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Now displaying: July, 2015
Jul 27, 2015

What is life like when having your period puts your health at risk and means you are shunned by society? Rose George reports from Nepal and Bangladesh on menstrual taboos.


Written by Rose George

Read by Pip Mayo

Produced by Barry J Gibb

 

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If you liked this story, we recommend Why can’t we stop cholera in Haiti? also by Rose George.

 

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Jul 20, 2015

Are the fitness benefits of riding your bike worth the risk of an accident? Lesley Evans Ogden takes a tour of seven cities on two wheels to find out.

Written by Lesley Evans Ogden

Read by Kirsten Irving

Produced by Barry J Gibb

 

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If you liked this story, we recommend Made for a marathon? by Hayley Birch.

 

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Jul 13, 2015

Radioactivity stirs primal fears in many people, but Geoff Watts argues that an undue sense of its risks can cause real harm.

Written and read by Geoff Watts

Produced by Barry J Gibb

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If you liked this story, we recommend Killer Dust by Nic Fleming. 

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