When I told the doctor at the hospital how much pain I was in, he told me I was lying.
They're the fun aunty and uncle, saying 'not yet' when people ask if they're having kids soon.
Elsie Lee runs laughing laps around the house and digs up worms with no sign she could easily not be here at all.
Dogs and dog owners, delight, a new walker is looking for four-legged clients.
Waimate mayor confident the district's ambulance service is not in jeopardy after meeting with St John.
A groundbreaking study into the fitness of Kiwi kids and their parents has reached troubling conclusions.
At least three people are in intensive care and others treated within 24 hours in Christchurch due to synthetic cannabis.
The government needs to do more and do better for Kiwis affected by dementia, says Alzheimers NZ.
Bury, cremate or bequest? Some people are choosing the latter when it comes to dying.
As threats of attack looms and tobacco tax prices soar, Auckland dairy owners may back ceasing cigarette sales.
Knocked back for reduction surgery, this was Sarah Baker's moment of desperation.
A Dunedin doctor has been fined and censured for altering patient records.
It was one of the deadliest natural disasters in history. But plaques were reserved for the war-fallen.
Aucklander wins award after her submission on mental health services was presented to Parliament.
Linda Aldworth was a respected nurse of 40 years, living the high life on $340,000 of laundered prison money.
Doctor Google stepped in when real doctors weren't sure what was wrong.
Crushed flammable liquids are among a swag of safety issues found at Wellington Hospital, a leaked document shows.
The family moving to New York in search of a cure for their son's rare cancer have raised more than $21,000 since sharing their story.
A woman who called a DHB crisis line was devastated to be told to call back the next day.
Baby Tallan was thought to have colic until a chest x-ray showed he had a rare heart defect.
As the pitbull came bounding in Julia Houghton's direction, she thought it'd go around her.
Woman is just one of many young people with type 2 diabetes experiencing serious complications.
A health system used by indigenous people in Alaska could hold answers for New Zealand, says a kaumatua.
OPINION: If that's the case, doctors shouldn't be discouraging men from having prostate cancer checks.
Kiwis are finding it increasingly difficult to manage their personal wellbeing and that of their families.
Vaping might not lead to cigarette addiction as once feared, according to NZ's largest smoking survey.
It was necessary to ensure its opposition was well-researched, DHB says.
A pregnant mum says her state house is so cold it's contributing to her 2-year-old daughter's respiratory illness.
A long-running dispute over a $150 million Lower Hutt retirement village is off to the Environment Court.
The Richmond water supply will be temporarily chlorinated.