Wellington woman affected by suicide says public discussion should focus on holistic suicide prevention measures, not individual suicides.
Their children all battled cancer. Now these Canterbury mothers have teamed up to help those still fighting.
A prospective buyer had a meth test done on the Housing NZ property and it came back positive.
A "laser-guided missile" cancer therapy will cut treatment time for patients and leave them with fewer side-effects.
Smoking outside at cafes using public footpaths is about to get harder in Palmerston North.
The Government has committed to the wrong screening method for bowel cancer, an expert says.
West Auckland dairy owner snapped for selling single cigarettes at $1.50 each.
Man's CPR training helped bring a Taupo barber back to life after she collapsed at work.
Pauline Mohi remembers smoking with her doctor, the habit was so acceptable.
A nurse formed an "inappropriate relationship" with a prison inmate, and invited him to live with her.
About 15,000 filled the halls of Canterbury's newest hospital.
A Blenheim man who smoked 100 cigarettes a day says cigarettes should be banned completely.
"Most people who use it for any length of time will never live a normal life again."
She left a suicide note for her family, but the coroner ruled otherwise.
Dunedin is gripped by an "invisible homelessness" that's sending teens into prostitution.
One moment Annie Tausi was dancing and running a class. The next she was on the ground.
There is little public funding for $1500 defibrillators. Too often, it takes a tragedy to get action.
Burnt body parts are causing toxic fumes in hospitals, putting staff and patients at risk.
OPINION: Tobacco company internal documents show how crucial they think cigarette packaging is.
"Where people were saying there's no risk, I think this ends that kind of statement."
Lower Hutt company which started life as a retirement project aims to make life more comfortable for arthritis sufferers.
Manawatu health advocate applauds cigarette price hike from $20 a pack to $30 by 2020.
Some fitness trackers are out of step by more than 30pc, a researcher says.
Satisfying those hunger pangs with a bit of chocolate, can of fizzie or packet of chippies is off the menu for many around Manawatu next month.
Amanda Ferreira leaves behind three girls after losing her battle with inoperable cancer.
Health got the lion's share of Budget funding, but Labour's updated its calculations and says it's not enough.
Michelle Paki has put aside her fears of her brain tumour to help a two-year-old girl with the same illness.
The West Coast community will get a new hospital after the Government finds $10m to cover cost blowout.
Waiopehu College's full reopening pushed back in wake of latest measles cases.
A girl's intense relationship with a teacher was kept hidden from her parents in the months before her death.