday, 22 May 2019, 9:20 am | Lorelei Mason Health

Major Study Finds NZ Kānuka Honey Product is an Effective Treatment for Cold Sores More >>

Experts in NZ to Share Research on Hereditary Bowel Cancer

Wednesday, 20 March 2019, 11:01 am | Lorelei Mason Health

This week New Zealand is hosting, for the first time ever, a gathering of world experts in the field of familial gastrointestinal cancers, most commonly hereditary bowel cancer. More >>

World Experts in NZ to Share Latest Research on Vitamin C

Thursday, 14 February 2019, 10:09 am | Lorelei Mason Health

This week doctors, scientists and the public will be given the opportunity to hear from the widest group of international researchers working in the field of vitamin C for cancer and infection ever gathered in New Zealand. More >>

New Study Looks Set to Reduce Harm for Older Patients

Tuesday, 4 September 2018, 8:51 am | Lorelei Mason Health

A surprising finding from a major international study involving hundreds of New Zealanders, looks set to reduce major side effects including death among older patients facing cardiac surgery, as well as conserve the use of a precious and expensive resource ... More >>

Ground-breaking Study: Too Much Oxygen Risks Patient Death

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 9:04 am | Lorelei Mason Health

Oxygen … it’s routinely given to support acutely sick patients around the world every day. But a new study, co-authored by a New Zealand doctor and researcher, now shows that too much of it increases the risk of death for acutely unwell patients. More >>


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