December 8-14 2012 Issue 3787by Listener Archive
<h3>COVER STORY</h3> <h4>Diagnosis danger</h4>
Diagnosis danger - is your doctor doing more harm than good?
Margo White reports on the many people who are receiving medical treatments that are doing them more harm than good - and are completely unaware of it. Also in this issue, Karyn Scherer reports on the importance of automated defibrillators; and Guyon Espiner talks with internationally celebrated Marilyn Waring who was recently named on a list of 50 people who will change the world.
The Project host talks about government underfunding of DoC, being told to cheer up by Maggie Barry, and wanting to crush Hosking.Read more
Documentary maker Annie Goldson has gone behind the headlines to create a remarkable portrait of Kim Dotcom – the man who changed the way we use the iRead more
It's still "party vote National", but the PM says he wants National voters to support the Act leader in Epsom and United Future leader in Ohariu.Read more
Greens co-leader calls for amnesty for beneficiaries who break the law, but didn't know one existed around the time she lied about her circumstances.Read more
Diana Wichtel reviews The Dance Exponents: Why Does Love?Read more
Formal complaint numbers hit 917 last year, a near doubling from 2012, as calls mount for an independent investigation body to monitor them.Read more