Battling social phobia
Social phobia is one of the most common anxiety disorders and it’s also one of the most debilitating. Chances are you know someone with it although it’s unlikely they’ll let on.
Abortion pill now a reality
The decision to terminate a pregnancy is never an easy one but now Australian women are able to avoid surgery and take a pill instead, all in the comfort of their own home.
Cosmetic tourism: a false economy
Cosmetic tourism is a booming industry where boob jobs and tummy tucks are done on the cheap while you holiday in an exotic location. But it may not be as idyllic as it sounds.
The pitfalls of protein powders
In a society that’s becoming obsessed with high protein diets, the advent of mass produced protein powders couldn’t come soon enough despite health warnings.
The growing potency of cannabis
With cannabis potency at an all-time high, getting stoned these days is a whole new ballgame with sometimes serious consequences.
Are you maximising your fertility?
One in six couples may be infertile, at least temporarily, but there are things you can do to maximise your chances of falling pregnant – and men, this includes you too!
The silent killer
What do you think is the biggest killer of Australian women today? It’s not breast cancer, suicide, lung cancer or even stroke. It’s heart disease and you don’t have to be old to get it.
What’s wrong with Stilnox?
Stilnox is back in the media again after reports of bizarre nocturnal behaviour by our Olympic swimmers. Is this popular sleeping pill really the devil it’s been made out to be?