Sniffing out prostate cancer in New Zealand

Newsie 4th March 2019 The University of Otago and K9 Medical Detection NZ are working together to investigate using dogs as a diagnostic tool to sniff out prost.. | Read on..

Warrant of Fitness for your car? How about one for your health?

HAWKE'S BAY TODAY | Lifestyle 19th Feb 2019 Dannevirke's Tony Shannon has a 40-year-old friend on a morphine pump, "just waiting to die", and he wants men's hea.. | Read on..

There's a belief that bowel cancer is an old person's disease - it's wrong

Noted 22 Feb 2019 Nicky Pellegrino Bowel cancer is one of our biggest killers, but you’re mistaken if you think it’s just a disease of the elderly. Randal McAl.. | Read on..

Thirty percent fewer prostate cancer deaths with PSA screening

University of Gothenburg Jan 21 2019 PSA-screening cuts deaths from prostate cancer by some 30%. This is shown by research based on data on 20,000 men monitor.. | Read on..

Book review: Hello Darkness, by Peter Wells, details cancer journey via Facebook

Stuff Feb 12 2019 Peter Wells, one of New Zealand's finest writers, is dying. He has prostate cancer which, after a brief period of remission, has returned. He.. | Read on..