Endometriosis affects up to one in ten women of child-bearing age. Some women worry that they may never have children. This is not necessarily true as only 30% of women with endometriosis experience fertility problems.
Beautyheaven, Australia’s number one beauty website, has today announced the winners of its Glosscars for 2014 – the awards that name the best new products according to beautyheaven’s community of 155,000 members/reviewers.
Last year CAPT Wittwer was deployed to Kabul as a NATO Gender Advisor within the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), where she saw first hand how necessary it is to provide justice for women, and to help protect and advance women’s rights .
Ahead of International Women’s Day on March 8, the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) has advised that Jo Jordan from Wangi Wangi, NSW, has achieved an important milestone for women in the RAN.
There are three main reasons why consumers buy organic ingredients – ethical, health and environmental – but what does organic really mean and why are organic products better for us?
The National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) has developed a Women in Business course for women who want to be powerful performers in the corporate sector.
Today is Teal Ribbon Day but you wouldn’t know it. Ovarian Cancer doesn’t enjoy the same high profile as Breast Cancer, or anywhere near the same level of funding for research.
Bonds Baby Search, Australia’s largest talent search for the most adorable babies, closes on Tuesday March 3 at 4pm. Whether they are cheeky, charming or cute, Bonds want to see something that brings out baby’s personality.
Adults are also putting their careers on hold to do things like, take Spanish lessons from a Peruvian, work at a children’s orphanage in Thailand, or sample Caiprainhas in Brazil.
In an effort to encourage more Australians to buy their products, SPC Ardmona will showcase its range of 100% Australian grown produce with free recipes for home cooks.
Humanitarian aid organisation Islamic Relief Australia has launched a campaign with the Australian National Imams Council to reduce domestic abuse and violence within Australia’s Muslim community.
Jane Cay (aka. Big Bird) explains how finding an online niche helped her business Birdsnest reach new markets and become a fast growing top 20 Australian apparel site.
Out of everyone that secures a travel policy next month, more than a quarter will do so without considering the potential dangers that exist while on holiday overseas.
Yahoo! Merchant Solutions are offering 70% off for the first 12 months, reducing the costs of running an online store to just $10.19 a month.
Australia’s Healthy Weight Week has kicked off with a free online cookbook, a very informative website and more than 270 events planned across the country.
Menopause may occur at a time of higher risk for reactivation of the human papillomavirus (HPV), a major cause of Cervical Cancer. This article also looks at the future of Pap Screening.
It is estimated up to 2 million Australians will receive a big surprise this Friday when they receive an unexpected gift for Valentine’s Day.
Romantic hotel stays aren’t just for honeymooners. At this time of year cupid’s arrow is working overtime and so too are the world’s most romantic hotels in Paris, New York, Venice and Hawaii.
Former Prime Minister Julia Gillard has a new gig providing leadership in the global effort to provide the world’s poorest children with a quality education.
Australian web designers know what works in Australia, and they know what online shoppers in this part of the world are looking for.
We reckon IKEA’s parental leave scheme has to be the most generous for retail workers in the country.
According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, more than 50% of Australians aged 50 and over participate in regular sport or physical recreation.
A new movie starring Kate Winslet, Josh Brolin, and Tobey Maguire, will open in cinemas this Thursday, 6 February 2014. Watch this story feaurette video of “Labor Day”, with scenes from the movie, as well as clips from interviews with the actors.
As a small business owner in Australia, you have to know that being legally compliant relies on being aware of the rules and regulations that apply to the running of your business. With this in mind, business.gov.au have outlined five legal issues to help you stay compliant in 2014.
A group of Australian dentists have come up with a novel way to slash the cost of dental treatment. Smile! It’s Australia’s first dental plan. Starting at less than $60 a YEAR it’s more affordable than health insurance and there are no waiting periods.
Michel’s Patisserie has said this opportunity would be perfect for young mums looking to return to the workforce and business-minded women who are seeking a change in lifestyle.
Carer and mother of three Brenda Fisher, has collected more than 10,000 signatures for a petition to be tabled in Federal Parliament , calling for improved access to a treatment for MS.
An emerging new trend is showing that social media is fast becoming the greatest wedding crasher of all time.
Bauer Media today announced the launch of YOURS – a new print magazine for Australian women over 50.
There are many advantages to running a family business but there are also disadvantages, such as family conflicts. To help your family business run smoothly, the Australian Small Business Commissioner (ASBC) has put together these top 10 tips for running a family business.
Congratulations to 21 year old Jacqueline Freney, the Young Australian of the Year 2014. Jacqueline was chosen for her achievements as a Paralympic swimmer, motivational speaker and inspirational role model for people with disabilities.
Melanie McGrice from the Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA), has put together five simple food swaps for the barbeque this Australia Day. There’s also a recipe for lamb and vegetable kebabs.
Former winners include Ita Buttrose (2013), Geoffrey Rush (2012), Simon McKeon (2011) and Professor Patrick McGorry (2010). But can you pick who will be the 2014 Australian of the Year?
Being common is so 2013. According to William Hanson, the UK’s leading consultant in etiquette and protocol, in 2014, it’s all about good manners, being polite to the person who just pushed in front of you in the queue, learning the proper way to eat and how to conduct yourself correctly on social media.
Whether you are a small online retailer or just thinking about launching an online store in Australia, if you operate in the retail space, you need to make it your business to know everything you possibly can about your competition and your potential customers. According to business.gov.au, to run a successful business you need to […]
As a small business entrepreneur, you can use all the advantages you can get your hands on. That means staying abreast of the recent developments in business hardware—hardware that could help streamline your operations, grow your customer base and most importantly, keep your business happily in the black. Mobile WiFi Hotspot While most places feature […]
As official ambassador of CARE Australia, TV and radio personality Chrissie Swan, was the first to sign-up for the charity’s 2014 Walk In Her Shoes Challenge, to help raise money and awareness for women and girls in developing countries. “Every day millions of women and girls in developing countries can’t earn an income or go […]
Every year since it began, thousands of overweight and obese Aussies are inspired by TV’s The Biggest Loser to get up off the couch and get moving – and every year some of these people are injured trying to adopt the show’s gruelling diet and exercise formula at home.
Back to School can be a big expense for parents, coming just a few weeks after Christmas, when most of them can least afford it. The good news for parents is that all the retailers are currently competing for your business, encouraging all the top retailers to discount their back to school stock.
While dentistry is traditionally a male dominated profession, the proportion of female dentists is on the rise, according to a report released this week by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.