So many elderly people in New Zealand are going hungry the issue has sparked calls to screen for malnutrition risk.
A Timaru woman is preparing to return to China for a second round of treatment in a bid to halt the progress of her terminal breast cancer.
New Zealand society needs an attitude change to fight suicide statistics, Mike King says.
Woman with terminal cancer travels with family to see Southern Lights, thanks to Race4Life Trust.
ANALYSIS: Wake up sheeple! Vaccination isn't just for your children, it's for all of our "herd immunity".
Tighter restrictions on sales have failed to curb our hazardous drinking habits.
A former stripper turned volunteer paramedic has launched an advertising campaign for a mobile hangover detox service.
They're meant to care for the elderly, but some carers are falling short, one woman claims.
Party animals beware: your remarkably cheap drug might not be the real thing.
Christchurch couple Rod and Mel Brown have a 3-year-old and another on the way.
Peter Gwynne reckons the Budget does little for pensioners, particularly those needing health care.
Patients and healthcare workers complain that Budget 2017 has left them frustrated and disappointed.
Campaigner says the Government needs to be doing more to help people with mental health issues.
Angry mob warns health boss he'll get stung if he shifts district nurses away from hospital.
Early childhood centre members being tested for disease in Palmerston North.
After losing three babies and being diagnosed with bone marrow disease, singer Annie Grace did what she did best - sang about it.
A strained health sector is set to receive a record $3.9b shot in the arm, with $1.8b going to District Health Boards (DHBs) alone.
Lance O'Sullivan tells fuming film organiser to "come see the ravaged bodies" in confrontation after screening.
Fighting basketballer Craig Hickford's comeback from against the odds.
Children with a rare form of epilepsy had half as many seizures when treated with a cannabis product, clinical study shows.
"If you think there is a link between the MMR and autism you are wrong," Breakfast host tells viewers.
Giving high-need mental health patients quick and easy access to psychiatrists is one way a new plan is improving health services in Auckland's north and west.
Dr Lance O'Sullivan says health professionals at viewing of controversial anti-vaccination film should lose their jobs.
Dr Lance O'Sullivan reveals his disabled son was subjected to "vile" attacks by anti-vaxx community.
Kids used to guzzle 1.5-litre bottles of Coke at school. Now, it's water- or milk-only.
Robert Read set up a Facebook page to help people contemplating suicide after the system let him down.
Kent Allan wants enough life to finish raising his kids - one of whom shares his condition.
Dr Lance O'Sullivan, the man who hijacked an anti-vax film showing, is a straight shooting advocate for the disadvantaged.
Former NZer of the year Dr Lance O'Sullivan jumps on stage and tells audience: "Your presence here will cause babies to die".
Kiwis are still using synthetic cannabis and far more harmful "novel" drugs, three years after they were banned.