April 2022 10
Best Hot Cross Bun Recipe NZ
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Looking for the best hot cross bun recipe? As a child, Easter was always my favourite time of year. A fresh chill in the air after a long hot summer, chocolate before breakfast, and hot…

April 2022 05
Where Is My Money? How To Save On Prescriptions
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The prescription medicine co-payment is a charge imposed by the Government, that is applied to funded prescription medicines by pharmacies, on behalf of the Government. $5 for each funded prescription medicine At the start of…

March 2022 25
KN95 Face Mask, FFP2, N95 or P2? It Can Be Confusing!
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KN95 Face Mask, FFP2, N95 and P2 are all a type of certification or class given to a face mask, based on its performance in a standardised test – or the ‘standard’. What standards do…

March 2022 16
Sore Throat Lozenges: An Easy Way To Deal With Covid?
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For many with COVID, sore throat lozenges like Difflam have been a go to for symptom relief over the last few months, and for good reason. Sore throats in adults Most sore throats in adults…

March 2022 12
How To Care For People With Positive RAT Tests
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If someone in your household has just tested positive with a RAT test, and you are caring for them, make sure you take a few simple steps to protect yourself and the rest of your…

March 2022 11
I Have COVID – So Why Is My RAT Test Negative?
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With doing a RAT test now common in New Zealand, some people are asking - why have I tested negative, despite starting to show symptoms? A RAT test is not as sensitive as the PCR…