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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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Risky Behaviour - Do teenagers go off the rails without traditional rites of passage?

Do teenagers go off the rails without formal rites of passage?


 2016-05-20  11m

Are we NDIS ready?

Australia's National Disability Insurance Scheme follows a model similar to the UK's individualised one.


 2016-05-20  12m

First-time mums feeling letdown

A new comedy taps into the anxious and sleep-deprived world of the new mother. "The Letdown" is one offering in the ABC's Comedy Showroom.


 2016-05-19  22m

Should there be segregated spaces and clubs for men and women?

Listeners share their views on the clubs we choose to deliberately avoid the other gender, and whether Facebook should be re-named 'Bragbook'.


 2016-05-19  4m

Disability in the workplace: a success story

An employment model that includes people with disability exceeded its targets in the US.


 2016-05-19  16m

A new development in the call for the reopening of the Bowraville murders case

A new development in the call for the reopening of the Bowraville murders case


 2016-05-19  8m

Sharing the sadness of miscarriage

Miscarriage can be lonely and isolating with people reluctant to share the news of pregnancy loss. Workplaces are being encouraged to recognize the emotional and psychological impact.


 2016-05-18  9m

"The Odd Woman and the City"

Author Vivian Gornick grew up in the Bronx, but dreamed of a glittering life in Manhattan. But it never quite happened.


 2016-05-18  17m

A new biography dispels a host of misconceptions about Paul McCartney

In 1981 author Philip Norman wrote a biography of the Beatles which portrayed John Lennon as the genius and Paul McCartney as merely the musical journeyman. He now redresses the balance in a new biography of Paul.


 2016-05-18  25m

Pale skin trumps caste in the modern Indian arranged marriage

The thought of marrying someone we have only met a few times or have never met at all is an idea that could cause considerable anxiety in some people.


 2016-05-17  10m