To her mum, she was one in a million, an unlikely joyous child with a rare condition who died before her time.
Sometimes drama is real. But sometimes, it's a word used by men to shut down discussion.
Dutch doctor Rob Jonquiere says attitudes to euthanasia in the Waikato have changed in the five years since he was there last.
A poignant tattoo honouring Kiwi war veterans has caught the world's imagination, going viral on social media just days after being inked onto a Lower Hutt man.
A mother accused of ditching her Down syndrome son has reconciled with her Kiwi husband and wants to move to New Zealand after $660,000 was raised to help the boy.
Couple get inked to show their 18-month-old that her blemish "was something to feel proud of and not embarrassed by".
Spirits led self-proclaimed ‘psychic medium’ Sue Nicholson to use her supernatural powers to help others
If Daddy is going to be an equal parent, then Scary Daddy needs to be recognised and supported too.
The decision was not driven by vanity or sexual desirability. I had never even been kissed. But I felt ill.
Autistic boy was devasted when no friends came to his party. But what happened next will warm your heart.
OPINION: If my daughter is gay, I don't worry about her having a hard life - but I do worry about people expecting her to have a hard life.
After both her hands were severed by her sword-wielding boyfriend, Simonne Butler managed to change her life.
The British invasion has hit Wellington's Civic Square - in the form of scones.
After 71 years Yvonne Leven is going to meet her birth mother for the first time.
She quit her job to care for her kids, one of whom has cerebral palsy. Now she'll be able to send them to college.
Nine-year-old transgender Kiwi gains worldwide support after pleading for people to accept him in inspiring video.
When Jason Rouse told his rugby mates there would be a photographer at the birth of his child, they thought he was crazy.
Leaving high school was hard. Then one day I woke up and I was a high-school English teacher.
We should need no pretext to entertain our friends, especially not with a reminder of looming mortality.
How do you adjust when suddenly, without warning, you’re someone’s mum or dad?
American man Marcus Thompson is convinced he has a secret half-brother in New Zealand.
Depending on how Bruce Jenner's story is presented, his reported transition may herald a new cultural shift.
A woman accused of disowning her newly-born Down Syndrome baby has told her side of the story.
An American war veteran waited decades to find his lost Kiwi love - but he was seven years late.
As children head back to school, we ask is free-range parenting neglectful or just letting kids be kids?
Little Leo's Armenian mother won't have him in her house. So his Kiwi dad is stepping up.
Instead of starting a new life together, Brett Wooffindin woke up in the night to find his wife dead.
Summer is the perfect time for some people to get their kit off and let it all hang out.
Dropping an F-bomb is preferable to planting a punch so why does swearing still upset people?
Donations from as far as NZ flood in for disabled pensioner mugged in the UK, as total hits a whopping $567k.