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    93-year-old Kuia tells inspiring story from orphan upbringing

    93-year-old Sally Waetford has released a book telling the story of her childhood devotion to family life, and the discovery of her passion for natural healing remedies.

  2. Video for Māori with chronic pain given pills instead of adequate healthcare
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    Māori with chronic pain given pills instead of adequate healthcare

    New research has found that instead of being offered referrals to specialists, Māori adults who experience chronic pain are being prescribed painkillers at the expense of best practice treatments.

  3. Video for ACC taking Treaty seriously, opening up to rongoā Māori and technology
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    ACC taking Treaty seriously, opening up to rongoā Māori and technology

    Traditional Māori massage is among the rongoā Māori now accepted by ACC for rehabilitation.

  4. Video for Wāhine learn stories and ways of tūpuna at wānanga in Ihumātao
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    Wāhine learn stories and ways of tūpuna at wānanga in Ihumātao

    The NUKU Live 2.0 wānanga at Makaurau marae in Ihumātao helped wāhine learn the ways of tūpuna to move ahead in their own lives.

  5. Video for Superpower rongoā made for whānau with love
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    Superpower rongoā made for whānau with love

    Davina Thompson (Ngāti Awa, Te Arawa) has made almost 1000 rongoā Māori packs. Made with little funds and a lot of aroha, these rongoā packs are even helping people from the Bay of Plenty to Whangārei.

  6. Video for More calls for rongoā Māori and healing practices as treatment options
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    More calls for rongoā Māori and healing practices as treatment options

    Award-winning author and wairua practitioner Wiremu Niania says it's time for rongoā Māori and Māori healing practices to be recognised alongside western practice in our healthcare system. 

  7. Video for Potential whakapapa Māori solution for kāuri dieback outbreak
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    Potential whakapapa Māori solution for kāuri dieback outbreak

    A collective of Northland traditional Māori knowledge experts are leading western science to find a remedy for kāuri dieback - and they say it's all in the whakapapa.

  8. Video for  Ngāti Maniapoto mum on a mission to normalise rongoā Māori
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    Ngāti Maniapoto mum on a mission to normalise rongoā Māori

    A Ngāti Maniapoto mum is on a mission to normalise rongoā Māori in everyday use. The good Samaritan is sharing her knowledge of traditional rongoā healing practices and karakia to whānau who need it for free.

  9. Video for New book reveals traditional Māori healing for mental illness
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    New book reveals traditional Māori healing for mental illness

    Cultural Therapist Consultant Wiremu Nia Nia says traditional Māori healing practise is becoming more accepted among Aotearoa's mental health service. The spiritual healer is co-authour of a new book called Tātaihono, says in the past Māori practise had not been recognised.

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    Study shows Māori keen for doctors and healers to collaborate

    Latest research shows that Māori are keen for traditional rongoā Māori healers and doctors to work together on managing their health. However, many seriously doubt that doctors would be open to such an arrangement.

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