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Scholarship for Maori surgeons - Northern Advocate - Northern Advocate News

Scholarship for Maori surgeons - Northern Advocate - Northern Advocate News | Maori Health | Scoop.it
Maori doctors can make a huge difference for their communities by training to become surgeons, one of only a handful of Maori surgeons in the country - who works in Whangarei Hospital - Northern Advocate...
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Māori health providers hope to see new funding allocated for sexual violence

Māori health providers hope to see new funding allocated for sexual violence | Maori Health | Scoop.it
The government plans to invest $46mil over four years to prevent sexual violence and to better support victims. However, a Māori service provider has concerns.
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Reshaping the mould for Māori obesity research

Reshaping the mould for Māori obesity research | Maori Health | Scoop.it
What has obesity in Northland got to do with the Māori word for ‘chieftainship’? Answer: the health researchers put Māori in the leading role. Ricky Bell tells us how
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Good news on declining smoking rates, especially for Māori. Is it ...

Good news on declining smoking rates, especially for Māori. Is it ... | Maori Health | Scoop.it
The results generally fit with other evidence and are good news for health in NZ. And late today Tariana Turia has announced that rates for Māori have fallen nearly 10 percentage points from 2006 to 2013, or from 42.2% to ...
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HRC supports Otago's up-and-coming Māori and Pacific health ...

HRC supports Otago's up-and-coming Māori and Pacific health ... | Maori Health | Scoop.it
Two University of Otago researchers have gained top Māori and Pacific health research awards from the Health Research Council (HRC) to pursue studies into testicular cancer and heart disease, respectively., University of ...
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Boost for Maori telenursing - Radio Waatea - waateanews.com

Boost for Maori telenursing - Radio Waatea - waateanews.com | Maori Health | Scoop.it
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Boost for Maori telenursing - Radio Waatea
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It has created a postgraduate scholarship for Māori nurses, which is administered by Te Rau Matatini, the Māori health workforce development organisation.
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Over $12 million set aside for Maori housing trusts - TVNZ

Over $12 million set aside for Maori housing trusts - TVNZ | Maori Health | Scoop.it
Over $12 million set aside for Maori housing trusts
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Another $1.2 million will go on helping develop community hubs and marae with community-based projects such as education, employment training and health clinics.
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Healthy food in schools would give kids a better chance

Healthy food in schools would give kids a better chance - Greens

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News : Te Manu Korihi : Strategy will help reduce health inequalities

Associate Health Minister supports GP College Māori health strategy http://t.co/BWuUDG1a...
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The Greatest hurdle in healthcare – Te Ururoa Flavell

We know that as a population group, Maori have on average the poorest health status of any ethnic group in New Zealand. We know also that M?ori have poorer health status and outcomes compared to non-Maori, are more ...
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Whanganui trials faith-based therapies

Whanganui trials faith-based therapiesStuff.co.nzHospital staff will trial the service focused on spirituality and the healing and strengthening of the mind for three months before the district health board considers opening it up to patients.
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Tobacco display ban will improve New Zealanders' health ...

PHA Strategic Advisor Māori Public Health Keriata Stuart says the display ban is the next logical step towards achieving the government's smokefree New Zealand goal, and that it has widespread public support.
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Māori health providers get less funding – Nurses organisation

NZNO Kaiwhakahaere Kerri Nuku says, “It is unacceptable that nurses and other health workers who work for Māori and iwi health providers are paid up to 25...

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Strategy hui to improve Kāumātua Kuia health

Strategy hui to improve Kāumātua Kuia health | Maori Health | Scoop.it
Today the Ministry of Health met at a South Auckland Marae to talk with kaumātua, kuia and Māori service providers in the health sector, to get thei
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RT @maori_health: RT @childpovertynz: Rent rising faster than wages, more families are finding it hard to pay for housing costs in NZ https://t.co/HyvR6uL3cB

RT @maori_health: RT @childpovertynz: Rent rising faster than wages, more families are finding it hard to pay for housing costs in NZ https://t.co/HyvR6uL3cB | Maori Health | Scoop.it
RT @maori_health: RT @childpovertynz: Rent rising faster than wages, more families are finding it hard to pay for housing costs in NZ t.co/HyvR6uL3cB (via Twitter
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2013 Hauora Maori Scholarships Special ... - Ministry of Health

2013 Hauora Maori Scholarships Special ... - Ministry of Health | Maori Health | Scoop.it
The Hauora Māori Scholarship (HMS) Programme is a national initiative that aims to strengthen the Māori health workforce, and contribute to improved health outcomes for Māori.
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Health Minister still failing Māori and Pacific people

Health Minister still failing Māori and Pacific people | Maori Health | Scoop.it
Letting an illness get so bad that you have to be hospitalised is costing our health system and is a horrible and avoidable experience for too many New Zealanders.
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Quit Now, It's about whānau - New Zealand Doctor Online

Quit Now, It's about whānau - New Zealand Doctor Online | Maori Health | Scoop.it
Quit Now, It's about whānau New Zealand Doctor Online The Health Promotion Team works with the Smokefree Coordinators in the three DHBs as well as Maori communities and social services to facilitate information, resources, training and...
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Rheumatic fever funding boost a step in right direction - Radio New Zealand

Rheumatic fever funding boost a step in right direction - Radio New Zealand | Maori Health | Scoop.it
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A university professor specialising in Maori health says a funding boost to fight rheumatic fever is a step in the right direction, but more research is needed.
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Maori suicide rates in prevention spotlight - Stuff.co.nz

Maori suicide rates in prevention spotlight - Stuff.co.nz | Maori Health | Scoop.it
Stuff.co.nz Maori suicide rates in prevention spotlight Stuff.co.nz Nga Kete Matauranga Pounamu Trust Maori health promoter Leoma Tawaroa said the "silent issue" of suicide needed to be discussed so appropriate prevention strategies could be...
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Auckland Members Appointed to Whanau Ora Regional Group ...

Dr Lorna Dyall (Ngati Maniapoto) received the Queen's Service Medal for services to Maori health in 2009. A senior Maori health lecturer, Dr Dyall has been instrumental in instigating the development of Maori health services ...
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Study to find best exercises for Maori men

Study to find best exercises for Maori menVoxyThe best type of exercise to reduce the risk of diabetes and combat obesity-related illness in Maori men is the focus of a Massey University study.and more »...
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Māori student sees traditional sports as key to development

Māori student sees traditional sports as key to developmentScoop.co.nz (press release)A physical education graduate with a passion for ngā taonga takaro (traditional Māori sports and recreation) has been awarded this year's Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te ...
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Spreading bilingual health message

Spreading bilingual health messageSouthland TimesLow-decile Southland primary schools will have a new bilingual health resource in time for Maori Language Week.
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Maori mental health workers recognised

Maori mental health workers recognised | Maori Health | Scoop.it

The director of Te Rau Matatini, the national Maori health workforce development organisation, says a new award for Maori mental health workers, is about recognising rangatahi groups who are...

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