Life Matters - Separate stories - ABC RN

Life Matters is your guide to contemporary Australian life. Be part of rich conversations on relationships, family, parenting, education, work, health and consumer issues.

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How 'even the nerdiest child' can learn to find their tribe at school


Turns out that making friends is a skill you can learn, so how can parents become their children's teachers in this area?


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Election spotlight: Wage growth and the political battleground over our pay packets


Even the Reserve Bank has warned that more wage growth is needed. But how much growth constitutes enough for employees to have a wage they can live on?


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Blind inside a tactile kitchen - Part 2


In part 2 of the tactile kitchen, Maribel Steel, who lost her eyesight when she was a teenager, explains how to organise the pantry, boil water, and brown meat using touch and smell alone.


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Working out if using a financial planner is the right choice for you


How do you know whether you need professional financial advice and how can you trust a financial planner?


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Changing the story on disability and unemployment


How do we change attitudes and ensure more Australians with a disability get a chance to have meaningful employment?


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Why are people having less sex?


Australia's last major sex survey found we're having sex less and online dating could be playing a role.


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Playgrounds incorporating more nature and less gender


For many years, playgrounds have featured a swing and slide, tan bark, park benches and little else. But a nature-based landscape movement is changing that.


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Election spotlight: How do the major parties differ when it comes to higher education?


"This federal election has the sharpest policy divide on higher education for decades," says the Grattan Institute’s Andrew Norton.


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Weekend Life Matters - astrophotography, inside a low vision kitchen, painting for the brain and a city of trees


How one astro-photographer captured a once in a lifetime shot, low vision cooking in a tactile kitchen, painting brings renewed joy in aged care, and honouring the trees that define our lives.


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Modern Dilemma - when an acquaintance whom you consider unethical turns up again in your life, what do you do?


Visits to a sick friend have meant coming into regular contact with someone whom you consider unethical. Caught between ideology and compassion, what do you choose?


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