Family and Relationships
Clare Kermond A new study debunks the myth that older women aren't interested in sex, finding that many older women are not only keen to discuss their sexual desires but also to encourage their partners to broaden their sexual repertoire.
Liza Power Prostitution is becoming an increasingly acceptable career choice for men, an Australian academic says.
Sarah Knapton Professor Carl Djerassi claims advances in fertility treatment make it safer for parents without fertility problems to consider IVF
Emily Wax-Thibodeaux Emily Wax-Thibodeaux came under a lot of pressure for not breastfeeding her baby, but her double mastectomy meant she didn't have a choice
Rachel Vail I come to you, my fellow parents, to share our most common assumptions and the adamant refutations of them that I've collected along the way.
Benjamin Law If I score a particularly chatty taxi driver, they'll often take one look at me and launch with the standard cabbie ice-breaker: "So, where are you from?" For me, it's a vexed question. There are so many possible answers depending on what, exactly, they're asking. I could say, "I was born in Nambour" (biggest claims to fame: Kevin Rudd; giant fibreglass pineapple) or "Chinese, by way of Malaysia, China and Hong Kong". Other days I just want to say, "I'm from Good Weekend," and hand over a business card.
Benjamin Law The latest musings and observations from Good Weekend columnist Benjamin Law.
'Our marriage is stronger than ever'
Leslie Hilburn Fabian Since David became Deborah full-time three years ago, I'm now in love with her. As my husband became a woman, I endured a transition of my own.
As a young man, Akhil Sharma revelled in the most dangerous of liaisons – until the thrill began to pall.
20 signs of a perfect relationship
The secret to a perfect relationship is admitting you are wrong after an argument, five kisses a day and sex twice a week, a new survey suggests.
Kerri Sackville Thick skin required. Kerri Sackville explores the pangs and pitfalls of online dating for the more mature woman – not to mention the unspoken fraught politics of female friendships.
Dr Howard Chilton Silencing the crying baby may not be responding to the child's needs – and may be harmful, says specialist Howard Chilton.
Bella Ellwood-Clayton Viagra, longer life spans and raunchy grandparents are all adding up to a 'sexual renaissance' among the 50-plus cohort.
Claire Donnelly An increasing number of couples are entering into ‘social media pre-nups’, to stop their partners from posting embarrassing pictures in the event of a break-up.
Trouble between the spreadsheets
Judith Woods A public cri de coeur revealing why your wife is refusing to have sex leaves much to be desired, says Judith Woods.
Katherine Feeney One of the most common complaints I have received over the seven years I’ve been writing this blog is that sex, after a while, dies.