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17 January 2019

Lifestyle change after two strokes - John Woods' story

For those who know John Woods the veteran journalist and entrepreneur, as owner of the Cook Islands’ only daily newspaper, standing up to corrupt Pacific Island politicians, nepotism and defending law suits is something that comes part and parcel with journalism and the free press.

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9 January 2019

Hauora Tairāwhiti prepares for junior doctor strike action

A strike notice has been received by Hauora Tairāwhiti and other DHBs from the NZ Resident Doctors Association (NZRDA) that its members will strike for 48 hours from 7am Tuesday 15 January till 7am Thursday 17 January.

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12 December 2018

Equity a priority for Lisa Smith as Diabetes Nurse Prescriber

Diabetes Clinical Nurse Specialist, Lisa Smith is the only Māori Nurse Prescriber in Tairāwhiti, and a very good one at that.Lisa, who is of Ngāti Kahungunu, Whakatohea and Ngati Hāua descent, grew up in Manutuke and is passionate about Tairāwhiti.

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