Managing bowel cancer risk: The Hernia Clinic

New Zealand has one of the highest rates of bowel cancer in the world affecting one in eighteen Kiwis every year. Gastrointestinal surgeon, Mr Ross Roberts of The Endoscopy Clinic in Christchurch says the risk can be reduced. Metropol spoke to Ross Roberts to find out more about reducing the risk of succumbing to the […]

Mitigate asbestos risks

Asbestos has hit the headlines again after the discovery of the fibrous carcinogen during the demolition work at Ara Institute of Canterbury‚Äôs Christchurch campus. The discovery is expected to add $560,000 more than budgeted to the demolition costs.     WorkSafe has launched a new tool on its website to help businesses develop their asbestos […]