Inspecting teeth is made easier with a digital camera that reaches right around every molar.
New technology allows dentists to see patients remotely in region with high rate of tooth decay in children
Her comments come after news a Whangārei toddler with rotten teeth was sent home to wait it out for five months.
Jacinda Ardern concerned over 'long lead times' kids with serious dental issues may be facing
Toddler waits five months for treatment for rotten teeth, abscesses
Community leaders in Kaikohe are calling for specialised, on the job training at Kura Kaupapa Maori.
Kaikohe faces a teacher shortage in kura kaupapa Māori schools
The Northland tourist attraction is suffering from its own popularity, locals say.
Famous New Zealand destinations included in UK tour company's list of places suffering 'overtourism'
The US President ended a meeting on infrastructure with the Democrats after just five minutes.
'I don’t do cover ups', Trump tells media after walking out of meeting with Democrats
It’s thought up to 3000 students could be affected.
Northland DHB offers to check schools for vaccination status
The US President told a rally in Pennsylvania, "Somebody is going to have to explain the whole Fox deal to me."
'They're putting more Democrats on' - Donald Trump blasts Fox News election coverage
Patients are being turned away or waiting weeks for an appointment.
Patients turned away as Northland doctor shortage reaches crisis point
Man dies following mid-week crash north of Auckland
Skye Stevenson was shocked to see the horrible mess at the end of her drive on Sunday.
Nine-year-old 'can't get her head around' why anyone would smash her pony manure stall
His tangi was held today in Northland.
Hundreds gather for master waka builder Sir Hekenukumai Busby's final voyage
Her grandmother fled persecution in Germany and repressed her heritage for the rest of her life, the US author says.
Joyce Carol Oates says she's haunted by her family's denial of its Jewish roots
After getting teased when he was young, Adesanya decided he needed to learn to defend himself - a choice that changed his life forever.
From bullied in high school to UFC champion: The untold journey of Kiwi MMA superstar Israel Adesanya
Michaela Blyde beats four defenders with deadly step, fend and speed en route to runaway try at Canada Sevens
A file image of a New Zealand Police vehicle and a Fire and Emergency New Zealand vehicle.
One person dead after crash on State Highway 1 near Whangārei
Speaking to TVNZ1’s Breakfast this morning DHB Chief Executive Nick Chamberlain says measles is “an incredibly dangerous disease”.
'It’s an incredibly dangerous disease' - Northland DHB concerned for unvaccinated children contracting measles
A file image of a New Zealand Police vehicle.
One person dead, four injured in Far North crash
There are fresh calls for measles vaccinations to be made compulsory.
Northland schools asked to consider excluding unvaccinated children
People with disabilities join Whangārei's homeless
The breeding project has boosted numbers by 1000 per cent.
Surge in Northland Kiwi numbers offers new hope for survival of national icon
Some are now turning to alcohol to deal with their problems.
Northland forestry industry helping workers kick drug habits
Northland girl's death from meningitis inspires vaccination fundraiser
Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones
Shane Jones accused of 'cover-up' by National over logging company court case
Whangārei man pleads not guilty over homemade bomb and AK47
Housing New Zealand accused of leaving older state houses to rot in Whangārei while planning to build new ones
'Your children miss you' - serious concerns for missing Northland woman
Warning issued after 11-year-old with measles visits Northland hot spring
Jake Rouse was a restless teenager six year ago. Now he’s working at a quarry thanks to one man.
Once restless teenager finds his calling working in a Northland quarry
The Northland tourist attraction is suffering from its own popularity, locals say.
DOC supports Northland iwi's ban on visiting Mermaid Pools, polluted with rubbish, urine