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Health Matters - AEDs (1 Sep 2015)

Health Matters - AEDs (1 Sep 2015)

Health matters

All about Automated External Defibrillators (or AEDs for short). If an AED is used within 3 to 5 minutes after someone has a cardiac arrest (after they collapse, their heart stops beating and they ...

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Health Matters - Drowning #2 (14 Jul 2015)

Health Matters - Drowning #2 (14 Jul 2015)

Health matters

On this week's show Dr Michelle Wright examines what can you do to help someone drowning. For more: www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/health-matters.html

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Health Matters - Drowning #1 (7 Jul 2015)

Health Matters - Drowning #1 (7 Jul 2015)

Health matters

Drownings are more common in the summer. This week, Dr Michelle Wright looks at the difference of 'wet' drowning and 'dry' drowning. For more: www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/health-matters.html

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Integration - shall I bother?

Integration - shall I bother?

WRS's resident cartoonist Rachel Berman set her mind on how to imagine 'integration'. 

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Health Matters - Jelly Fish Stings (30 Jun 2015)

Health Matters - Jelly Fish Stings (30 Jun 2015)

Health matters

This week Dr Michelle Wright looks at the dangers of jelly fish stings. Are they dangerous and what should you do if stung? For more: www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/health-matters.html

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Health Matters -  Jet Lag (24 Jun 2015)

Health Matters - Jet Lag (24 Jun 2015)

Health matters

With the holiday season approaching - some of us will be travelling across time-zones to have a break or visit family. Jet Lag can be a downer - what causes it and how you can limit the effects. Dr...

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Health Matters - Deep Vein Thrombosis (11 Jun 2015)

Health Matters - Deep Vein Thrombosis (11 Jun 2015)

Health matters

What can be a worry for long haul travellers is Deep Vein Thrombosis, or DVT. A blood clot can be formed if you spend too much time sitting. Dr Michelle Wright examines what the symptoms are and ho...

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Health Matters - New App Highlights Tick Danger in Switzerland (26 May 2015)

Health Matters - New App Highlights Tick Danger in Switzerland (26 May 2015)

Health matters

A new app has been launched by the Zurich University of Applied Sciences and has been approved by the Federal Office of Public Health. For more: www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/health-matters.html

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Health Matters - Helicobacter Pylori Bacteria (13 May 2015)

Health Matters - Helicobacter Pylori Bacteria (13 May 2015)

Health matters

This week Michelle talks all about a bacteria called Helicobacter pylori that can lead to indigestion symptoms and stomach ulcers. For more: www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/health-matters.html

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McKay Interview - Professor Emeritus Charles Jefford (7 Oct 2015)

McKay Interview - Professor Emeritus Charles Jefford (7 Oct 2015)

The McKay Interview

This week, Michael McKay talks to Professor Charles Jefford of organic chemistry at Geneva University. Michael asks the professor about how chemistry is central to so many other disciplines. For m...

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McKay Interview - The Rt Hon Ann Widdecombe DSG (24 Sep 2015)

McKay Interview - The Rt Hon Ann Widdecombe DSG (24 Sep 2015)

The McKay Interview

Michael talks to Ann Widdecombe. Former British MP and Cabinet Minister. Well known for her outspoken views, recognised by the Catholic Church for her support of the church's values and also became...

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McKay Interview - Dan Mitchell, the Cato Institute (14 Sep 2015)

McKay Interview - Dan Mitchell, the Cato Institute (14 Sep 2015)

The McKay Interview

Dan Mitchell is a director of the libertarian think-tank in Washington DC - the Cato Institute. Dan talks to Michael about global taxation and the growth of big government. For more: www.worldradi...

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McKay Interview - Mr John Quinn, Australian Ambassador for the  UN (28 Aug 2015)

McKay Interview - Mr John Quinn, Australian Ambassador for the UN (28 Aug 2015)

The McKay Interview

On this edition of the McKay Interview, Michael speaks to John Quinn, Australian Ambassador and Permanent representative of Australia to the United Nations in Geneva. This interview is part of the ...

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McKay Interview - Peter Kellner, President of YouGov polling company (13 Jul 2015)

McKay Interview - Peter Kellner, President of YouGov polling company (13 Jul 2015)

The McKay Interview

Peter Kellner is a former Times and BBC journalist and now heads the YouGov polling company. Here he talks to Michael on how the polling companies called the UK General Election so badly and what h...

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McKay Interview - Lorenzo Stoll, head of Suisse Romande, SWISS (25 Jun 2015)

McKay Interview - Lorenzo Stoll, head of Suisse Romande, SWISS (25 Jun 2015)

The McKay Interview

This week Michael talks to Lorenzo Stoll, who's head of the Suisse Romande region of Swiss International Airlines. For more: www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/the-mckay-interview.html

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McKay Interview - Archbishop Silvano Tomasi (15 Jun 2015)

McKay Interview - Archbishop Silvano Tomasi (15 Jun 2015)

The McKay Interview

On this edition, Michael McKay talks to Archbishop Silvano M Tomasi c.s. He's the permanent observer of the Holy See to the UN in Geneva and other organisations. For more: www.worldradio.ch/radio/...

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McKay Interview - Jazz pianist Monty Alexander (14 May 2015)

McKay Interview - Jazz pianist Monty Alexander (14 May 2015)

The McKay Interview

The great Jazz pianist Monty Alexander is this week's guest with fellow Jamaican, Michael McKay. For more: www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/the-mckay-interview.html

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McKay Interview - Dr Aki Hintsa (11 May 2015)

McKay Interview - Dr Aki Hintsa (11 May 2015)

The McKay Interview

Michael speaks to Dr Aki Hintsa who works with many of the world's top acheivers - helping them to stay at the top of their game. He also works with the McLaren Formula 1 team, counselling their ch...

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Learn More - Why is Art Compulsory? (8 Oct 2015)

Learn More - Why is Art Compulsory? (8 Oct 2015)

Learn More

In this episode we talk about why art is compulsory. For more: www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/learn-more.html

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Learn More - Revising Routines (1 Oct 2015)

Learn More - Revising Routines (1 Oct 2015)

Learn More

On this episode of learn more Sabine Hutchinson talks about revision routines For more: www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/learn-more.html

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Electro Swing & Lindy Hop in Geneva

Electro Swing & Lindy Hop in Geneva

Mid Morning Mix

Where can you learn lindy hop? And where can you dance to electro swing? Stef and Ana join Katt on the Mid Morning Mix and explain all. Hear more at www.worldradio.ch

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Ask the physicist: why is the sky blue and when will we be killed by an asteroid?

Ask the physicist: why is the sky blue and when will we be killed by an asteroid?

Every week, Jonni Fulcher – whose daytime job is at Cern – will answer your questions about everyday physics. Why do things work as they do? What is an atom, why do we feel cold, what happens when ...

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Integration: the great debate

Integration: the great debate

Integration:a word which means different things to different people. This will be the theme but by no means the only topic of discussion among panel and audience at this popular event.

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Ask the physicist - asteroids (13th Nov 2015)

Ask the physicist - asteroids (13th Nov 2015)

This week Jonni examines how we may be able to save ourselves from annihilation from an asteroid (and how it will most certainly happen one day)

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