A quick look at the decriminalisation of abortion in other states can give a clearer picture of what abortion reform could mean for NSW.
I started to internalise the pain, to believe I was just weak. I never had the energy that my friends did. I always paid for my occasional energy bursts in a way...
Not unlike a confessional seal, the anonymity of text therapy offered a space where I could divulge feelings that I had been avoiding.
Greta Thunberg provides a gentle reminder of what a dreary world this would be if people like us didn't exist.
You’re not as interesting as you think you are.
Why do we resist things that seem to be good for us?
"I would call it magic but that wouldn’t give her credit for years of hard work and dedication."
My breast burned with infection, my nipple throbbed with pain. I was in tears. And my baby was hungry. I needed some help.
“I didn’t realise how much my breastfeeding hormones were propping me up until I weaned.”
Tired and sluggish, I tried many times to quit my unhealthy habits, but without a plan or clue the weight round the middle settled in.
What happens when you're not quite old enough for the pension but too old in the eyes of most employers?
"The fact that Liv Tyler's 25-step beauty routine involves combing through her brows with a toothbrush means everything to me."
It took just under a decade, and countless doctors, tests, specialists, money and tears of desperation to get a diagnosis.
Social media users were critical of the US clothing company pushing diet bars on their largely young female clientele, and fuelling unhealthy body image.
Knowing someone who won’t shut up about how great her menstrual cup is can be valuable if you’re curious about trying one yourself.
What qualifies as “secondhand harm” when it comes to alcohol?
Anxiety is a slow burn that nags away at you, like an ongoing low level of manageable panic. A panic attack seems to erupt out of nowhere and overtakes you.
“He told me he was going to cut me up, and that was pretty standard, and he was going to use forceps, which are like tongs.”
I still have no idea what caused my acne in the first place, or what eventually made it go away