Health Information

The internet is full of information regarding your health care. Please check out the following links.

Heart Health 
For information on your heart, cholesterol and prevention of heart attacks. In the search box, type in cholesterol or type in heart attack etc

Smoking Cessation & Quitline
For information on how to give up smoking and to get nicotine replacement, check this link out

Alcohol Advice Centre
For information on appropriate use of alcohol and recommended intake levels

Breast Screening 
Information on breast screening in New Zealand

Cervical Screening
Information on the cervical screening programme

Family Planning
For information regarding contraception and family planning.

Immunisations
For information regarding vaccines in New Zealand.

Drug Information
For information on medications and vaccines in New Zealand, go to this website and type in the name of the drug in the search box. This is a New Zealand based website made for New Zealanders.

Depression and Mental Health

Men’s Health link1 & link2
Excellent  information for men regarding their general health.

Erectile dysfunction/Impotence                                                                                                                                                                                                                Information from patient.co.uk, Information from the Mayo clinic

Breast Cancer 

Sleep 

Medical Council of New Zealand
For information on registered Doctors in New Zealand as well as who to contact should you have any concerns.

College of General Practitioners

Health & Disability Commissioner
For information on patient rights and who to contact should you have any concerns.

Family Planning
For information on contraception and sexual health.

Pregnancy issues  Screening in pregnancy,  diet and lifestyle in pregnancy

 

 

Information can also be obtained at the clinic

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