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Hyde writings shed light on early mental health

A new collection of autobiographical writings by celebrated New Zealand author Robin Hyde, edited by Massey University English senior lecturer Dr Mary Paul, reveals a kindlier chapter in the history of this country's mental health treatment.

Couple takes bite out of cereal market

Thanks to The Food Show Wellington, a fledgling company has been given the opportunity to showcase their brand new product at the annual event from Friday 11 May to Sunday 13 May at the Westpac Stadium.

Registrations open for Wellbeing and Public Policy conference

Registrations are now open for the Wellbeing and Public Policy (WaPP) conference to be held in Wellington this June.

Free Meningococcal vaccinations for a limited time

Northland DHB will be offering FREE Meningococcal Vaccination, for a limited time via community clinics. The weekly clinics will be providing vaccinations from Wednesday 16 May.

More understanding needed for chronic pain - survey

A recent phone poll of over 1,600 New Zealand adults commissioned by Pfizer New Zealand in partnership with Arthritis New Zealand shows that many people who experience chronic pain feel their condition is misunderstood by society and sometimes by healthcare professionals.

Search for NZ's healthiest person begins

Entries for this year's Healthy Life Awards are now open and Weight Watchers is looking for its next health star.

Thousands of New Zealanders have taken up the Weight Watchers challenge and this year's Healthy Life Awards are their chance to show off what they have achieved.

Endometriosis NZ to launch Manawatu group

A special meeting will be held to raise awareness of endometriosis and pelvic pain in Manawatu and support thousands in the region suffering with these conditions.

The meeting will be held on Monday 14 May at the Palmerston North Education Centre, Palmerston North Hospital at 7.30.

Avoid getting sick this winter

Colds, stomach bugs and winter coughs are becoming more common as colder weather approaches.

Chronic pain report highlights major NZ issue

Chronic pain is a widespread but often misunderstood problem for many New Zealanders, according to the results of a survey published today by Pfizer New Zealand, in partnership with Arthritis New Zealand.

More understanding needed for chronic pain - survey

A recent phone poll of over 1,600 New Zealand adults commissioned by Pfizer New Zealand in partnership with Arthritis New Zealand shows that many people who experience chronic pain feel their condition is misunderstood by society and sometimes by healthcare professionals.