Is menstruation the last taboo in sport? WENDY HARMER spoke to one of our nation's sporting greats and got a reaction she wasn't quite expecting... with a tampon.
Comic Eddie Izzard is touring and his made-up eyes and flashy fingernails are everywhere. KATH KENNY confesses to fancying a bit of manly make-up.
A course is offering women help to move out of the "guilt and shame" of abortion and "repentance". Do women need a 10-Step Recovery Program?
She's a professor, a career woman and a mother. CATHARINE LUMBY had an epiphany when she was folding socks. There were tears.
Once her most-desired destination, WENDY HARMER is giving up on tropical mega-resorts. Aloha!
The more you argue over money the more likely you are to get divorced. PAUL CLITHEROE shares the first chapter of his book "Money, Marriage and Divorce"
We all have a few words we just cannot spell correctly. They trip us up every time. MISTY ADONIOU says it's time we nailed them, once and for all.
JANE GILMORE is on holiday with her two teenagers who are driving her crazy. She writes from an undisclosed location using what's left of her brain...
Under Medicare changes coming in next week, you may pay $20 more for short GP visits. Some GPs are worried the changes could deter patients with life-threatening conditions.
Maybe it's because we don't know what else to say or maybe we're just lazy, but ALLISON HALLWORTH thinks that when it comes to trite sayings, it might be best to hold your tongue.
TRACEY SPICER has left her sun lounge and cocktails behind and found her inner Jane Fonda. Here are her top sexy seven fitness trends for 2015.
Would you like Yoga, Pilates, massage and acupuncture with your health insurance? Um, do they even work, says a draft report from the Health Department.
Trusting your physician is an important first step in the healing process. GP GILLIAN DEAKIN looks at trust and doctor-patient relationships, and offers tips on building it.
Why do some people steadily gain weight as they age and others seemingly stay the same? DR GILLIAN DEAKIN reports from the intersection of genetic predisposition and lifestyle.
Victorian police chief KEN LAY announced his retirement today, and as a tribute to his outstanding work in the area of domestic violence, we republish his stirring call to action.
Anytime a woman who has pushed a small human out of their body hears the words 'pelvic floor' you can guarantee one thing - she is, at that moment, repeatedly clenching her nether regions. And then she forgets, right?
With all those gifted children getting their Uni entrance scores today, MARITA HAYES-BROWN spares a thought for all the average - and below average - kids.
JANE GILMORE recently found herself in the middle of a conversation with three middle aged men who had each suffered abuse. She ponders the need for openness and discussion amongst men.
Don't worry about braving the horrid, overcrowded stores this year, get your Christmas shopping done online with a few handy tips. (SP)
You might attribute it to getting older, or to lack of fitness, but your breathlessness might mean you have a lung condition that affects many Australians. (SP)