Nelson Marlborough Health News and Notices

NMDHB and Committee Meetings

Members of the public are welcome to attend the Hospital Advisory Committee and NMDHB Board Meeting on Tuesday 24 October 2017.


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Love your bones

It's invisible, and it's dangerous and osteoporosis only reveals itself when a bone breaks .


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Health News - October

The October edition of Health News is available to read in local community papers.


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Simple health check changes a life

In the September issue of the Nelson Marlborough Health Connections staff magazine, medical secretary Sue Kysow talks about how a simple health check changed her life.


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More Maori and Pacific parents choosing to immunise their children

Maori and Pacific parents in the Nelson Marlborough region are choosing to vaccinate their children in greater numbers.


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Remember mumps these school holidays

Dr Andrew Lindsay, Medical Officer of Health with the Nelson Marlborough Public Health Service, has issued a reminder to GPs and other healthcare professionals in the region to be alert to mumps.


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Jumping for a good cause

Our awesome health promoter Miraka Norgate jumped out of a plane at 16,500 feet.  What would it take you to do the same?

 


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Spotlight on Murchison

Medical students get a taste of rural life and the 'alternative' highway impacts on the Health Centre. The spotlight is on Murchison in the Nelson Marlborough Health Connections staff magazine.


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NMDHB and Committee Meetings

Members of the public are welcome to attend the Community & Public Health and Disability Support Advisory Committee and NMDHB Board Meeting on Tuesday 26 September 2017.


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Coastguard Pete wins award

Our Emergency Manager Pete Kara has received an excellence award from the region’s Coastguard unit.


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