Life Matters - ABC RN

Life Matters is your guide to a better life for you, those you love and the place you call home. We're here to help you get a handle on all the important stuff: love, sex, health, fitness, parenting, career, finances and family.

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      Modern Dilemma: the expectation of free labour


      When you're a freelancer, how do you negotiate expectations to hand over your labour for free?


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      Nothing to hide: Women are prepared to bare all as nude live models


      Imagine walking into a room completely nude. Now, imagine if everyone was there to look at you. Would you be terrified?


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      Preventing burnout in junior doctors


      It's a tough job, but is burnout a rite of passage for all doctors?


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      Speaking easy over dinner table taboos


      There are dinner table topics we're told one should never venture into, but why can't we discuss money, sex and death more often?


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      The Little Things: the man who changed his name


      Warrnambool Principal Cameron Peverett, and his wife Charlotte discuss how they challenge traditional gender roles and model respectful relationships with the young people in their lives.


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      How to find happiness and accidentally become Insta-famous on the way


      Mari Andrew posted her first drawing on Instagram to lift herself out of her depression. Now she has more than 850,000 followers and a best-selling book.


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      Study finds lack of healthy food on supermarket shelves


      A new report shows only one third of packaged foods on Australian supermarket shelves are healthy.


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      Burning Question: alternatives to plastic bags


      The major supermarkets' bans on single-use plastic bags are looming, but will they actually help the environment? And what are our alternative options?


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      The Ripple Effects of Cancer: Paul's family


      Remembering a loved father and husband who left a lasting impression, and living in a way that would make him proud.


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      How well does our education system cope with students who have dyslexia?


      One in 10 Australians, possibly even one in five, may have dyslexia, but many remain unaware of their condition.


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