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Spinal steroid injections don't work, say experts

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

73 years in the same job

New Jersey man celebrates 101st birthday ... at work

Herman Goldman celebrates his 101st birthday with colleagues after 73 years in the office.

Work, money leading cause of stress

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

Back to work

Back to work: How to beat the holiday hangover

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MJ Angel As the reality of the working year begins for many of us this week, hearing that alarm going off, getting back into that suit or uniform and facing the working day can be brutal.

A survival guide

When you have to work with your ex

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Clem Bastow A bit of forethought before the foreplay can prevent Hollywood-style tears down the track.

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When the work day never ends

When the work day never ends

Working ourselves to death.

Many people are putting their jobs before their health, writes Linda McSweeny.

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We can work it out ... with help

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Katherine Feeney “If you and your girlfriend have to go to relationships counselling, clearly you’re in the wrong relationship.”

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Real husband vs work husband

Dirty Laundry Heidi Davoren.

Heidi Davoren She talks to him every day. He texts her to make sure she got home ok. She calls him her ‘work husband’.  They have nicknames for each other.

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Exhausted new fathers face greater safety risk at work

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Adele Horin ALAN CHAVEZ usually thinks nothing of abseiling down a 30-storey building to clean the windows. But after his daughter Luanna was born 11 months ago, the ''rope access technician'' became a bit...

Numbers add up as mothers return to work sooner

D'arne Buckley with son Spencer and daughter Maya

Michelle Griffin For most mothers, the days of staying at home until the youngest child starts school are over.

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Long work hours leave little time for child's play

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Adele Horin AUSTRALIA'S culture of long work hours is putting at risk children's early learning opportunities, a study has found, as parents struggle to find the time to read, sing and talk to their preschoolers.

New labour laws create huge jump for Fair Work

Paul Bibby THE federal workplace tribunal, Fair Work Australia, has been overwhelmed with claims since new industrial relations laws were introduced last year.

Job joy

Overhaul your work

Sick of work?

Sarah Berry Avatars instead of a CV? Personality could be the key for landing your dream job say the experts.

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'Sweet beauty'

Clive James pens a new poem as he contemplates his death

Clive James, a writer and broadcaster, at his home in Cambridge, England, Sept. 25, 2012.

Livia Gamble Australian author Clive James has written a new poem about facing his death.

'Sick of being in his shadow'

Linda Kozlowski opens up about divorce from Paul Hogan

Rachel Clun Linda Kozlowski has opened up about her divorce from Paul Hogan, saying she was sick of always being in the actor's shadow.

Found: The people in the September 11 photograph

A scanned copy of the photograph given to Elizabeth Keefe after the September 11 attack. She has been finally been able to reunite it with it's owner Fred Mahe, who is pictured looking into the camera.

Jason Abbruzzese A 13-year hunt for the owner of a wedding photograph found in the rubble of the World Trade Centres is finally over.

High pressure texting - the tyranny of iPhone ellipses

What do those three little dots really mean?

Do your texts go unanswered? Does he take forever to type out a response? The iPhone ellipsis that show a text being typed out are adding pressure to texting conversations

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Happy news

90-year-old ladies marry after decades long relationship

Together forever: Vivian Boyack and Alice Dubes.

Rachel Clun After more than 70 years together, American couple Vivian Boyack and Alice Dubes have finally tied the knot.

Two of us

Interviews by Mandy McKeesick Horse trainers Peter Sinclair, 50, and his son Nathan, 26, share their story.

The right thing

Jane Cadzow For more than an hour, Ross Cameron has been toying dejectedly with the blueberry bagel on the desk in front of him. Finally, he picks it up and tosses it into the bin.