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Mental health has featured this week as political parties made promises to provide funding, and there was suicide prevention day on Sunday.  National Party MP for Tamaki, Simon O'Connor made a mistake when he seemed to equate suicide and euthanasia, which earned him a rebuke from PM Bill…

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Wednesday Weekly - 29 March 2017

New drugs and treatments  continue to be touted as a worthy choice for would-be investors, though it’s hardly comforting for someone undergoing treatment or recovery to know someone is profiting from their predicament. 
More helpful is the second story listing some of the questions recently diagnosed patients could be…

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Dealing with anxiety

This Radio New Zealand interview with writer, Sarah Wilson is not about cancer specifically but touches on the difference between anxiety and depression while focusing on how anxiety can be dealt with. 

She says anxiety and depression are very similar, but depression tends to be about fear of the past, whereas anxiety is this fear of the…

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