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  1. Video for Tobacco Tax “beyond tipping point” – Dr Marewa Glover

    Tobacco Tax “beyond tipping point” – Dr Marewa Glover

    Smoking cessation expert Dr Marewa Glover the continual hike in tobacco tax is a move towards criminalising smokers and drives them to commit crimes like the robbery of the Z petrol station in Wellington earlier this week. 

  2. Video for Pā Wars pulls Naati's home

    Pā Wars pulls Naati's home

    With nearly half of the Ngāti Porou population living beyond the traditional tribal territory on the East Coast, Ngāti Porou Pā Wars is helping tribal members reconnect back to their marae.

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    Wāhine Māori urged to switch from smoking to vaping

    Wāhine Māori and pregnant women are being encouraged to switch to vaping following the annual tobacco excise tax increase on New Year’s Day.

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    2018 provisional road toll 380, worst in nine years

    A total of 380 people died in vehicle accidents in New Zealand in 2018, according to the provision number of road deaths released today.

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    Smokers to fork out more for cigarettes

    Smokers around the country will be paying more for their cigarettes today, with the price of tobacco products rising 10 per cent. 

  6. Video for Navigating waka hourua as a modern health model

    Navigating waka hourua as a modern health model

    A $140,000 health research grant will be awarded to Ngahuia Mita for a three-year PhD project that will investigate the health benefits of sailing waka hourua. Mita says it's another path to address the many health issues in Te Tairāwhiti.

  7. Video for Peeni Henare talks Whānau Ora 2019

    Peeni Henare talks Whānau Ora 2019

    With no extra funding for Whānau Ora in Budget 2018 and the report into the programme's review still to be released, Whanau Ora Minister Peeni Henare talks about the next steps come 2019.

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    Free ambulance services

    Over 1000 St John ambulance staff are stepping up industrial action by providing their service free to the public this Christmas, by not sending invoices to patients.

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    Free public transport in Auckland to avoid drink driving

    Auckland buses and trains are providing free transport from 4pm today as police warn of increased drink-driving on the Friday before Christmas. 

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    Top tips for staying water safe this Christmas

    Drowning remains the number one cause of recreational death in Aotearoa so water safety groups are urging people to stay safe this Christmas. 

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