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Stop Cutting Public Health Services

Stop Cutting Public Health Services

The restructuring of the Auckland Regional Public Health Service will mean increased costs and decreased health outcomes the Green Party said today.

University Appoints Leading Academic Surgeon To New Professorial Chair

A leading surgeon and researcher, Professor John McCall, has become the first McKenzie Professor of Clinical Science at the University of Otago.

Brockie Tackles World Cup Challenge

Brockie Tackles World Cup Challenge

By Chris Barclay of NZPA

Sydney, April 9 NZPA - If Jeremy Brockie confronts Italy's finest during soccer's World Cup, he will owe a debt of gratitude to Townsville's amateurs and the medical staff of the struggling club he left behind.

Reeve Ends Ties With CD

Reeve Ends Ties With CD

Wellington, April 7 NZPA - Dermot Reeve has ended his term as Central Districts cricket coach after two seasons.

The Englishman said family commitments meant he would not coach the team next summer.

Muliaina Out For Up To Eight Weeks

Muliaina Out For Up To Eight Weeks

Wellington, April 6 NZPA - The Chiefs will be without captain Mils Muliaina for the remainder of the Super 14 rugby competition unless they can make the playoffs.

Jones Goes Out A Winner, As Do ND

Jones Goes Out A Winner, As Do ND

Wellington, April 1 NZPA - Auckland cricketer Richard Jones signed off in style by marking his final first-class match with an imposing century against Canterbury today.

Crunch Time For NZ Teams

Crunch Time For NZ Teams

Wellington, April 1 NZPA - Desperate times have arrived early for most of New Zealand's Super 14 rugby hopefuls.

Only the Crusaders can feel satisfied with their progress to date midway through the competition.

Injury Rules Mackintosh Out

Injury Rules Mackintosh Out

Wellington, April 1 NZPA - The Highlanders' hopes of resurrecting their Super 14 rugby season were hit today with the news that vice captain Jamie Mackintosh has been ruled out for at least six weeks with a foot injury.

NZ Study Shows The Pill Can Reduce Cysts

Wellington, March 31 NZPA - Two Auckland researchers say the ordinary oral contraceptive pill is a simple and effective remedy for ovarian endometriomas.

The cysts can be easily removed by surgery, but commonly recur and can cause ongoing pain and complications.

Flynn, Donnelly Struck Down By Injury

Flynn, Donnelly Struck Down By Injury

Wellington, March 29 NZPA - Injury has left veteran New Zealand forwards Tom Donnelly and Corey Flynn struggling for opportunities to retain their All Blacks jerseys in June.