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Hair Loss De-Mystified With Clive Hair Clinics

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:52:11 +1300 | Clive Hair Clinics

There are a great number of myths and misconceptions about hair loss in men and women and the most common hair problems, representing over 75% of enquiries at Clive Hair Clinics are Genetic Thinning, Diffuse Loss and Alopecia.More >>

Roast Busters: Turn Indignation into Action

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:46:29 +1300 | The Parenting Place

People raged about the Roast Buster case. The indignation was justified – it was horrible. “Where were their parents!?” Fair question. I am sure the Roast Busters’ parents and the victims’ parents all wish they had been more proactive in guiding ...More >>

Summers set to sizzle at Mr Rental

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:44:22 +1300 | Mr Rental

With Summer approaching, Mr Rental is determined to see the tradition of the great Kiwi backyard barbie come out of hibernation, offering its customers the chance to win a Summer BBQ Bundle so they can fire up the grill again.More >>

Exercise Wisdom Tooth Boosts Oral Health in Far North

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:10:29 +1300 | Northland DHB

They came and, like knights in shining armour, boosted the oral health of almost 750 high-need Far North residents, before leaving again two weeks later. In partnership with the Northland DHB oral health service, a team of New Zealand Defense Force (NZDF) ...More >>

A New Witch in Town

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:50:50 +1300 | The Story Caravan

Pull on your stripy stockings and buckle up your shoes, there is a new witch in town! More >>

New Zealand’s Best Amateur Brewer to Be Announced

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:13:47 +1300 | Society Of Beer Advocates

Amateur brewers from across the country will be keeping their fingers crossed as they await the results of the 2014 SOBA National Homebrew Competition this weekend. More >>

Sudima Hotels Finalist in Westpac Auckland Business Awards

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:51:18 +1300 | Sudima Hotel Group

The five-property Australasian accommodation business Sudima Hotel Group has outdone itself. Sudima Auckland Airport was named a finalist in the Employer of Choice category in the 2013 Westpac Auckland Business Awards – South, and the company is now vying ...More >>

Gold handed out for NZ’s top walking and cycling champions

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:41:26 +1300 | 2WALKandCYCLE

Gold medal Olympian cyclist Sarah Ulmer and Mayor of Wellington Celia Wade Brown tonight recognised New Zealand’s top champions for walking and cycling, when the winners of the national walking and cycling awards were announced at the 2WALKandCYCLE ...More >>

Rare Fiordland penguins delight first walkers of the season

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:35:52 +1300 | Hollyford Track Guided Walks

Hollyford Track Guided Walks, owned and operated by Ngāi Tahu Tourism, has opened for the summer season and early walkers on the track have been rewarded with regular sightings of the rare Fiordland Crested Penguin.More >>

Chch’s Transition to the World’s Best Edible Garden City

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:30:34 +1300 | Edible Canterbury Expo

The Edible Canterbury Expo tomorrow, Saturday, 1 November, will showcase efforts to make Christchurch become the world’s best Edible Garden City. Edible Canterbury, the Christchurch City Council, community based organisations and local businesses ...More >>

Britz helps New Zealand 9 break world record

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:10:10 +1300 | Britz Campervans

Britz are delighted to be supporting Ben Southall, Luke Edwards and Patrick Kinsella to break a world record by running the equivalent of 9 and a half marathons and 145kms of kayaking in 9 days.More >>

Living in a Media Bubble: Agency Life in NZ

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:05:33 +1300 | Nielsen Holdings NV

Advertising agencies have their finger on the pulse of hottest fashion trends and latest media technology. But are they in touch with the heartbeat of average New Zealanders? As agency folk, or ‘Adlanders’, are tasked with reaching and appealing ...More >>

Consent and sexuality education - Family Planning

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:58:17 +1300 | Family Planning

Consent is a key theme in the comprehensive sexuality education programmes that Family Planning has been teaching and advocating for over many years. Family Planning chief executive Jackie Edmond says the organisation welcomes the decision by the Ministry ...More >>

High milk intake and increased mortality - experts respond

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:31:20 +1300 | Science Media Centre

High milk intake and increased mortality - experts respond A high milk intake in women and men is not accompanied by a lower risk of fracture and instead may be associated with a higher rate of death, suggests Swedish research. More >>

Only One in Four Kiwi Men Happy And Healthy

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:28:46 +1300 | The Movember Foundation

25 – 34 is the charmed decade for men to feel the happiest • 18 – 24 year olds perceive themselves to be the healthiest • Middle aged men (45 – 54 year olds) believe they are the unhappiest and unhealthiest • Seven times as many guys would ...More >>

Hot Rods on the Beach

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:27:15 +1300 | New Brighton Rockabilly Show and Shine

With over 450 Hot rods, American Classics, Vintage Cars and Fire Engines expected to assemble for the first ever “New Brighton Rockabilly Show and Shine” on the New Brighton Beach Car Park Ramps it will be the first time since the 1970’s that ...More >>

Oily rag Q & A

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:06:34 +1300 | Oily Rag

The mail bags are bursting with ideas and questions so its time to dig in and see what tips and titbits lie in wait. More >>

Congratulations to NZ Bus on its cycle friendly win

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:54:05 +1300 | Greater Wellington Regional Council

A bus company winning a national cycle friendly award is an extremely positive sign for road safety and deserves celebrating, says Fran Wilde, Chair of Greater Wellington Regional Council and the Regional Transport Committee.More >>

Kiwis Want to Know Neighbours but Rarely See Them

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:46:47 +1300 | Neighbourly.co.nz

Most Kiwis want to know their neighbours better but there are hurdles preventing them from doing so, according to a recent survey by neighbourhood website, Neighbourly.co.nz .More >>

Reducing harm from falls remains focus for Canterbury DHB

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:41:08 +1300 | Canterbury DHB

A Health Quality and Safety Commission report shows Canterbury District Health Board remains committed to making its hospitals safer through transparent and open reporting of Serious Adverse Events.More >>

 

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