There is a wealth of information on the internet regarding your health care and your rights.. Please check out the following links.
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.
Alcohol Advice Centre
For information on appropriate use of alcohol and recommended intake levels.
Information on breast screening in New Zealand.
Information on the cervical screening programme.
For information regarding contraception and family planning.
For information regarding vaccines in New Zealand.
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.
For information on registered Doctors in New Zealand as well as who to contact should you have any concerns.
Health & Disability Commissioner
For information on patient rights and who to contact should you have any concerns.
For information on contraception and sexual health.