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Bacteria clouds

Bacteria clouds

It is possible that poor hand washing and hand dryers could create bacteria clouds in bathrooms.

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Tears of joy

Tears of joy

Yale University researchers explain why we cry when we are happy.

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Face of success

Face of success

Soccer players with a certain facial dimension are more likely to score goals.

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Jazz up your putting

Jazz up your putting

Listening to music, especially jazz, can improve your putting on the golf green.

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Clean and ethical

Clean and ethical

Clean thoughts promote ethical behaviour while disgust is linked to cheating.

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Healthy food, healthy planet

Healthy food, healthy planet

Healthier food choices could be good for the planet as well as individuals.

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Pursuing pillow talk

Pursuing pillow talk

Orgasms and alcohol have opposite effects on the pillow talk that follows.

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Retreats

Retreats - Featured News

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Untamed Tasmania

Tasmania’s west and southwest are World Heritage-listed landscapes of rugged peaks, tranquil rivers and mysterious forests. Experience nature at its most awesome.

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Tiger tales in India

We join a safari to discover India’s increasingly rare wild tigers in Ranthambore National Park.

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Wollongong in a weekend

Buckle up and head off to the one-time steel centre of Wollongong, where you’ll discover a seaside city with plenty of weekend-friendly treats for your mind, body and spirit.

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10 incredible marine encounters

It's easy to forget that in the ocean’s depths live some of the most fascinating creatures on Earth. Dive on in to meet them in their home surf.

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Food

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Milk alternatives: which are best?

If you're lactose intolerant, vegan or allergic to casein, or concerned about animal treatment in co...

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The power of healing herbs

Fresh and dried herbs are like nature's form of delicious-tasting medicine and are incredibly versat...

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How to eat for your job

Depending on your job, you may have varied nutritional and kilojoule needs, so you need to tailor yo...

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Origins and health benefits of the elder tree

From homemade cordials to Italian sambuca liqueur, from Gaelic myth to Harry Potter, the elder tree ...

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Body-Health

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 The healing powers of a hug

We share why being hugged and reciprocating a hug has immeasurable benefits for health and wellbeing.  Read more »

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The healing powers of a hug

We share why being hugged and reciprocating a hug has immeasurable benefits for health and wellbeing...

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Pau d'arco: for healing

We discover the antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties of the pau d'arco tree, ...

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Beauty for the busy: DIY dry shampoo

Our DIY organic, natural dry shampoos are free from nasties and can be found in your kitchen pantry....

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10 health habits every woman should have

A habit doesn't have to be negative. Cultivating good health habits will pay dividends for years to ...

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Wisdom

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 Joanna Macy's acts of hope

Octogenarian doer Joanna Macy is living proof that active spiritual engagement with life in our world has the power to transform despair and apathy in the face of social, ecological and economic crises into constructive, collaborative action.  Read more »

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Joanna Macy's acts of hope

Joanna Macy is living proof that active spiritual engagement with life in our world can transform de...

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How to deal with life's disappointments

While by its nature disappointment is not a pleasure, if you approach it in the right way your happi...

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Cheryl Richardson: extreme self-care

From tax advisor to best-selling author and sought-after speaker, Cheryl Richardson is now a leading...

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Rumi: poetry’s healing powers

Today Rumi is widely known as a poet and mystic but, in his time, Rumi was a teacher, scholar, theol...

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Yoga

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Yoga and dharana: just be

To restore the mind to a state of balance, peace and harmony in today's frantic world, we need to re...

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Yoga for sex

Yoga can help you discover the sacred nature of sexual love and expression, as well as attain deeply...

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Yoga asanas

Asana practice offers you the space to step back from the "race of life" and creates the opportunity...

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The practice of pratyahara

Pratyahara, the fifth limb of yoga, is defined as the conscious withdrawal of energy from the senses...

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