State-run institutions are the orphanages of this era, the children's commissioner says
ANALYSIS: Mothers struggle to find midwives and neonatal death rates have stagnated - so what is being done?
OPINION: It's 125 years since women got the vote, but not all women are equal.
Guidelines on doctor-patient relationship boundaries are changing, following allegations against a Wellington doctor.
Once NZ's most sought-after celebrity, Dr Hinemoa Elder is spearheading a path in Māori mental health.
OPINION: The journey through Māori immersion education has been challenging, but not for my son.
She went to the police. They believed her. That wasn't enough.
OPINION: If I hear one more argument about whether kids should go to daycare or stay at home, I swear, I'm gonna throw my toys.
OPINION: I wish there was an uproar every time one of my female friends was threatened with horrific sexual violence.
A doctor under investigation for alleged sexual relationships with patients fathered a child with the mother of a toddler he treated.
Meeting called at Victoria University to discuss change in sexual misconduct policy after student complaints.
The chemistry tutor told young female students he would strip them naked in the shower.
OPINION: Many mums couldn't leave the couch six weeks after a baby, let alone run the country like Jacinda Ardern.
Kiwi scientist Beatrice Tinsley has been belatedly recognised with an obituary in The New York Times.
OPINION: Another roomful of men telling me how to feel? Bor-ing.
After escaping a religious cult, Catherine English was just looking for a doctor.
OPINION: Here's to a future where women's safety is prized over men's reputations.
"I call it my ugly phone," complains customer disappointed by electronics from failed finance company director's door-to-door sales outfit.
OPINION: Nothing about Jacinda Ardern's childbirth is amazing, apart from everything.
The seaborne charity's former supporters feel "let down" by its founder's treatment of women.
OPINION: This might be a crazy call, but I reckon Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern can be trusted to make her own mothering decisions.
The Floating Foundation's website has been taken down after bullying revelations, but founder Craig Koning will not confirm the charity's future.
Those close to Craig Koning call him a Pied Piper, seducing young women with a tropical dream that becomes a nightmare.
Women speak out about charity boss' behaviour on a seaborne aid mission to the Pacific.
Some midwives fail to give women clear and unbiased information, the Health and Disability Commissioner warns.
In labour, Alanah Gilder lost 4 litres of blood - and the ability to have another child. She then waited three years for an explanation.
OPINION: A protest featuring 12,000 baby booties symbolising abortions will take place at parliament.
OPINION: Denise L'Estrange-Corbet could have apologised. Instead, she went full Cookie Monster.
Women want to know why they were kept in the dark about allegations against a Wellington doctor.
A 'horrible' and intimidating process, then months of waiting for four women who alleged sexual misconduct by their GP.
OPINION: I don't know about you, but there is nothing I felt like more after childbirth than jumping back in the sack.
She rejected her doctor's advances. He wouldn't take no for an answer.
Medical Council investigating Wellington GP over relationships with multiple patients.
OPINION: This isn't about you or I, Pākehā friends. It's about ripping the band aid off and facing what's underneath.
OPINION: Placentas are full of full of vitamins, Kryptonite, Marmite, antioxidants - and definitely not toxic.
Survey tests attitudes about boys playing with dolls and which household tasks women should do.
Helen Johnson's baby girl couldn't breathe properly for 35 minutes. Hospital staff had failed her.
OPINION: My son picked up the replica AK47. My heart dropped.
Ashleigh says a traumatic birth experience meant she lost who she was going to be as a mother.
Her son was bawling non-stop. But hospital staff were too busy to realise he was starving.
Free training for Australian graduate midwifes being enticed to New Zealand to cover acute shortages on hospital maternity wards.
In New Zealand, not all maternity care is created equal.
Extra cots are wheeled into newborn intensive care units, which rely on the "goodwill" of worn-out staff to operate.
NZ claims to have world class maternity care. But as things improve in other developed countries, they've stalled here.
She was a virtual ghost for 14 years. She spent her final days being heard.
Before she died, a domestic abuse survivor told her story, helping prompt a review of the Family Court.
A young Māori boy doesn't have ADHD. He is Uepoto, the curious.
OPINION: It pains me to say this on International Women's Day, but men - we need you.
A handshake is not a golden measure of gender equality.
OPINION: "Speakout culture" is not a thing. Not being harassed is.