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Waikato Times: $10 tip sugars health pill

Peter Griffin posted in on May 26th, 2010.

Maryanne Twentyman writes in the Waikato Times about a clinic’s controversial means of encouraging people to undergo smear tests, vaccinations or B4 School checks: paying them $10. The tactic, which has the support of the Waikato District Health Board, may be the first of its kind in New Zealand and if successful, the clinic may […]

Manawatu Standard: The war against cervical cancer

Peter Griffin posted in on April 29th, 2010.

Janine Rankin writes in the Manawatu Standard about the importance of detection and prevention of cervical cancer. New Zealand’s ability to do so has improved recently due to more accurate smear tests which are able to test for the HPV virus at the same time, and professional are also urging young women to be vaccinated. […]

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