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New Directions For Water Fluoridation

Wednesday, 27 July 2022, 4:40 pm | NZ College of Public Health Medicine

The New Zealand College of Public Health Medicine (NZCPHM) welcomes the announcement that the Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield has made directions under the Health Act to 14 local authorities to add fluoride to some or all of their water ... More >>

Adding Folic Acid To Bread Flour An Important Step To Prevent Unnecessary Health Risks.

Thursday, 8 July 2021, 3:32 pm | NZ College of Public Health Medicine

The New Zealand College of Public Health Medicine welcomes today’s announcement that the addition of the B vitamin, folic acid, to non-organic bread-making wheat flour has been approved. This is an important opportunity to address a preventable ... More >>

Public Health Experts Say New Zealanders Should Get Vaccinated As Soon As The Vaccine Is Available

Thursday, 27 May 2021, 6:39 am | NZ College of Public Health Medicine

Getting vaccinated against COVID-19 should be everyone’s top priority in 2021, says the New Zealand College of Public Health Medicine (NZCPHM). The College’s members have been part of the frontline of defending the country against the COVID-19 ... More >>

Let’s Ramp Up Efforts To Make Aotearoa Smoke Free By 2025

Thursday, 15 April 2021, 5:12 pm | NZ College of Public Health Medicine

The College of Public Health Medicine welcomes the announcement by the Government of the development of a Smokefree 2025 Action Plan to speed the country towards achievement of its Smokefree 2025 goal. As a country, we are making progress to reduce the level ... More >>

Stronger Focus On Population Health Is Long Overdue, The College Of Public Health Medicine Says

Tuesday, 16 June 2020, 5:22 pm | NZ College of Public Health Medicine

A much stronger focus on population health as indicated by The Health and Disability System review is long overdue and an essential component of a revamped New Zealand health system, the College of Public Health Medicine says. The review stresses the ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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