Tag Archives: NZ Health

Why Siouxsie Wiles’s Hypocrisy Is Important — The BFD

Siouxsie Wiles has enlisted the support of Dr Ashley Bloomfield and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to cover for her appalling hypocrisy. And it is appalling hypocrisy. She’s been lecturing us all for 18 months about how we must all follow the rules. Hypocrites have the same problem that liars have: they generally forget the things…

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If He Lied about This, What Else Has He Lied About? — The BFD

Ashley Bloomfield has been caught telling fibs to the Health Select Committee. Like all good little civil servants he has ‘fessed up, yet again, to misleading Members of Parliament: Director general of health Dr Ashley Bloomfield has apologised to Parliament’s health select committee for providing them incorrect information.On Wednesday, he told MPs he had not…

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What Lies beneath the Checkpoints — The BFD

Press Release: New Conservatives In 2017, the coalition of Labour, NZF and the Greens took control of New Zealand thus becoming the start of a journey that originally claimed transparency, openness and kindness but has failed to deliver except in the area of removing freedoms and disempowered democracy. New Conservative has worked hard to keep…

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Bumbling Fools Running the Country — The BFD

Not satisfied with blindly and non-analytically peddling the government’s propaganda and presenting Jacinda Ardern as the saviour of the nation, covering her in yet more fairy dust and glitter, without questioning the veracity or accuracy of her utterances, the New Zealand Herald last week joined our schoolmarm, scolding prime minister to lecture us about our…

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A Dark Day in our History Parliament Abandons Women and their Unborn Children — Right to Life New Zealand

 

Media Release 18th March 2020 Parliament today passed the Labour led government Abortion Legislation Bill by 68 to 51. This represents an unprecedented attack on the family, on the status and dignity of women and on the right to life of New Zealanders in the first nine months of life. Our right to life is…

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Symptoms of Covid-19 and what to do if you might have it — Your NZ

 

Symptoms of the Covid-19 coronavirus have some things in common with a cold or flu, but this shows differences (it has been posted in comments but it’s worth repeating): The article it is from is interesting too – Siouxsie Wiles: How testing for Covid-19 works How the process runs, why we’re not testing everyone who […]

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Twice as many ED patients not being seen within six hours — Kiwiblog

 

The latest health stats shows that since the Labour Government ditched health targets, outcomes have worsened for patients. At the end of 2017 93.1% of ED patients were seen within six hours – just 1.9% short of the 95% target. In the quarter ending September 2019 this had plummeted to 84.8%, which is 10.2% short…

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Figures reveal one in five Kiwis are hazardous drinkers — Family First NZ

 

NewsHub 15 November 2019Family First Comment: “The number of 18- 24-year-olds drinking heavily at least once a week has increased by a third, to more than 21%. Overall, more than 80% of adults drank to excess in the past year – up 2%.”And this is – apparently – a ‘regulated’ market, just like they reckon cannabis…

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NZ smoking rates — Kiwiblog

 

The Ministry of Health has published the latest data from the NZ Health Survey. Once again good news in that overall rates are declining, but it also shows a more targeted approach is needed. The overall smoking rate (current smokers) is down to 14.2%, Down 0.7% from a year ago and has dropped by almost…

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As a NZ health professional who has participated in late term abortions I urge you to vote NO — Family First NZ

 

Voice For Life 8 August 2019 Dear New Zealand MP’s, As a health professional who has previously participated in late term abortions I urge you to vote NO to decriminalising abortion. Already in the last 10 years approximately 800 late term abortions have been performed on the grounds of “danger to mental health”. These perceived…

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