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Health and Science

This page contain links to websites containing health and science information. 
Updated: 7/12/2017 4:00 p.m.

These websites are all free to access.


hea;lth Navigator New Zealand.

Health Navigator

Health information website for New Zealanders which is owned and run by the Health Navigator Charitable Trust.  Their mission is to provide a suite of trusted online health resources that are relevant and support shared decision making between people and their healthcare providers and also to increase confidence, skills, independence and wellbeing.

Health Navigator


Medline Plus logo.

Medline Plus

For detailed and searchable information on a variety of health related conditions. Provides definitions, brief information and links to selected health topics.

Medline Plus website

The Merck Manual Home Health Handbook logo. The Merck Manual Medical Library

A series of healthcare books for patients and caregivers.

The Merck Manual Medical Library website 



Science New Zealand logo.

Science New Zealand

Crown Research Institutes website containing articles, reports and links to scientific organisations and publications.


How Stuff Works logo.  

How Stuff Works

How Stuff Works explains thousands of topics, from engines to lock-picking to ESP, with video and illustrations so you can learn how everything works.

How Stuff Works




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