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07 Jan '16, 10:21am
Ratty female colleagues: Blame hormones?
Ratty female colleagues: Blame hormones?

About half of workers think women's behaviour in the office is dictated by their hormones, a recent survey revealed.

05 Jan '16, 10:03am
Star Wars allows force to be with all of us
Star Wars allows force to be with all of us

The epic sci-fi movies provide meaning and a shared purpose in a fractured world, writes Patti McCarthy.

04 Jan '16, 1:30pm
'Thank you very much for the present'
'Thank you very much for the present'

Is sending your thank-yous via texts or emails considered to be a shameful ingratitude?.

04 Jan '16, 05:00am
Big mouths seen as sign of dominance
Big mouths seen as sign of dominance

Having a big mouth, literally, will get you ahead in life, experts have found.

03 Jan '16, 07:00am
Just let the hard times in
Just let the hard times in

Cynthia Kane finds that the way to get over something is to accept that it is happening.

02 Jan '16, 07:00am
Answering life's blows with quiet grit
Answering life's blows with quiet grit

In a scary world where fate is fickle, we take heart from those who have answered misfortune with quiet steel.

31 Dec '15, 10:19am
How to fail at being middle class
How to fail at being middle class

IOL Lifestyle Editor Renee Moodie has been known to return library books late - which is a Middle Class Sin.

30 Dec '15, 4:00pm
'Should we contact a lost cousin?'
'Should we contact a lost cousin?'

Virginia Ironside says relatives can be difficult, but there are deep bonds with those who share some of our ancestry.

30 Dec '15, 1:30pm
Jlaw hates 'focus on weight in Hollywood’
Jlaw hates 'focus on weight in Hollywood’

'I don't think an actress needs to be skinny to be attractive,' says Jennifer Lawrence.

30 Dec '15, 11:20am
What the stars hold for you in 2016
What the stars hold for you in 2016

William Smith analyses what we can look forward to over the next 12 months - and what resolutions to make.

30 Dec '15, 10:04am
Hangover cures big business in Japan
Hangover cures big business in Japan

Clams, turmeric, ginseng and liquorice - all these are thought to cure hangovers in Japan.

30 Dec '15, 04:49am
New Year's Eve: ditch the expectations
New Year's Eve: ditch the expectations

Sara Eckel is not sure she'll ever get over her pre-New Year's anxiety. But she's getting better at it...

29 Dec '15, 4:00pm
'I'm getting nervous about driving'
'I'm getting nervous about driving'

It's common for people to lose their confidence in driving as they get older, says agony aunt Virginia Ironside.

29 Dec '15, 1:30pm
There's hope for our maimed Earth
There's hope for our maimed Earth

For Helen Walne, 2015 has been weird and tumultuous: it takes an astronaut to bring a sense of perspective...

28 Dec '15, 1:30pm
The year of getting all worked up
The year of getting all worked up

Alyssia Birjalal, Buhle Mbonambi and Liam Joyce bring you the things they love, hate and feel meh about in 2015.