What do I need to know about Coronavirus?

What do I need to know about Coronavirus?

We have had a few enquiries around the concern of the coronavirus, particularly when many of you have a reduced immunity due to treatment and condition Below is information that is provided by the southern DHB website that has a link to ministry of health

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Cancer Society applaud ambitious new cancer plan, challenges government on funding

Cancer Society applaud ambitious new cancer plan, challenges government on funding

The release of the Cancer Action Plan and the formation of a National Cancer Agency is the biggest restructure in cancer since 2003 say the Cancer Society. The detail remains to be confirmed and will require funding in next year’s budget to deliver on many of the plan’s ambitions.

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A flu shot can reduce your risk of severe infection

A flu shot can reduce your risk of severe infection

Around one in four New Zealanders are infected with influenza each year. Influenza is not the same as a cold - it is a more serious disease that can make existing medical conditions worse.

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