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Health advice for upcoming weekends

by HBDHB Media Release

With Waitangi Day celebrations and Hawke’s Bay Art Deco weekend drawing near, health authorities are warning people to drink plenty of water, and choose well.

Napier water to be chlorinated as precaution

by HBDHB Media Release

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board and Napier City Council have agreed chlorination of the Enfield Road Reservoir that supplies much of Napier is necessary.

Gastro costs rise

by HBDHB media release

Gastro costs to Hawke’s Bay District Health Board were approaching $766,000 as at December 2016.

Hawke's Bay's heat affecting elderly

by HBDHB Media release

Hawke’s Bay’s soaring temperatures is affecting many elderly and vulnerable residents who are becoming dehydrated and suffering medical events as a result.

Watch for Algal Blooms

by HBDHB Media Release

Hawke’s Bay DHB is reminding people to take care around streams, rivers and lakes following the detection of algal blooms at three Tukituki river sites.

Local pharmacies can help this summer

by HBDHB Media Release

In lead-up to the holiday season, people are being reminded that their local pharmacist can help with a variety of medical needs.

Swimming Warning

by HBDHB Media Release

Do not swim in Waimarama's Puhokio Stream due to contamination

Junior doctors' strike

Media Release 13 October 2016 Hawke’s Bay Hospital prepared for junior doctors’ strike Contingency planning is in place to ensure emergency and urgent care services are available at Hawke’s...