Should a severely disabled man's rights outweigh community safety, court is asked.
Five times the risk of complications during pregnancy for flu, says nursing expert.
Gynaecologist inserted birth control device in anaesthetised woman who didn't want it.
The ministry found ongoing issues at the rest home in successive audits in September 2015 and March 2016.
Some risk expected to last for a week following outbreak in Palmerston North.
At least four more cases of the disease have been reported in Wellington.
Waikato lags behind the rest of the country in waiting time targets for emergency departments.
A new "first class" Christchurch facility will provide free dental care to those most in need.
Hospitals putting do-not-resuscitate orders on patients without consent of family.
Twice stricken by cancer, Auckland mum Elouise Hemming has become a competitive powerlifter.
They put their disabled son's life into the hands of professionals to give them a break - instead he died.
When will the hospital parking nightmare end?
Crystal Gillies knew something was wrong with her baby daughter but had to fight for a diagnosis.
Get some fresh air and exercise, all while helping ensure cancer patients can access physiotherapy and rehabilitation.
Organ donor's father pleads for higher donation rates as statistics paint a stark picture.
Te Omanga Hospice purchases former Petone rest home.
Police had to deal with former mental health patient, who did not feel safe outside of Trevor Mallard's office.
Quake-hit Hurunui and Kaikoura may miss out on a social recovery programme due to a funding gap.
800 people waited more than six hours in ED according to latest health targets.
Waikato DHB staff say more people are wanting to access their medical records.
Accused of importing a euthanasia drug, Susan Dale Austen arrived at court to a crowd of well-wishers.
For Filipo Fifita, a random act of kindness was what it took to realise a true passion.
At this stage, free wifi will only be available to overnight inpatients in Wellington and Kapiti.
Auckland scientists reveal for the first time how Parkinson's disease develops.
A 2-year-old had lived most of her life unable to hear her mum say her name.
Sky's the limit for cancer patient with All Blacks great Richie McCaw in support.
A mental health practitioner, who died while on his way to work at Christchurch Hospital, has left a lasting legacy.
Clever and curious teens are twice as likely to drink and smoke cannabis, English study finds.
A headache clinic, which successfully treats 94 per cent of patients, is expanding to the North Island.
Hastings council says 'no' to $100k fund for people with health problems linked to gastro outbreak.