Money

Work, money leading cause of stress

Money and work are still the biggest worries keeping us up at night.

Sacrificing love for money

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Katherine Feeney ''Not tonight honey, I’m working.''

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Sacrificing love for money

Katherine Feeney All the striving for material success leaves little room for what really matters, writes Katherine Feeney.

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Money matters

Money can't buy happiness, but being happy pays

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Daniella Miletic Does being happy make you better off financially? After years of studying the influence money has on happiness, one Australian economist set out to examine the reverse.

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Raising kids for free: why I won't be spending money on my son in 2013

Kids' toys.

Hattie Garlick has resolved to strike a blow against 'kiddy consumerism' - and she's not alone.

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Short changed

Girls get less pocket money than boys

Kids chores: Bridget, 11 yrs and her brother Liam, 8.

Matt Wade The gender pay gap gets plenty of attention. But what about the pocket money gap? Just as men tend to get paid more than women, boys tend to get more pocket money than girls.

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Pregnancy power shift: money does the talking

Baby bonus has

Adele Horin WHEN a couple disagrees on whether to have a child or more children, the woman's wishes usually prevail.

Pleasant pastimes for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Karen Hardy Many of the activities on the list benefit the National Breast Cancer Foundation.

She's got the moves

Eleven-year-old girl's moon walk rivals Michael Jackson

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While the rest of us were choking on hairspray and struggling to get the YMCA moves right in the school spectacular, other kids are putting adult professional dancers to shame.

Love it? Then don't make a habit of it

Love ice cream? Don't make it a habit, or you'll probably enjoy it less.

Rachel Clun If you really love something you should avoid making it a habit.

Sad discovery

My mother was sexually abused, says Jane Fonda

Host Jane Fonda speaks on stage at The Rape Foundation's annual brunch in California.

Rachel Clun Actress Jane Fonda has revealed her mother was sexually abused and committed suicide.

New research

One in seven couples 'keeps their salary secret'

Dan Hyde Many of the couples questioned admitted they kept quiet 'in order to buy treats for themselves'.

Erectile dysfunction a common problem

Maureen Matthews This can be a symptom of underlying health issues that might require treatment.

About last night: Bored in the bedroom

Maureen Matthews After a decade of marriage, a couple's sex life has hit a dull patch.

Man who raised $US55,000 in crowdfunding campaign for potato salad to support charities

Zack Brown, who raised $US55,000 in a Kickstarter campaign to make potato salad, said he planned to

Livia Gamble It turns out, you can make friends with salad.

The damage done

Starting over: Kristy Fraser-Kirk in Singapore in 2011.

Fenella Souter It was startling, the swiftness with which the Kristy Fraser-Kirk and David Jones case exploded. At the start of a lunch held on May 23 this year, we can imagine Mark McInnes, 45, a man of medium...

The great escape

Positive psychology and the pursuit of the part-time passion

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MJ Angel Passions; those secret little desires and grandiose, escapist ideas that niggle us deep inside our bellies as we sit in our office or travel to work, taunting, teasing us with the promise of a better...

Fertility and fingerfood

'Egg freezing parties' tackle fertility issues in friendly atmosphere

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Nedahl Stelio Welcome to an egg-freezing party. Where women drink champagne, are educated on the science of freezing their eggs, and the offer of putting your fertility on hold is being openly discussed.

Spinal steroid injections don't work, say experts

Back pain

Jill Margo Thousands of Australians with back pain are lining up for “a quick fix” that doesn’t work and can be risky.

Misconception

Sarah Dingle who has been trying to find her genetic father who was a donor and all records from Royal North Shore Hospital have been destroyed.
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Who's the daddy? A sperm-donor daughter's quest to discover her real father.