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Contraceptives with Dr. Helen Paterson: 18th of January 2019

Contraceptives with Dr. Helen Paterson: 18th of January 2019 Helen Paterson: 18th of January 2019, 6.71 MB
Fri 18 Jan 2019

A recent study by the University of Otago finds that knowledge on effective contraceptives is lower than we think, with little information on longer-lasting forms such as implants and IUDs . The study found most teenage girls learn about contraceptives from their peers, and so knowledge is generally passed on and limited. I gave Dr Helen Paterson a call, who is- the lead researcher for the study, to talk about the survey and their findings.

 

Endurance of Religion with Dr. John Shaver: 18th of January 2019

Endurance of Religion with Dr. John Shaver: 18th of January 2019 John Shaver: 18th of January 2019, 8.75 MB
Fri 18 Jan 2019

Scholars have predicted the demise of religion for a long time, yet it appears that in the 21st-century religion is on the rise, a global trend expected to exceed 50 years. The answer, it seems, is down to childcare. While most child supervision can be stressful & expensive, religious communities tend to have greater support for families than secular communities, which leads to larger families. I talked to Doctor John Shaver, head of religious studies at the University of Otago, who gave me some insight into the resilience of religion.

"Turtle Soup" with Angie Harvey: 18th of January 2019

"Turtle Soup" with Angie Harvey: 18th of January 2019 "Turtle Soup" with Angie Harvey: 18th of January 2019, 5.89 MB
Fri 18 Jan 2019

The Wire with Laura: 18th of January, 2019

The Wire with Laura: 18th of January, 2019 The Wire with Laura: 18th of January, 2019, 100.49 MB
Fri 18 Jan 2019

The Wire with Oscar; January 17, 2019

The Wire with Oscar; January 17, 2019 The Wire with Oscar; January 17, 2019, 112.48 MB
Thu 17 Jan 2019

On the Wire today, Grace talks to the National Party’s Chris Bishop about organ donations, Oscar talked to Minister Andrew Little about Sexual violence and juries, The Community Garden returns talking to Meshed, and This Day in History returns to January the 17th, 1961.

 

The Big Q: What do changes in Congress mean for the ongoing policy battles in the US? January 17, 2019

The Big Q: What do changes in Congress mean for the ongoing policy battles in the US? January 17, 2019 The Big Q: What do changes in Congress mean for the ongoing policy battles in the US? January 17, 2019, 37.12 MB
Thu 17 Jan 2019

With the historic changes in the American House of Representatives, what can we expect from the Congress and President in the ongoing policy and investigative battles? How will the power struggles play out? Will the Supreme Court weigh in and if so how? Maria Armoudian discusses the unfolding situation with Andrew Rudalevige, George C. Edwards III, Mark Peterson, and Sean Theriault.


The Big Q website: www.thebigq.org
 

This day in history: 17th January, 2019

This day in history: 17th January, 2019 This day in history: 17th January, 2019, 23.38 MB
Thu 17 Jan 2019

This day in history takes us back to 1961 for the execution of Congolese President Patrice Lumumba.

An eye for an eye with Chris Bishop: January 17th 2019

An eye for an eye with Chris Bishop: January 17th 2019.mp3 mp3, 14.14 MB
Thu 17 Jan 2019

Grace speaks to Hutt South MP, Chris Bishop, about how the Compensation for Live Organ Donors Bill has affected live organ donors.