Womens Health

MP Louisa Wall says making a health case as is the best hope of bringing down the cost of sanitary products for Kiwi women.

A brief history of Kiwis getting mad about period ads

"Ads for period products are... certainly not to be welcomed during meal time."

MP Louisa Wall says making a health case as is the best hope of bringing down the cost of sanitary products for Kiwi women.

Backlash after man incorrectly works out how many tampons women need

He said women need to "stop whining" over the expense.

A new study has revealed which demographic has the most sex.

Who's having the most sex revealed

Middle-class and straight? We've got some bad news.

Watch: German shepherds Frieda and Levi are putting their noses to work.

Watch: Meet New Zealand's first cancer-sniffing dogs

Frieda and Levi love nothing more than a good sniff.

Alexander J.A Cortes

Man's 'How to be Beautiful' list for women causes outrage

He describes a beautiful woman as one who is thin, able to cook and listens to men.

Women's Health

Smear your mea: Campaign encourages women to get cervical checks

"... it's alright to talk about this sort of stuff."

Watch: One gynaecologist says New Zealand women have been "butchered" by the use of surgical mesh.

'Paltry' response to surgical mesh review

Mesh Down Under says the Government failed to advertise it properly.

Women's Health

Piers Morgan labels unshaven women 'lazy and revolting'

But the 53-year-old man says the grooming rules don't apply to himself.

Women's Health

Gin Wigmore's 'Girl Gang' soundtrack motivating women to get active

Women often feel out of place when it comes to exercise, a study says.

Women's Health

Chrissy Teigen's vaginal steaming upsets parents

"Too many families watching, honey. Not cute."

Shailene Woodley says young women should be taught how to masturbate.

Shailene Woodley - 'Teach young women to masturbate'

The Divergent star wants to write a book about self-pleasure.

Watch: Hundreds march for women affected by violence after Grace Millane's death.

I choose freedom: On being a young woman who travels alone

Bad things happen to us because we live in a society that ignores it, writes Jihee Junn.

WATCH: Otago researchers have made a surprising discovery which could improve survival rates for people who suffer a heart attack.

Woman's unusual heart attack symptom serves as warning to others

"I never had chest pain. It wasn't what you read in pamphlets."

Wiki and Malcolm Mulholland on The AM Show.

Breast cancer sufferer wants Pharmac inquiry

Wiki Mulholland is a "little shy" of the $77,000 she needs to get access to a life-extending drug.

Women's Health

Young Kiwi women are lowering their voices, and no one really knows why

A new study suggests celebrities are to blame.

Newshub asked all 121 MPs which way they would vote on abortion law reform

Spike in abortions linked to skyrocketing housing costs

Abortion rates for young Aucklanders are rising, but everywhere else they're static.

Watch: 'Drunk' Waikato doctor who abused patient placed on leave.

Drunk doctor botches C-section, killing mother and baby

He asked the police to protect him from the family's retaliation.

Research from Otago University shows Kiwi girls as young as eight are menstruating, and half will get their period before they go to high school.

Labour keen to subsidise sanitary products - report

It comes after a KidsCan survey revealed the reality of period poverty in New Zealand.

Research from Otago University shows Kiwi girls as young as eight are menstruating, and half will get their period before they go to high school.

One in four women can't afford sanitary items - survey

KidsCan CEO Julie Chapman says the results "confirm concerns".

Andrew Little on Newshub Nation.

Andrew Little backs legally unrestricted abortions up to 22 weeks

The Justice Minister is backing the third option recommended by a recent review.