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‘Suburban, normal’ women becoming homeless

‘Suburban, normal’ women becoming homeless

Glen-Marie Frost once lived in a mansion in Bellevue Hill, managed an international PR company and was head of communications and community relations for the Sydney Olympics.

  • by Phoebe Loomes

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Michael Pollan changed his own mind with psychedelics. Now he’s changing others

Michael Pollan changed his own mind with psychedelics. Now he’s changing others

Interviews with cancer patients as well as his own experiences with psychedelics changed the mind of renowned writer Michael Pollan. He makes the case for us all changing our minds too.

  • by Sarah Berry
Are you an empath? The upsides to being highly sensitive

Are you an empath? The upsides to being highly sensitive

Most empaths don’t need to take a test to know they’re one; they just know.

  • by Evelyn Lewin
What a general manager of a biscuit company puts on her plate each day

What a general manager of a biscuit company puts on her plate each day

Fiona Whatley’s day includes a communal “no-work zone” for lunch and a chocolate slice to cure a case of “3pm-itis”.

  • by Nicole Economos
Yes, hangry is a thing. Two experts break down why

Yes, hangry is a thing. Two experts break down why

A growing body of evidence suggests a strong connection between hunger and irritability.

  • by Anthony Segaert
I’m a health editor and here’s why I ditched Dry July eight days in
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Alcohol

I’m a health editor and here’s why I ditched Dry July eight days in

There are lots of benefits to giving up booze, but there are good reasons not to be too hard on yourself too.

  • by Sarah Berry
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You can’t exercise your way out of a bad diet, study shows
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You can’t exercise your way out of a bad diet, study shows

We can’t “outrun” the effects of a bad diet, say the authors of a large new study that shows exercise can only do so much.

  • by Sarah Berry
It’s only a matter of time before a Test cricketer has a period in her whites

It’s only a matter of time before a Test cricketer has a period in her whites

It’s time to change women’s sporting uniforms away from white pants and outfits so girls don’t feel yet another barrier stopping them from playing.

  • by Alex Blackwell
The best plane food to eat to feel better on long flights

The best plane food to eat to feel better on long flights

The human body isn’t really set up to spend 20 hours sitting in a metal tube eating and sleeping at unusual times, but there are ways to feel better after long flights.

  • by Paula Goodyer
How an obsession with Benedict Cumberbatch brought untold joy

How an obsession with Benedict Cumberbatch brought untold joy

Tabitha Carvan initially wondered if it was due to a hormone imbalance, or from being stuck at home with kids for too long. Until she discovered there were ‘others’.

  • by Evelyn Lewin
Careful health messaging key to stop winter COVID crisis
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Editorial

Careful health messaging key to stop winter COVID crisis

The challenge is to raise awareness and maintain the good habits we learnt in the first two years of the pandemic by appealing to our good sense.

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