Tiwai Staff and Families Walking the Walk for ICC Surf to City
Community, Health & Fitness
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Community, Health & Fitness
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Tiwai Staff and Families Walking the Walk for ICC Surf to City

Sports Hub - Mar 05, 2019

Hundreds of Tiwai staff and their families will take off the high vis and put on their running shoes, to take part in the annual ICC Surf…

Mental Health Advocate Mike King Wins New Zealander of the Year
Health & Fitness, News
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Health & Fitness, News
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Mental Health Advocate Mike King Wins New Zealander of the Year

News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Comedian turned mental health advocate Mike King has been crowned Kiwibank New Zealander of the year. Mr King is an outspoken advocate for changing attitudes toward mental…

Southern DHB Encouraging Everyone To Think Twice Before Taking Antibiotics
Community, Health & Fitness
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Community, Health & Fitness
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Southern DHB Encouraging Everyone To Think Twice Before Taking Antibiotics

Editor - Nov 12, 2018

Southern DHB is getting behind World Antibiotic Awareness Week this week and encouraging people to think about how they may use antibiotics better. The DHB wants to…

Cervical Screening Awareness Month: Good friends and Whānau Save Lives
Community, Health & Fitness
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Community, Health & Fitness
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Cervical Screening Awareness Month: Good friends and Whānau Save Lives

News Desk - Sep 05, 2018

It’s Cervical Screening Awareness Month and all Southern women who are due, overdue, or who have never had a smear test are urged to get tested. During…

Southern DHB Promotes Immunisation Throughout One’s Life
Community, Health & Fitness
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Community, Health & Fitness
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Southern DHB Promotes Immunisation Throughout One’s Life

News Desk - May 08, 2018

Southern District Health Board (SDHB) is promoting the importance of immunisation throughout one’s life, including shingles and influenza immunisation for those aged 65 and older, and immunisation for…

Southern DHB Welcomes New Dunedin Hospital Site Announcement
Health & Fitness, News
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Health & Fitness, News
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Southern DHB Welcomes New Dunedin Hospital Site Announcement

News Desk - May 04, 2018

The site of the New Dunedin Hospital gives Southern DHB the flexibility to meet today’s healthcare challenges and the needs of future generations, Commissioner Kathy Grant says.…

Life-Saving Bowel Screening Programme Starts
Health & Fitness, News
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Health & Fitness, News
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Life-Saving Bowel Screening Programme Starts

News Desk - Apr 28, 2018

A bowel cancer survivor, the mayor of Dunedin and Southern DHB’s commissioner are among those encouraging everyone who is eligible to participate in the National Bowel Screening…

40 years of Nursing at Southern Institute of Technology Celebrated (Video)
Community, Health & Fitness
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Community, Health & Fitness
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40 years of Nursing at Southern Institute of Technology Celebrated (Video)

News Desk - Apr 28, 2018

On Thursday 26 April a celebration of 40 years of Nursing was held at Southern Institute of Technology (SIT). The Nursing department welcomed graduates and staff who…

The Healthier Choice Making Food Selection Easier in Cafes
Health & Fitness, Lifestyle
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Health & Fitness, Lifestyle
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The Healthier Choice Making Food Selection Easier in Cafes

News Desk - Feb 19, 2018

A new café initiative is making it easier for people to make healthier choices when it comes to their food. Healthy Families Invercargill has teamed with local…

Popular National Cycling Initiative Coming to Southland
Community, Health & Fitness
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Community, Health & Fitness
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Popular National Cycling Initiative Coming to Southland

Sports Hub - Feb 07, 2018

Are you a Southlander who loves cycling and wants to share your passion and knowledge with others? Cycling Southland, Sport Southland and Road Safety Southland are inviting…