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Group Homes Australia introduces yoga to residents

The innovator in aged and dementia care, Group Homes Australia, has introduced yoga to their residents. Most of the residents living at Group Homes Australia are living beyond a diagnosis of dementia.

Occupational Therapy Week

Occupational Therapy week highlights the holistic role of this health profession in today’s health system.

RCEP patent clauses lack compassion says Public Health Association

The Public Health Association of New Zealand (PHA) is calling on New Zealand Government negotiators to oppose clauses in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), currently being negotiated, that would increase the cost of life-saving medicines in poorer countries.

Dunedin rugby clubs promote healthy culture

Several rugby clubs have received recognition from Southern DHB and WellSouth for their commitment to creating a healthy culture within their club.

Green light for new Akaroa health facility

The Akaroa community and Canterbury DHB’s commitment to a 12 bed facility for Akaroa has been confirmed.

The board has approved a Heads of Agreement between Canterbury DHB, the Akaroa Community Trust and Akaroa Health Hub Limited.

Disability community representatives sought for Canterbury health steering group

Care about disability issues affecting your community? The Canterbury Health System, and your community, needs you.

Resident doctors launch safer working hours online petition

The New Zealand Resident Doctors’ Association is providing the public with a direct way to show their support for resident doctors in their campaign for safer working hours in the form of an online petition.

Stronger child advertising codes welcomed by Heart Foundation

The Heart Foundation welcomes the Advertising Standards Authority’s (ASA) announcement to strengthen the code of advertising to children, but says the new measures still don’t go far enough.

RHANZ welcomes proposed rurally-focussed medical school

The Rural Health Alliance Aotearoa New Zealand (RHĀNZ) welcomes the proposal to establish a new rurally-focussed medical school for New Zealand.

RHĀNZ is a peak organisation with 43 member organisations, all interested in the health and wellbeing of rural communities.

Screentime an emerging factor in kids health - Family First

Family First NZ says that a survey highlighting the concerns of parents about screentime for their children is a very real problem which the government and the Ministries of Health and Educatiion are ignoring.

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