The MMR vaccine is considered an extremely safe and effective vaccine that protects children and our community from significant and potential serious illness caused by measles, mumps and rubella diseases.
The health warning issued in December 2016 for Lakes Whangape and Ngaroto has now been lifted, after two consecutive tests showed cyanobacterial levels to be once again below the warning level.
Waikato DHB would like to ensure the public that its dental clinics are safe following the incident at a South Auckland dental clinic.
The levels of the potentially harmful E.Coli have risen in Lake Rotoroa at Hamilton Lake Domain.
Spring is a popular time to get back into the garden - but people need to be careful around their handling of compost and potting mix.