Fearing the phone

Health & Fitness

With levels of phone anxiety on the rise, an expert provides tips on ways to overcome the phobia

Sara Petrie

Strong over skinny

Health & Fitness Video

Women are dominating the weights section at local gyms and debunking gym stereotypes in the process

Chelsea Bunting

What sort of pool do we need?

Lifestyle Video

Indoors or outdoors? Bellarine Peninsula residents debate the makeup of their new swimming pool

Kasey Markovic and Maddie Crothers

Why walk and talk?

Health & Fitness

Going for a brisk stroll is helping you in more ways than you know – physically as well as mentally.

Abby Pardew 

Is the bike boom still booming?


Covid lockdowns had us flocking to bike stores to get new wheels. But what’s that meant for bike safety, and how is the industry coping now that restrictions have eased?

Benjamin McArthur

Australia’s alien light show


Not everyone has heard of the Outback’s Min Min lights, but those who have seen them never forget them, as Bridgit Phillips finds.

Bridgit Phillips

Just how much sleep do teenagers need?

Audio Health & Fitness

The answer might surprise you, and so will the possible impacts of not getting those hours every night.

Benjamin Filosi

Walking away from loneliness

Audio Health & Fitness

Meet the men who have found a cheap and easy way to avoid loneliness – and promote fitness at the same time

Jason Gunst

Lockdowns prove a trigger point for some gamblers

Health & Fitness

Stress and boredom during Covid lockdowns have taken gamblers like Bill to the edge

Alyssa Gray

Forget driving, trains will criss-cross Melbourne’s suburbs soon


Think you’ll be tired of driving in 2050? Kick back and take a look at what suburbs you’ll be able to get the train to by then.

Olivia Co

Get the jab to find a match


Could a vaccination badge be the most attractive thing to have in the online dating scene?

Jess Pye

Are you a boy or a girl?


Hear from those who have embraced a non-binary identity and what the term means to them.

Alana Foster

Podcasts providing a new platform to talk about tough topics


Sex education, gendered violence, mental health – it’s all on the table for this new podcaster

Brooke Fankhauser

Anorexia: ‘I told myself that I’ll be fine, but I was completely wrong’


Korey’s illness was so bad she ended up in hospital with starvation. Now she uses social media to help others with eating disorders.

Curtis Baines

Calls for import ban on liquid nicotine amid surge in illegal vape sales 


An influx of illegal single-use vape products are being sold online and in tobacco shops across Australia, leading Quit to push for tougher import legislation. 

Brandon Davis

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