Lorelei Mason

02:09

Research suggests GPs hastening death of terminally ill patients

A ONE News Colmar Brunton poll suggests doctors making decisions likely to quicken the death of terminal patients have public backing.

02:09

Euthanasia: Many Kiwi GPs and nurses help accelerate death

Most voters feel dying patients should be able to turn to their doctor for assistance to end their lives.

02:08

Christchurch grandma sets medical milestone

Susan Gorman-Thompson has impressed doctors by becoming New Zealand's longest surviving kidney transplant patient.

01:43

Bold eco-tourism vision for Christchurch red zone

The founder of the UK’s Eden Project was in Christchurch as plans were revealed for a similar project in the garden city.

02:06

Want to avoid cancer? Drink less say experts

Our leading health experts have met for the first time to discuss the alarming link between cancer and alcohol.

01:52

Country’s largest public sculpture dazzles Christchurch

Neil Dawson’s ‘Fanfare’ sculpture was officially blessed today.

01:55

Mothers look to bring Christmas cheer to Christchurch

A group of concerned mothers has joined forces to ensure no family goes hungry during the holiday season.

02:04

Australian hospitals prepare for Ebola threat

Hospital staff are being trained to vette and treat suspected Ebola patients at their front door.

02:10

Australasia’s sole Ebola testing lab

The Doherty Institute in Melbourne has already ruled out a dozen suspected Ebola cases.

02:13

Middlemore Hospital ready for Ebola response

New Zealand’s lead Ebola response unit has demonstrated they are prepared should the virus reach here.

02:02

Study raises concerns for teenage cannabis use

The study shows dependency and suicidal thoughts to be among consequences for teenage users.

01:51

Judith Collins stands firm over street sign

A lane outside Christchurch’s new justice precinct has been named after a friend of the justice minister.

02:05

Use of surgical mesh dubbed an emerging health scandal

Sufferers want the use of mesh in gynaecological surgery suspended.

01:57

Free jabs for babies to prevent stomach bug

New Zealand babies will be entitled to free vaccinations against a highly-infectious stomach bug.

01:58

Health problems facing many Kiwi toddlers

Study of children shows high number of Kiwi kids are admitted to hospital with infection and illness.

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