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26 May 2016

Researchers recently presented the second-half results of New Zealand’s largest-ever study into innovative ways to reduce smoking prevalence.

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25 May 2016

The Precision Driven Health Research Partnership is creating the capability to optimise the health of each individual and their whānau by combining and learning from all available data. Research proposals are now open.

19 May 2016

A world-first therapy for helping smokers quit that uses a nicotine-filled inhaler in combination with a nicotine patch has doubled quit rates compared to smokers using a nicotine patch only.

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17 May 2016

The government has today announced that the HRC will receive a significant new investment of
$97 million over the next four years to help fund research that will improve the health and quality of life of all New Zealanders.