Christchurch man convicted of sex offences against young boys can reapply for medical registration.
Thousands are turned away from specialist medical appointments, despite being referred by their GP.
Thousands of patients have stumbled at the first hurdle on their way to surgery during the past five years.
An Invercargill mum says a simple eye test might have saved her daughter's vision after she was diagnosed with a rare condition.
The number of circumcisions has decreased in the Waikato, with many people put off by the cost.
MidCentral District Health Board is through the first phase of implementing changes to mental health and addiction services.
Rare disease sufferer tired of Government's "buck-passing" over her potentially fatal condition.
For the first time since being formed in 2001, the Hutt Valley District Health Board will be run by a clinician.
A Wellington grocer was unlucky enough to be Chinese during a leprosy panic in 1903.
A sponsorship programme for Kiwi kids is helping a Northland teen battle cancer.
Influenza has killed at least two New Zealanders this year as the virus hit alert levels.
OPINION: Joe Bennett's mother's stroke shows us again that age is cruel, robbing us of our independence.
A dispute over a dentist bill left a Nelson man with no bottom teeth.
Just why are New Zealanders so fat? It may be our genes.
A new initiative for Waikato maternity services include the appointment of consumer reps.
OPINION: Monday is International Overdose Awareness Day.
Noses and eyes begin running a month early for hay fever sufferers.
Midwives have lodged the nation's biggest equal pay challenge.
All Black Waisake Naholo's miracle cure is an incredible story. Perhaps too incredible.
Midwives' major equal pay court case may be about disparity between industries, rather than sexism: PM.
A mother and baby died in childbirth, but their midwife has left the country with a certificate.
A Government review of palliative care has been welcomed.
Clients reeling after mental health service for Pacific people in Canterbury closes.
A High Court action on Monday will have 'global ramifications' for women's pay.
TV star Art Green swings to the defence of embattled paleo diet.
OPINION: Sure, the pay isn't great, but the satisfaction of helping bring a new life into the world is enormous.
OPINION: Donating an organ is less risky than farming – but unlike farming, ACC won't cover a donor's lost earnings.
New research looks at mysterious link between activity in the front of the brain and depression.
Claims of being turned away and being mistreated are driving Matamata locals out of town for medical care.
Caregivers must keep vigilant to curb the growing number of infants suffering sudden deaths.