Health and Wellbeing

Breaking Down the Budget

Health – Breaking Down the Budget

Health Minister Dr Shane Reti says that health will receive a $16.68 billion funding boost across three Budgets in an effort to invest in frontline services. However, many health professionals [...]
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Asia Pacific Sounds Antibiotic Alarm

Asia Pacific Sounds Antibiotic Alarm

Health leaders from Southeast Asia and the Western Pacific regions have sounded the alarm and have committed to working together to tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR) more effectively. They endorsed a [...]
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Operating Theatre

AI in the Operating Theatre

You may not think artificial intelligence could be useful in surgery, but new research shows it can help tackle major challenges. New research out of the University of Auckland shows [...]
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Lifeline Celebrates

Lifeline Celebrates 60 Years of Helping Kiwis

By Ben O’Connell Lifeline Aotearoa, a New Zealand organisation that provides crisis support and suicide prevention services, is launching a public appeal to help cover its running costs as it [...]
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Decreasing Screen time

Decreasing Screen Time Meaningfully

The Internet is packed with articles about decreasing screen time and digital detoxing, but when will we actually become critical and meaningful about it? This article aims to do just [...]
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Celebrating World Health Day

Celebrating World Health Day

World Health Day is celebrated on 7 April each year. The theme in 2024 is “My health, my right.”  The World Health Organisation is calling for action to ensure that [...]
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NZ Blood Service Thanks Donors

New Zealand Blood Service Thanks Donors

The New Zealand Blood Service (NZBS) has thanked the country’s donors after reaching one of its highest-ever summer collection targets.  NZBS encourages people to keep donating to continue this summer’s [...]
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Tech Impacts Our Everyday Lives

How Space Tech Impacts Our Everyday Lives

Space technology has a growing impact on various aspects of our everyday lives, many of which we’re none the wiser about. These space-related advancements play a crucial role in shaping [...]
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