Health & Bodies
'Chlamydia is how I found out she cheated on me’
“Queer people are good at sexual health because for a lot of us, we were forced to in the ’80s.”
“It becomes a part of your brand as a person. ‘Oh Jade has endo’.”
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Our skin is host to a variety of fungi, bacteria, and viruses that make up our microbiota.
"The reality is the financial burden is real.”
The findings were among four studies that formed part of a pilot carried out by Otago University.
Feeling too broke to donate to a charity? Donate your blood instead.
“I thought maybe I'm being stupid for asking him to pay.”
Georgia Latu is CEO of Pōtiki Poi, the company that made 32,000 poi for the Women’s Rugby World Cup.
The rise of social media has had a huge impact on the art of tattoo – both positive and negative.
Research shows it is even worse than being jobless or a former smoker.
Get an overview of each New Zealand political parties' policy on health.
Currently there are guidelines for teaching relationship and sexuality education (RSE).
“If it was free, fucking oath, I’m there.”
“When it rains heavily I’m always alert."
Many people with syphilis don’t have any symptoms and therefore don’t know they have it.
From today, all vaping devices sold in NZ will need to have removeable or replaceable batteries.
“Very unfair and inequitable towards students who have trained in the New Zealand healthcare system”
A low-cost version of ketamine has shown promising results
Self-testing is the biggest change to cervical screening since it's conception, what will it change?
“[Long Covid] affects everything, it literally destroys lives."
“I was really confused how other people were able to manage their periods when I couldn’t.”
Last winter 110,000 households couldn’t afford to keep their homes adequately warm, says MBIE.
Psychedelic-assisted therapy could potentially to completely change how we treat diseases.
“I have never lived in a flat that didn’t form black mould.”
"...society and wāhine have so much to learn about the way that our tupuna were innovators.”
No, that's not a coat hanger, tailbone or the fallopian tube. That my friend, is the clitoris.