As the revolutionary technology in our healthcare system continues to improve efficiency and accuracy for patients, it’s only fitting that the home first aid kit tucked away in the cupboard above the fridge has a modern makeover too. Let’s take a peek inside the first aid kit of the future.
Robot-assisted surgery has already opened up a realm of possibilities in New Zealand. We look into the rise of automation in the operating theatre and ask the question - will these mechanical surgeons ever be able to work as well as a human surgeon?
Leave the dentist’s chair and the pain you feel can double by the time you hit reception. That filling costs how much?!
Many have to grit their teeth at the sight of whopping dentist bills, but thanks to nib, preserving your pearly whites doesn’t have to break the bank.
Whether you live down the street from a doctor or you’re miles away, without having to leave home, you can now attend an appointment via videoconferencing thanks to telehealth.
Telehealth is a way you can get advice, discuss health concerns and even receive a prescription or sick note from a health professional without the burden of regular travel - which can be difficult, especially for those living in rural areas.
The land of the long white cloud... and the long waiting list
Doctors, A & E and hospitals
What social media is really doing to your brain
The app you need in an emergency
What’s the difference between your generic and branded medicines?
Babies, toddlers and children – childhood milestones to expect
What are the different types of doctors and medical professionals?
Get to know the New Zealand health system
The holiday checklist - active holidays with the kids
Simple hacks to save a healthy $111 this week and every week
How healthy are you really?
Tweens, teens and teenagers – the milestones you can expect
Five simple tips for happy, healthy kids
Seven New Zealand bucket list experiences
Why do I need health insurance in New Zealand?
Dr Lance O'Sullivan Q&A
How to stay healthy, even at work
Can pets make you sick?
How much is dental insurance in NZ?
What to know and do about some common illnesses
Ever been sick on holiday? Here’s why (and tips to avoid it)
Make being healthy your life’s work.
Tips for international students living in New Zealand
Fit, strong, lean and healthy? There’s an app for that!
The insider’s guide to saving $$$ on your health cover
You may not think you need private health insurance. Until you do.
Six ways to #adult better
Five tips to boost your energy and bring your A-game