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Dentists question tooth decay data – Morning Report

Laura Goodall posted in on October 16th, 2014.

Radio New Zealand asked three dental experts for their take on the newly released report by Roy Morgan Research, which suggests that tooth decay has significantly declined between 2009 and 2014. Aired as a slot in RNZ’s Morning Report this week, journalist Nick Butcher interviewed New Zealand Dental Association chief executive David Crum, University of Otago paediatric dentistry professor Bernadette Drummond […]

Radio NZ: Research indicates university students studying less

Peter Griffin posted in on May 6th, 2010.

Research has found that both American and New Zealand university students are spending fewer hours studying today than in 1961. An excerpt: (read in full here) “[Education consultant Dave Guerin] says today’s students might have more distractions, or are perhaps more efficient, thanks to technology like computers. “But the Union of Students’ Associations co-president, David […]

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