Medical radiation technologists (MRTs) at Dunedin Hospital
and Invercargill's Southland Hospital are again taking
industrial action over the long-running pay dispute with
District Health Boards New Zealand (DHBNZ).
A heritage orchard planned for the Truby King Reserve in
Seacliff heralds a move back to simpler times when people
foraged and cooked their own food, says Seacliff community
member Juliet Novena Sorrel.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) had a strong
genetic basis and was not the "too-much-sweets disorder",
Prof Anita Thapar told a one-day genetics symposium at the
University of Otago yesterday.
Some psychiatric staff at Dunedin's Wakari Hospital did not
want to prevent locked-in psychiatric patients smoking, while
some patients used a toaster to light up during a ban,
internal Southern District Health Board meeting notes and
School's Parent Teacher Association (PTA) has been granted
$900 by the Waikouaiti Coast Community Board for an
"experiment" whereby a fireworks display will be held in
September rather than November.