Simple steps to keep cool this summer

Less than a minute to read Communications Team

As temperatures rise, it's important to watch out for dehydration, especially in babies, older adults and people who work outside. Plan ahead - check the forecast, pack enough water and food, use a chiller bag. Drink plenty of water and encourage your children to drink often.

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Meri Kirihimete from us all 

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We’d like to thank everyone caring for the health and wellbeing of others this Christmas, especially those working in our hospitals and community services during the summer break…we see you and we appreciate you! Thank you for the tireless work you do to keep our community safe and healthy.

Measles – how to recognise

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Aotearoa is at a high risk of a measles outbreak this summer.   Measles (Te mate karawaka) is highly contagious and spreads easily among people who are not immunised. It can cause serious problems, including brain swelling, chest infections, or death.

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