This is a family health initiative designed by the Pharmacy @ Group in Canterbury. The aim is to increase access to health information to people in order to help reduce sickness in our communities and improve the general health and well-being of Cantabrians. All sessions are run by registered pharmacists from the Pharmacy @ Group. … Continued
Bay Audiology are an independent provider of hearing solutions able to offer a wide range of technology, with personalised solutions to fit your needs and your budget. Aids range from: Starter at $1500 – $2590 per pair Middle at $3990 – $5590 per pair Elite at $7590 – $9590 per pair Call to check … Continued
MHERC offers a free mental health library for the people of the South Island. Books, CDs, DVDs and videos on a wide range of mental health topics are available for loan. A free return postal service is available to anyone who lives in the South Island. The library service can be accessed in person at … Continued
*Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome The site contains general information that may be of assistance for anyone with an interest in M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). A good place to start is with the information under the headings on the right hand side of the page. Provides information and support to ME/CFS sufferers (and their … Continued
/ Let food be your medicine Fresh, easy, nourishing and delicious pureed food that looks and tastes really good. Particularly appropriate for those who find it difficult or impossible to eat normal food, requiring a radically modified diet that is safe to swallow. Research revealed the eating experience for far too many people was distressing. … Continued
To practise, doctors must be registered. Registration means the doctor is trained to standards set and monitored by theThe Medical Council of New Zealand. The medical register is available from the website above. It includes doctors’ names, qualifications, details of when they were registered and any restrictions on the doctor to practise. Doctors update their … Continued
Providing key information and content to help improve the general health of New Zealand’s Pacifc population is behind the launch of this publication. Content is based on creating greater self awareness of one’s own health and of those around them. It’s a strengths-based focus with practical help and advice, utilising Pacific people who are experts … Continued
Te Puawaitanga Ki Otautahi Trust A social group that meets the last Friday of the month to enjoy a meal and educational talk at Tauhiwi Marae.
Elder Care Canterbury is a collective of people representing organisations, service providers and consumers who have an interest in improving health services for older people of Canterbury. It has open membership and is coordinated by an employed Coordinator. Elder Care Canterbury is community based and community driven. It is “older person focussed” and enables active … Continued
Kidney Health NZ raises money for research & provides information. Organ/tissue transplants have become a standard part of medical practice for New Zealanders Provide education and resources for people with kidney disease.