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Now displaying: October, 2015
Oct 26, 2015

Can children be made more psychologically ‘resilient’ to traumas like 9/11 – as well as the stress of everyday life? Emma Young meets a former school principal who believes they can.

 

Written by Emma Young

Read by Kirsten Irving

Produced by Barry J Gibb

Edited by Geoff Marsh

 

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If you liked this story, we recommend Can meditation really slow ageing?, by Jo Marchant, also available on our podcast.

 

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Oct 19, 2015

Can a grand vision of 4,000 free public gyms overcome inequality and fight Brazil’s health crisis? Catherine de Lange reports.

 

Written by Catherine de Lange

Read by Pip Mayo

Produced by Barry J Gibb

 

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If you liked this story, we recommend South Africa’s obesity crisis: the shape of things to come?, by Ian Birrell.

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Oct 12, 2015

How have the farm animals of today been shaped by centuries of domestication and selective breeding?

 

Written by Sujata Gupta

Read by Kirsten Irving

Produced by Barry J Gibb

Edited by Geoff Marsh

 

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If you liked this story, we recommend People are animals, too, by Peter Aldous, also available on our podcast.

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Oct 5, 2015

Why have attempts to get cholera under control in Haiti failed? Rose George reports.

 

Written by Rose George

Read by Pip Mayo

Produced by Barry J Gibb

 

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If you liked this story, we recommend Ebola: the road to zero, by Mark Honigsbaum.

 

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