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Minister’s intentions would kill off Smoke Free 2025

Monday, 22 July, 2019 - 09:47

Associate Health Minister Jenny Salesa seems intent on ensuring the Government’s vaping legislation will heavily target flavours and nicotine levels - a move that would be completely counterproductive to helping Kiwis quit smoking and achieving New Zealand’s Smoke Free 2025 ambition.

Retailers sell cigarettes to minors in Hamilton

Friday, 19 July, 2019 - 12:56

Twelve tobacco retailers in Hamilton City area sold cigarettes to underage volunteers in a tobacco controlled purchase operation by Waikato District Health Board’s Public Health team.

Northland DHB disappointed retailers still selling tobacco to minors

Friday, 19 July, 2019 - 11:10

Northland District Health Board were disappointed to see retailers continuing to sell cigarettes to minors after they conducted a controlled purchase operation (CPO) involving several Whangarei retailers recently.

Retailers sell cigarettes to minors in Hamilton

Friday, 19 July, 2019 - 10:06

Twelve tobacco retailers in Hamilton City area sold cigarettes to underage volunteers in a tobacco controlled purchase operation by Waikato District Health Board’s Public Health team.

New data on e-cigarette use among New Zealand adults

Monday, 15 July, 2019 - 08:54

Around one in six New Zealand adults have tried e-cigarettes but only 2 per cent are using them currently, a national survey has found.

‘The Check Up’ TV show falls short for smokers

Tuesday, 9 July, 2019 - 09:14

TVNZ’s new myth-busting television show, The Check Up, did well to dispel some myths around vaping. However, it unfortunately missed a golden opportunity to help more Kiwis quit smoking.

Respiratory 'WOF' and follow up improves Maori and Pacific children's asthma management - HDC

Thursday, 4 July, 2019 - 14:21

A Hastings community pharmacy’s project to improve asthma management in a group of Māori and Pacific children has left everyone breathing easier.

NZ experts in landmark childhood pneumonia study

Friday, 28 June, 2019 - 10:31

A major new study has refocused the global fight against childhood pneumonia - and New Zealand researchers played a key role.

Partnership secures over $3 mil for tobacco control research

Wednesday, 26 June, 2019 - 15:00

As New Zealand’s Smokefree 2025 deadline draws closer, the Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) has just awarded $4.95 million in funding for the Whakahā o Te Pā Harakeke programme.

Health Research Council grants $40m to Otago researchers

Wednesday, 26 June, 2019 - 11:00

Climate change and its impact on people’s health and using DNA to help predict who may suffer heart failure are just two of many University of Otago-led research projects being funded this year by the Health Research Council to the tune of more than $40 million.