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Man's incredible tribute to pregnant wife
Man's incredible tribute to pregnant wife

A father-to-be has spoken out about his wife's brave decision to carry their child to full term, even though she will only…

Superfoods aren't as healthy as you think

A nutritionist reveals seven superfoods that have become completely over-inflated.

Fitbit 'saves' mum with heart condition

A passing glance at a brand new Fitbit may have just saved a Kiwi mother's life.

10,000 steps a day: more harm than good?

It's the catchy fitness principle followed by a generation of fitness fanatics - but the idea that you should take 10,000…

Biden's perfect fit with Save the Children
Biden's perfect fit with Save the Children

Dr Jill Biden, educator and wife of former US Vice President Joe Biden, has been named board chair of Save the Children.

Mum's heartbreaking photo of cancer son
Mum's heartbreaking photo of cancer son

A Texas mother has shared a heart-rending photograph of her 10-year-old son's battle with leukemia in an effort to show…

Pupils suffering in damp: principal
Pupils suffering in damp: principal

A Tauranga school principal says substandard housing in the city is making children sick - with 11 of her pupils hospitalised…

Murderer left 'unsupervised' in hospital
Murderer left 'unsupervised' in hospital

A man who shared a ward with convicted double murderer Jason Reihana has spoken of the experience.

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Junior doctors' dispute settlement imminent
Junior doctors' dispute settlement imminent

The dispute over rosters has been in negotiation since January 1 last year.

Medical cannabis: Dunne urges 'open mind'

Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne has called on doctors to have an "open mind" when deciding whether to prescribe cannabis…

A 13.6km separated cycleway for Mount proposed

A 13.6km cycle loop could be the answer to Mount Maunganui's traffic, parking and congestion issues. That's what Bike Mount…

Locals support funding for sanitary products

Some Rotorua women and medical experts say a suggestion to have sanitary products funded by the Government is a great idea…

Mr Gay NZ defends unprotected sex
Mr Gay NZ defends unprotected sex

The new Mr Gay New Zealand, who is HIV positive, is defending having unprotected sex, saying he always…

100 surgeries for Barbie dream

A surgery-obsessed woman who wants to become a "real-life Barbie" has undergone ever more extreme procedures to mirror the…

More smokefree zones from tomorrow

All Rotorua sportsgrounds, skate parks, bus stops and shelters are to become smokefree zones from tomorrow. More areas…

Bond pilot aimed at work for beneficiaries

Finance minister Steven Joyce says socials bonds work a bit like the role of private investors in PPP infrastructure schemes…

Mum carries baby to save other's lives

A US mother is being lauded for her bravery after deciding to carry her baby to term, despite a terminal defect, so that…

What Paleo Pete feeds his kids
What Paleo Pete feeds his kids

Celebrity chef Pete Evans has shared what his 10-year-old's typical breakfast looks like. And it's everything…

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