Couple head to midwife as fast as they can but baby too quick for everyone.
That's the Zika health advice from NZ officials to travelling Kiwis.
Delays to revamp of Greymouth's hospital will put patients and staff at risk, West Coast senior doctors say.
Southland MS patient welcomes new drugs to help others
Medicine shortages are constant and pharmacists say they're getting worse.
Distributor says tests have shown product that caused allergic reactions is safe.
"Little fighter" born with rare congenital disorder beats the odds and reaches first birthday.
I'm 33 and have terminal stomach cancer. I truly believe a dying with dignity law would give many in a similar situation a new lease on life.
Helping to change the lives of countless people can be as straightforward as watching a movie and having a conversation.
West Coasters fed up with delays after construction at Grey Base Hospital pushed back six months.
Free visits to the doctor for 6 to 13 year-olds has resulted in thousands more child visits to southern GPs.
Blenheim dental practices are struggling to keep up with demand with patients waiting up to 4 weeks for treatment.
A passenger who had measles on board a flight to Auckland may have infected others.
Woman spear-heading access to medicinal cannabis under investigation still has support of MP.
Sunscreen is your friend, but how well do you know it?
A surgery centre in south Auckland lost power for most of the day following a fault inside a transformer.
Doctor says he could improve his bedside manner after sending man, who later needed surgery, home with paracetamol.
Under-fire company defends meals delivered to vulnerable people in the south.
When Dr Amanda Sommerfeldt and her husband Scott stepped of the plane they were met by grey skys and a cold, wet wind.
Killing people is wrong, and asking the health system to kill its patients goes against the spirit of what it is for, writes Heather Roberts.
Pauline Lance, 85, lived on her own for more than 50 years before she went flatting.
Heart disease kills more people in NZ than most other OECD countries, international report shows.
Disabled accident victims are in a test case with ACC about paying for care given for free.
Pregnant New Zealand women should rethink travel and you should reach for the repellent.
A decade is a long time to play "watch and wait" with a brain tumour. But it's a risk that Carol Krucoff is glad she took.
The design of Christchurch Hospital's $72 million outpatients building has been unveiled.
When Joyce Moore, 95, gets sick of her own company, she heads for Barrington Shopping Centre.
Australia's "Dr Death" says families are smuggling lethal drugs into hospitals.
Supermarket pulls a dye off the shelves after reports of customers having severe reactions.
Up to one in 10 elderly New Zealanders could be socially isolated from friends, family and the community, Age Concern says.