Dr Frances Pitsilis and staff practice Holistic Cosmetic & Appearance Medicine. Specialising in non-invasive and non-painful treatments.
Everybody is a huge general health resource containing information about NZ support groups, health topics and other information.
New Zealand Ministry of Health
The NZ MOH site is New Zealand’s public health resource. It includes health advice, as well as health legislation and what is going on in terms of health care delivery in communities.
New Zealand Health Information Service
This site has NZ health data, statistics and information.
Medsafe is the NZ medicines and medical devices safety authority. The site contains a wealth of information including detailed information on drugs. This is where you can look up your drugs for side effects.
Health and Safety site of Dept of Labour
This site contains a huge amount of health and safety information, more specifically for the workplace.
NIOSH – National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health USA
A comprehensive resource site for Occupational Health and Safety.
World Health Organization – New Zealand
The WHO site NZ links to the central site, and gives worldwide information about health, disease outbreaks, and other health related information.
Health and Disability Commissioner
This site explains your rights as a health consumer. It is aimed at helping improve the quality of health care in NZ and to help promote and protect your rights as a health consumer.
Breast Health New Zealand
Contains everything about breast health in NZ.
Cancer Society of NZ
News and information about what the Cancer society is doing.
Information, support and resources about all forms of allergy.
Information and resources about Alzheimers disease for Aucklanders.
Information and resources from the central NZ organization for Alzheimers Disease.
Information and resources about stopping smoking in the community.
Information and resources about Asthma.
Coeliac Society NZ
Information, resources and support for Coeliac Disease sufferers.
Information and resources about Diabetes.
New Zealand Liver Transplant Recipients‘
Site for liver transplant recipients set up by beneficiaries of liver transplants; has information on the liver, fact sheets, stories of recipients, support groups, donors, symptoms, etc.
Mental Health Foundation
Contains resources and information about mental health.
Information and resources about the Autistic spectrum diseases.
MS Society of NZ
Information, resources and support for Multiple Sclerosis sufferers.
Neurological Foundation of NZ
Information and resources about all neurological and brain conditions.
Parkinsons Society of NZ
Information and resources for Parkinsons disease sufferers.
Web site that has information about sleep medicine including sleep apnoea, upper airway resistance syndrome, sleep disorder, hypertension and heart problems, Epworth sleepiness test, overnight sleep test, mandibular advancement device, etc.
Centers for Disease Control – Traveler’s Health
This is an extremely valuable site for travelers. It contains detailed information about destinations, vaccinations, precautions, and diseases.
The National Depression Initiative
The National Depression Initiative has an interactive website with focus on self management. It provides a self-test and detailed information about depression and New Zealand options for management and treatment in the form of a "journey" that users can take to "get through" depression. It features video clips of New Zealanders who talk about their experiences and what they found helpful.
The Low Down
An interactive website for young people featuring a self test, fact sheets, a moderated message board to enable peer support, and video clips from popular musicians and high profile young sports people talking about their experiences of depression. The site enables access to a team of counsellors who provide email, phone, webcam and text-based support services for young people.
Crohn's and Colitis New Zealand
Crohn's and Colitis New Zealand is a charitable trust whose aims are to provide support, advice and information to interested individuals and people who have Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis and their families and caregivers, and educational material to medical professionals and organisations within New Zealand.
Dr Joseph Mercola USA
A controversial but informative Integrated Medicine website from USA.
NZ Health Trust
An independent charitable trust devoted to wider knowledge and choice when it comes to healthcare for New Zealanders.
NZ Herald Health News
Part of the general site, the health news pages give the latest health related news.
The Human Rights Commission
Information about human rights in NZ, race relation, the treaty, disabled peoples rights.
Department of Labour – Links Site
This is a major portal site to link you to other health and safety related sites, including ACC, occupational health and safety, Employment relations, and immigration.
Drug and Alcohol use with Diabetes
Substance abuse is described as the excessive use of a substance such as alcohol or drugs that results in significant clinical impairments as well as the loss of ability to function academically, professionally, and socially.http://drugabuse.com/guides/substance-abuse-and-diabetes/
Advanced Mental Health has an exceptional team of both psychiatrists and psychologists. They offer individualized treatment approach using psychotherapy and psychopharmacology.
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