COSIMA MARRINER This US author believes it's time society gave up on preconceptions of women's desire.
Katherine Feeney When it comes to finding someone to love, why are we hiding behind our machines? And is this cowardly, or clever? Have we evolved, or devolved, socially speaking?
Amanda Talbot Comfort! When you ask a designer, furniture buyer, magazine editor, advertising agency or customer what we want when it comes to our homes, the first answer is always comfort.
The secret to a long life
Julian Ryall Misao Okawa, a Japanese woman born in 1898, shares her recipe for longevity: eating lots of sushi and sleeping eight hours a night.
MATTY SILVER Unlike other types of counselling, sex therapy focuses on human sexuality and intimacy, facets of our lives that are often difficult to discuss.
Katherine Feeney One nightclub, two incidents, a whole lot said about society: has it become acceptable to assault women? Have we lowered our standards that far?
Laurie Kilmartin's father is dying from lung cancer.
Breaking her silence
Australian actress Rachael Taylor has spoken for the first time about being the victim of domestic violence.
LIVIA GAMBLE Commuting could be making you miserable - especially if you catch the bus.
RACHEL CLUN Australian Idol winner Casey Donovan reveals she spent six years loving a man who turned out to be a hoax, in her new biography 'Big, Beautiful and Sexy'.
Nardine Saad Pop culture site JustJared.com and celebrity magazine People will not publish unauthorised images of celebrities' children, the media outlets announced Tuesday.
Behind the scenes
Rachel Clun Not many people would think the porn industry is glamorous. If you think it is at all sexy, you are also dead wrong.
World's biggest blind date
MJ Angel On Friday, February 21, dating site www.cityswoon.com hosted 700 hopeful singles, flocking to Sydney’s iconic Opera House in an attempt to walk away with a Guinness World Record and more ...
Katherine Feeney “Must not have dog,” is the tagline of my single girlfriend on her online dating profile. She is determined not to strike up a relationship with anyone who has another warm-blooded significant-other in their lives.
For most 11-year-old boys, Facebook is a way to chat with friends and share photographs - but for Reece Puddington, it was a place to express a more momentous message.
Rene Lynch 'There are more feet,' the doctor told Kim Fugate after she had already given birth to Kenleigh, Kristen and Kayleigh.
Rebecca Holman How to keep your mouth shut and play nice while your friend works out she’s shacked up with a total drip.
MATTY SILVER Most people don't understand the concept of bisexuality, and the assumption is often made that “you are either, gay, straight, or lying”.
Life in dating's fast lane
JILL STARK The hunt for love in the digital age is just plain exhausting.
Catherine Rodie “Happy Playtime” is the work of web developer Tina Gong, who created the app to help reduce stigma associated with female masturbation.
She knew malaria was preventable, but aid worker Mandy George did not believe it could happen to her. After a terrifying brush with death, she is now warning travellers.
Valentine's Day around the world
Livia Gamble Traditionally Valentine's Day isn't just for couples.
Leanne Nicholson Think chocolates and flowers will be the focus of this Valentine’s Day? It’s more likely to be money over making out that gets committed couples worked up on the day dedicated to love.
Katherine Feeney Modern society's quest for excess can reduce Valentine's Day to a day of consumption.
Keeping warm at Sochi
NEDAHL STELIO US gold medal winner Jamie Anderson, 23, tells Us Weekly how the athletes spend their downtime at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Going back to the old school
Theo Merz When a friend mentioned the ‘flirt walk’ she had gone on the week before, I was intrigued. An organised walking tour around the streets of London looking to meet prospective partners in person? It all seemed so quaint and inefficient.
Goya Dmytryshchak, Carolyn Webb Extreme weather and higher costs are being blamed by Melbourne florists and flower suppliers for their increased reliance on imported blooms this Valentine's Day.
SARAH BERRY In our desire to "connect" with others have we lost the valuable ability to connect with ourselves?
Winnie Salamon A group of people are taking the 5:2 diet philosophy and are applying it to the rest of their lives.