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  1. Video for 821 measles cases in Auckland, 991 nationally
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    821 measles cases in Auckland, 991 nationally

    Officials have confirmed the number of measles cases in Auckland has increased from 812 to 821 today. Nationally, the number stands at 991.

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    Prime Minister urges families to vaccinate children against measles

    The number of people infected with measles continues to rise in Auckland.  As a result, the Ministry of Health is considering a number of options including the possibility of making the vaccine available at chemists.

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    Extra funding for cancer treatments

    Today, the Government announced an extra $60 million in funding for PHARMAC. $20 million this year and $40 million in 2020/21.  PHARMAC says the funding means they can fund a range of new medicines, including several new cancer treatments. 

  4. Video for 'PHARMAC boost good start but not enough to make change' - Māori family member
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    'PHARMAC boost good start but not enough to make change'- Māori family member

    There is a mix of reactions from Māori families following the announcement of the government's funding boost towards the Cancer Control Agency and PHARMAC.

  5. Video for Measles continues to spread across Auckland
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    Measles continues to spread across Auckland

    A serious outbreak of the measles virus and the rapid spread across South Auckland has led to the closure of numerous sporting, cultural and community events throughout the region this weekend.

  6. Video for Measles outbreak prompts urgent reminders to immunise
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    Measles outbreak prompts urgent reminders to immunise

    The measles outbreak has forced the closure of many sporting, cultural and community events in the wider Auckland region.  Among the three District Health Board regions Waitematā, Downtown Auckland and Counties Manukau, approximately 778 cases of the infectious virus has been reported throughout the Super City today.

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    Measles risk cancels secondary schools league comp

    The NZRL has cancelled the Secondary Schools competition that was set for 2-6 September 2019 in Auckland due to the current measles risk in the region.

  8. Video for "It was damp, it had mould" - Papakura kaumātua receive warm home solutions
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    "It was damp, it had mould"- Papakura kaumātua receive warm home solutions

    A kaumātua couple from Papakura are the most recent beneficiaries of a programme that seeks to provide warm home solutions for local families.

  9. Video for Monocultural health system 'needs an overhaul'
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    Monocultural health system 'needs an overhaul'

    Waitangi Tribunal claimant and Māori health leader Lady Tureiti Moxon is calling on the Crown to respond to the Waitangi Tribunal Hauora Report with more urgency.  Moxon says Māori are dying on a daily basis from preventable disease and are disadvantaged by a monocultural and racist health system.

  10. Video for Delving deeper into brain injury and heart disease
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    Delving deeper into brain injury and heart disease

    A multi-million dollar medical imaging research and innovation centre is being built in Gisborne to advance understanding of the brain, heart, and body to improve health outcomes for the community.

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