HealthInfo Aoraki-South Canterbury

A-Z health topics

To find information on a health topic, browse the list of topics below. To find information on a medication, browse the list of medications in Medication factsheets A-Z. You can also use the SEARCH box at the top right of this page to find health topics and medications.

Waking baby


Walking sticks

Warfarin and food choices

Warfarin monitoring


Warts: genital

Washing your hands

Wasp sting: fist aid

Water: how much a day?

Water-based exercises

Watery eyes

Waxy ears

Weak bladder

Weak immune system

Weak shoulders

Weakness in palliative care

Weaning your baby

Websites for older people

Weight loss prevention (older people)

Weight loss surgery

Weight management

Weight management in children

Weight: how to gain weight

Well Child Tamariki Ora providers

Well Child Tamariki Ora visits


When to dial 111

Where to go for medical help

Whooping cough

Whooping cough vaccine: pregnant women

Winter blues

Winter warmth

Winter wellness

Wisdom teeth

Work-related dermatitis

Workplace wellness


Wound healing

Wrist fracture

Wry neck