OPINION: It's the unintended consequences of legalising euthanasia that are worrying.
Researchers may have found a new way to attack some aggressive breast cancers.
Kane Roper knows there's drug to fight his debilitating illness. But it will cost him $200,000.
Six people, two cities, hundreds of medical staff and three successful kidney transplants.
Ministry figures show Hutt Valley performs poorly on children's mental health services.
OPINION: New Zealand has a serious problem, and talking about it once a year won't change a thing.
New research into the fears, insecurities and aspirations of Kiwi girls helps to boost Girl Guide biscuit drive.
Thousands of at-risk mentally unwell youth are waiting for psychological treatment as DHB services are swamped.
More than 1000 people lined up at a Christchurch tattoo studio - for a good cause.
Sir Colin Meads says there's still a place in NZ for stoic men who "get on with it".
Kilbirnie resident was meant to get help bathing after displacing her hip - but no-one showed up.
Inaccurate progress results for the MidCentral DHB elections explained.
An encounter with breast cancer has inspired an award-winning photograph, and a message of hope.
Akaroa will get a new 12-bed health centre to help replace its earthquake-damaged hospital.
Local organisation goes viral with vital message about not forcing hugs and kisses.
Ashburton Hospital is to become pioneer in rural health with opening of a new specialised centre.
A woman diagnosed with breast cancer feels that luck was on her side when she was offered the latest in breast imaging technology, and wants other women to know it's available.
Capital & Coast DHB generates up to 5000kg of waste every day - so where does it all go?
It may not be the diet for everyone, but after hitting 130kg Chris Tett decided to try the extreme 60-day juice diet, with surprising results.
Catherine Pilcher was born blind but can now see colours and movement thanks to life-changing surgery.
There is a gaping hole in society's understanding of the support parents of suicidal teenagers need a researcher says.
Sugary drinks and junk food are set to come under tough new restrictions when being advertised to children.
Waikato medical school proposal gets a positive reaction.
"I thought 'what can I do to help?' There must be other people in a similar situation."
More than 5500 elective operations re-scheduled as a result of junior doctors' strike.
After losing son in crash which also left his daughter paralysed, dad won't rest until he sees her walk again.
A nurse caught snooping through 64 private health records has been suspended for 18 months.
New Zealand's suicide rate continues to climb but some claim it's already worse than reported.
Poverty, unemployment, racism and homelessness all contribute to the suicide toll.
Doctors never suspected father-of-three Harley Melhopt could have bowel cancer at just 24.