While maintenance and other work takes place in the pipelines used to add the fluoride to Hamilton water supply, Hamilton City Council has temporarily stopped the addition of fluoride.
People 65 years and over have the choice of getting their free flu vaccination at one of 23 pharmacies in the Waikato District Health Board (DHB) region from today (Tuesday 21 April) or from their general practitioner.
A report into the deaths of children in motorcycle, quad bike and other ‘off-road vehicle’ accidents is calling for cross-sector collaboration to tackle what is the country’s second largest cause of recreational death for those aged 15 and under.
It is never too early for parents and parents-to-be to learn about safe sleeping practices for babies, says the Health Quality & Safety Commission. Friday 5 December is National Safe Sleep Day, an annual awareness-raising event organised by Whakawhetu – National SUDI Prevention for Maori.