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Meet SAM - The Virtual Politician for the Digital Age

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 10:24 am | Trio Communications

A Wellington-based technology group will launch a pilot digital platform called “SAM – the Virtual Politician” at the launch of the newly-formed Wellington CIT.AI chapter today – part of a global network of cities showcasing their Artificial ... More >>

Pacific Edge and MKM Health win NZ Healthcare Awards

Wednesday, 22 June 2016, 11:04 am | Trio Communications

A non-invasive diagnostic system that checks urine samples for signs of bladder cancer and enables patients to get a fast, accurate diagnosis has won the Medical Technology Association of New Zealand (MTANZ) Innovation Award for 2016. More >>

Patients access ManageMyHealth records on mobile phones

Friday, 13 November 2015, 11:57 am | Trio Communications

Auckland November 13, 2015: Patients of GPs in Wellington’s Compass Primary Health Organisation (PHO) are the first to get to secure access to their health records via their mobile phones. A mobile app for ManageMyHealth, has been launched for both ... More >>

NZ clinical team develops specialised nutrient

Thursday, 29 October 2015, 11:05 am | Trio Communications

New Zealand patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) will benefit from a unique collaboration between renal and nutrition specialists and a local supplements company on a specialised nutrient support which is now funded by PHARMAC. More >>

NZ surges up global biotech rankings

Wednesday, 24 June 2015, 10:06 am | Trio Communications

Auckland June 24: New Zealand has been ranked #3 in the recently released Scientific American World View Scorecard, which measures the biotech innovation potential of 54 countries. Using seven categories including productivity, IP protection, intensity, ... More >>

Tiny heart detective device wins MTANZ Award

Wednesday, 17 June 2015, 9:22 am | Trio Communications

A tiny, life-saving heart monitor that makes a significant difference to a patient’s quality of life has won the inaugural Medical Technology Association of New Zealand (MTANZ) Innovation Award for 2015. More >>

Snedden supports call for discussion on adult vaccination

Friday, 12 June 2015, 9:48 am | Trio Communications

Leading sports administrator and former New Zealand test cricketer, Martin Snedden, is supporting a leading public health expert’s call for general practitioners (GPs) and their patients to discuss the role adult vaccination has in ‘healthy ageing’. More >>

Return On Science welcomes 3 year funding from MBIE

Thursday, 28 May 2015, 11:29 am | Trio Communications

AUCKLAND, NZ – 28 May 2015 – The Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment has confirmed a further three years of funding to support the Return On Science national commercialisation programme. More >>

Champion swimmer with the right Attitude

Wednesday, 6 May 2015, 10:24 am | Trio Communications

Born blind without irises in both eyes, Paralympic swimmer Mary Fisher has won gold medals, world championships and set records. But of all her achievements, she says winning the 2014 Attitude Youth and Attitude ACC Supreme Awards was one of her most ... More >>

When zero is better than billion dollar deals

Tuesday, 5 May 2015, 10:09 am | Trio Communications

It echoes back to him daily from around the world – except for Pakistan and Afghanistan. The two countries are the last bastions of polio, the virus that can cause breathing problems, paralysis and death. But Hewko believes he will hear the perfect score ... More >>

New Zealanders at significant risk of getting shingles

Wednesday, 29 April 2015, 10:05 am | Trio Communications

Auckland. April 29, 2015 – A recently-published study by a Lower Hutt GP Dr Stewart Reid has shown that New Zealanders are at higher risk of getting herpes zoster ( shingles ) in their lifetime than was previously thought.1 More >>

ED treatment campaign from NZ wins global marketing award

Friday, 17 April 2015, 3:54 pm | Trio Communications

A ground-breaking New Zealand marketing campaign for an erectile dysfunction (ED) treatment which resulted in a 437 percent increase in sales volume in less than six months has been named “The Most Innovative Global OTC (over-the-counter) Marketing ... More >>

Kiwi company showcases revolutionary surgical drill bit

Tuesday, 24 March 2015, 9:31 am | Trio Communications

Auckland/New Zealand : A New Zealand-developed surgical drill bit that simplifies trauma surgery, lowers costs and improves outcomes for patients will be demonstrated to more than 30,000 delegates at the largest orthopaedic convention in the world, ... More >>

SunSense Junior delivers on its sun protection claims

Monday, 15 December 2014, 3:27 pm | Trio Communications

Douglas Pharmaceuticals and Ego Pharmaceuticals said consumers can be assured that SunSense Junior SPF 50+ sunscreen delivers its certified label claims of sun protection values. More >>

Malaysia carnival shows positive Kiwi attitude

Friday, 3 October 2014, 1:25 pm | Trio Communications

Ask New Zealanders what they enjoy when they visit Malaysia and most will point to great food and the country’s diverse culture. More >>

Mangere teenager recognised for courageous attitude

Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 3:55 pm | Trio Communications

After Tupou Neiufu was hit by a speeding car as a toddler her family was warned she may never regain mobility. Despite the odds Tupou (13) is now a record-holding swimmer and finding freedom and confidence in the water. More >>

Experience the tastes of Malaysia in your own backyard

Friday, 19 September 2014, 3:04 pm | Trio Communications

From mouth-watering Nasi Lemak and Beef Redang to sizzling Satay and tangy Laksa – Malaysian food excites the senses! More >>

Hamilton artist honoured for colourful outlook

Tuesday, 9 September 2014, 2:42 pm | Trio Communications

As a teenager with Asperger’s Syndrome Yaniv Janson (22) felt isolated. That was until he discovered art. Now, his colourful outlook on life has earned him recognition for his bright paintings both at home and abroad. More >>

Barker goes in to bat for bioscience

Tuesday, 5 August 2014, 9:58 am | Trio Communications

Auckland August 5 2014: Biotechnologist and patent attorney Dr Will Barker has tackled some tough assignments in his career. Now he has a new one. More >>

Kiwis gain greater access to immunisation

Wednesday, 28 May 2014, 3:06 pm | Trio Communications

New Zealanders will gain greater access to new and existing vaccines when the new National Immunisation Schedule takes effect on July 1, 2014. More >>





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