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  1. Video for Medicinal cannabis bill 'step in the right direction' - East Coast hemp grower
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    Medicinal cannabis bill 'step in the right direction'- East Coast hemp grower

    A spokesman for the East Coast company vying to be the country's first medicinal cannabis growing operation says he expects the government to announce more access to medicinal cannabis for importers and the chronically ill. 

  2. Video for Normalising traditional Māori Movement through a health revolution
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    Normalising traditional Māori Movement through a health revolution

    The Māori Movement program has been gaining momentum and held its first workshop at Discipline Performance in Auckland. 

  3. Video for Māori students attempt to heal Lake Taupō
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    Māori students attempt to heal Lake Taupō

    At 12pm today parents and students of Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Whakarewa i te Reo ki Tūwharetoa will visit eight sites around Lake Taupō to recite karakia, pao and waiata, which they hope will help heal the lake from the effects of toxins.

  4. Video for New app to help keep Māori birthing practices alive
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    New app to help keep Māori birthing practices alive

    Ngā Maia, the national body for Māori midwives, has created a new app designed to help keep traditional Maori birthing practices alive. 

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    Healthy Homes Guarantee Act a huge leap forward for public health- Phil Twyford

    The Minister of Housing and Urban Development Phill Twyford says every New Zealander deserves to live in a warm healthy home, and the Health Homes Guarantee Act will help make that happen.

  6. Video for Med students calls on Govt to lift lifetime cap on student loans
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    Med students calls on Govt to lift lifetime cap on student loans

    A medical student calls on the government to lift the lifetime cap on the student loan. Freeman Ahou says the current student loan cap perpetuates inequities in the health workforce and disadvantages those from lower socio-economic backgrounds.

  7. Video for Ruatoria could be first to grow medicinal cannabis in NZ
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    Ruatoria could be first to grow medicinal cannabis in NZ

    Ruatoria is gearing up for its second season of hemp production, with the aim of finding a mother plant with specific medicinal characteristics. If the hard work pays off Hikurangi Enterprises could be granted the first license in New Zealand to grow cannabis for medicine.

  8. Video for Research shows new asthma medicine is more effective
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    Research shows new asthma medicine is more effective

    A new study title the 2017 Salford Lung Study has found a recently funded asthma medicine called Breo Ellipta is more than twice as effective as the usual medication is taken by Māori suffering from asthma.

  9. Video for Tobacco industry admits that smoking kills
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    Tobacco industry admits that smoking kills

    The tobacco industry has been forced to advertise the deadly, addictive effects of smoking. This comes more than a decade after a 2006 U.S Federal Court ruling that a consortium of tobacco companies had for more than 50 years "lied, misrepresented and deceived the American public" about the effects of smoking.

  10. Video for Ten-year-old Samaritan on a mission to help heal children's hearts
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    Ten-year-old Samaritan on a mission to help heal children's hearts

    10-year-old Ethan Hayes is on a mission to help fix children's hearts. The Ngāti Porou young Samaritan rode in the 40km Quarter race of the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge to raise money for Heart Kids NZ.

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