Tag: the-aftermath

Asbestos exposure "unlikely to cause major health problems"

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

A review of scientific evidence about the risks of asbestos exposure to residents of houses undergoing renovation and repair work, such as has been carried out and is ongoing in the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes, has found the health risks are generally low.

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Asbestos 'unlikely to cause health issues for residents'

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

A review of scientific evidence about the risks of asbestos exposure to residents of houses undergoing renovation and repair work, such as has been carried out and is ongoing in the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes, has found the health risks are generally low. Nevertheless care should always be taken to minimise inhalation of asbestos fibres.

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Artist/poet finds the ordeal doesn't end with being cancer free

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Gaye Gambell-Peterson has learned that surviving breast cancer may have been the easier part of her ordeal; facing the emotional weight of the aftermath lasts longer and can be more disruptive.

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Artist/poet finds the ordeal doesn't end with being cancer free

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Gaye Gambell-Peterson has learned that

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