Month: February 2012

Steady decline in NZ abortions

3 News 22 Feb 2012 The number of abortions in New Zealand has been steadily dropping since 2007, a new report says. The Abortion Supervisory Committee has presented its report to parliament and it shows there were 16,630 abortions in…


The latest form of child abuse

NZ Herald 21 Feb 2012 A small but growing number of teens and even younger children who think they were born the wrong sex are getting support from parents and from doctors who give them sex-changing treatments, according to reports…


Women at greater danger from pokies

The Age (Australia) 18 Feb 2012 THE number of women gambling is increasing and ease of access to poker machines is a key factor in producing problem gambling in women, new government funded research has found. The new report by…