What is diabetes?

What is diabetes?

Diabetes is a cardiometabolic disease where your body can’t properly control blood sugar levels. It happens because, either your pancreas isn’t making enough of the hormone called insulin, or your body isn’t very good at using the insulin that your...
What is osteoarthritis?

What is osteoarthritis?

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis diagnosed in New Zealand. In recognition of world arthritis day on 12 October, here’s what you need to know about osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis affects around 10% of adults. It happens where your cartilage has...