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Health

Health

There's Now A 'Shot' For Women To Have Better Orgasms

2 min read

All it takes is one little prick.

Life

Life

'I Spent $50,000 On IVF ... And It Failed'

4 min read

Jo Bambagiotti said she had always had a feeling that she would struggle to fall pregnant.

National

National

Believe In Your Voice: Malala's Empowering Message To Young Girls

2 min read

In front of a standing crowd in Sydney Malala Yousafzai had an empowering message for young people: "Do not let your age stop you from changing the world".

Health

Health

This Viral Twitter Thread Shows Heart Attack Symptoms Women Should Look Out For

3 min read

The symptoms can vary between genders.

World

World

Two Men 'Molest Woman, Set Her On Fire', After Police Fail To Act

2 min read

A 28-year-old woman who struggled to get police to investigate an attempted sexual assault was set on fire by the same two attackers, police said.

Sport

Sport

Huge Backlash As World's Best Footballer Asked To Twerk On Stage

2 min read

People are disgusted after the first ever female Ballon D'Or winner was asked to twerk on stage after accepting her award.

Life

Life

A Woman Photoshops Her Body To Show How 'Perfect' Has Changed Throughout History

5 min read

As one fitness instructor reveals how popular body types have changed over the years, back home Aussie designers have launched a campaign to get know the REAL shapes and sizes of women today.

Abby Alexander

Abby Alexander

When A Magistrate Says An Alleged Rape Victim Has 'Buyer's Remorse', It's Dangerous

3 min read

Buyer's remorse is something suffered by people who spend a bucket-load on a new computer, only to walk past the shop window the next week and find it is now 20 percent off. It's not something suffered by women who are raped.

Health

Health

Ladies, This Ad Will Make You Fall In Love With Your Vulva

1 min read

Praise it, like you should.

News

News

Home Is The Most Dangerous Place For Women

2 min read

More than half of female murder victims last year died at the hands of their partner or family member, according to a recent United Nations study.

Views

Views

What I Wish I Knew About Fertility Before I Turned 25

9 min read

For many women in their mid to late 20s (like myself), their sexually active lives thus far have been spent trying to NOT get pregnant. It's a bit TMI, but it's true.

Sport

Sport

Australia's Women Annihilate West Indies To Reach World T20 Final

2 min read

Australia's women are through to their fifth straight World Twenty20 final, with Alyssa Healy shaking off a concussion to again be Australia's best in a 71-run flogging of West Indies.

Kathy Parker

Kathy Parker

We Shouldn't Have To Look At Soft Porn In Shopping Centres

3 min read

Honey Birdette has once again become a hot topic in the media over risqué floor-to-ceiling advertisements in their Westfield shopping centre stores across Australia.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Sophie Monk Shocks Fans With Hospital Video

1 min read

Posting on Monday night from hospital, Sophie Monk revealed her diagnosis via Instagram Story.

Style

Style

Emma Thompson Pulls A Major Boss Move Wearing Sneakers To Her Damehood

1 min read

All hail the Dame!

Health

Health

Women Less Likely To Receive CPR Because Of Their Breasts, Studies Show

4 min read

Lifesaving chivalry is dead, and two new studies from the U.S. purport to know why.

Style

Style

Julia Roberts Has Finally Spoken About That Iconic Armpit Hair Moment

1 min read

It was one of those fashion faux pas moments that will live in infamy.

Life

Life

The Simple Ways You Can Strengthen Your Intuition

2 min read

Have you ever walked into a room and something just didn’t feel right?

Role Model

Role Model

Meet The Swimsuit Model Whose Career Only Took Off After She Gained 10kg

3 min read

Everyday we're bombarded with stories documenting someone's weight loss success. You know the kind: "I lost 5kg and I've never been happier".

Stacey June

Stacey June

A Bloke Asked Me What I Wanted In The Bedroom. Here's What I Should Have Said

3 min read

I was completely floored. Gobsmacked.

Jean Flynn

Jean Flynn

Is It Okay For Your Partner To Have Friends Of The Opposite Sex?

3 min read

“How many female friends do you have?” I asked my husband.

Life

Life

An Alarming Number Of Girls Are Dropping Out Of Sport Because Of Self-Doubt

2 min read

A new study has shown that self-confidence is proving to be a major blockade when it comes to young women pursing their sport of choice.

Career

Career

Women Are The Future Of Small Business And This Is Why

3 min read

The future is female when it comes to small business.

Life

Life

Fifty (Seven) Shades Of Pink That Aren't About Being Pretty

3 min read

GRAPHIC WARNING: This story contains some images that might be unsettling for some readers.

Life

Life

Rihanna Celebrates Her 'Thicc' New Figure By Stripping Down To Lingerie

1 min read

All hail the KWEEN.

Life

Life

This Genius App Will Call You Out For Apologising In Emails

2 min read

Sorry, not sorry.

Life

Life

An Instagram Star Reveals How To Up Your Game On The 'Gram While Staying Sane

3 min read

Turns out switching off is just as important as switching on.

Style

Style

Almost 50 Percent Of Women Stress About Repeating Outfits At Work

3 min read

It's a daily dilemma, but there's a way to beat those wardrobe worries.

Katerina Cosgrove

Katerina Cosgrove

Is Growing Armpit Hair A Revolutionary Act?

5 min read

Now I’m 45 and greying everywhere, my pit hair is no longer as luxuriant as it used to be.

Career

Career

Listen Up: Here's How To Break Into Tough Male-Dominated Industries

5 min read

Wise words of boundary-busting wisdom from a woman who's done it herself.

Health

Health

Ladies, This Is How Often We Should Be Changing Our Bras

3 min read

It’s the age old question: How long should you keep wearing your bra before throwing it out?

Health

Health

Menopause At 30, Hysterectomy At 31. It Can Happen And Here's Why

4 min read

Jayde Balderston has lived with chronic pain since she was 12. Although she's endured years of surgery for endometriosis and been diagnosed with cancer twice, nothing prepared her for how hard premature menopause would be.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

George Clooney Is The Feminist We All Need Right Now

1 min read

The star introduces himself in a speech as Amal Clooney's husband. Crowd goes wild.

Crime

Crime

Seven Women Dead Across The Country In Seven Days

1 min read

The alleged murder of 43-year-old Sydney woman is the seventh female killed in just one week.

Katie Horneshaw

Katie Horneshaw

Why So Many Women Who Leave Prison End Up Back There

8 min read

Picture this: You’ve been away from home for a year but have been suddenly forced to return.

Katerina Cosgrove

Katerina Cosgrove

Why Do Women Still Change Their Surnames?

4 min read

I’ve never understood why changing your surname because you happen to marry someone is so necessary.

Sport

Sport

Brisbane Broncos Claim Inaugural Women's NRL Premiership

2 min read

The inaugural Women's NRL Premiership title is heading north, after a convincing 34-12 win by the Brisbane Broncos over the Sydney Roosters.

Sport

Sport

Should Women's Sports Be Modified To Prevent Injury?

4 min read

Mick Malthouse's comments at a footy event where he called AFL a "man's game" prompted AFLW star Moana Hope walk out of the room.

Sport

Sport

Mick Malthouse Defends Women's AFL Comments After Moana Hope Walkout

1 min read

Former AFL coach Mick Malthouse has defended comments he made about the women's AFL league which prompted star Moana Hope to walk out of a public event.

Andrew Leigh

Andrew Leigh

How Our Tax System Exacerbates Gender Inequality

5 min read

There are significant gender differences in Australia today. More large companies are run by men named John than by women.

Life

Life

Women Share The Most NSFW Questions They've Been Asked By Men

1 min read

Let’s get real here -- who doesn’t enjoy a good old Battle of the Sexes.

Politics

Politics

Why The Liberal Party Women Wore Red

3 min read

On Monday, Parliament House was a sea of red.

Good News

Good News

Teen Homecoming Queen Kicks Game-Winning Field Goal

1 min read

Soon after 17-year old Kaylee Foster was crowned high school homecoming queen in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, she took off her tiara and put on helmet No. 15.

Health

Health

Why #Fitspo Is No Good For Your Health

4 min read

Cancer activist Krystal Barter says it's not all it's cracked up to be.

World

World

Male Doctor: Women Get Paid Less Because They 'Don't Work As Hard'

2 min read

He has since apologised for his comments. But many pointed out he is the tip of the iceberg.

Life

Life

Taryn Brumfitt's Body-Positive Ways To Love Yourself Every Day

3 min read

How do you love yourself, let me count the ways...

Career

Career

Why Women 'Bully' Other Women At Work

4 min read

What’s behind the problematic behaviour?

News

News

Barry Hall A 'Victim' After Offensive Radio Comment

1 min read

The former AFL player says he and his partner are broke after he was fired by Triple M.

Sport

Sport

Fans Hit Out Over Serena's Catsuit Ban

2 min read

Williams has laughed off the ban but others have called it racist, sexist and ignorant.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Women Wait Longer: Why There's No Such Thing As 'Potty Parity'

4 min read

It's not just because women are more likely to wash their hands.

Politics

Politics

Gender Pay Gap At 20 Year Low, But Still Way Too Big

1 min read

Gap now at 20 year low, but more to be done.

Bethany Edwards

Bethany Edwards

For A Homeless Woman, A Bra Is A Lifeline

5 min read

In 2016 Jane Holmes was shopping at a Gold Coast mall, when a chance encounter with a 13-year-old girl changed her life forever.

World

World

Woman Told To "Cover Up" While Breastfeeding Has The Best Response

1 min read

Don't mess with mums.

World

World

Thousands Rally As Argentina Votes To Legalise Abortion

3 min read

The Catholic Church plays a major role in the politics of the country.

Sport

Sport

The 13 Female Cyclists Who Completed The Tour De France

1 min read

But there wasn't prize money or a yellow jersey waiting for them when they arrived at the Champ-Elysees.

Views

Views

What Needs To Be Done To Get Equal Numbers Of Women In Politics

5 min read

Marian Wright Edelman once said, "you can't be what you can't see."

Good News

Good News

This Motorcycle Mum Inspires Her Daughters Through Sport

4 min read

"It is such a male-dominated world with everything really, so beating a boy on a motorbike, it's insane."

Views

Views

Why We Need To Talk About Reproductive Coercion

7 min read

Birth control sabotage. Forced pregnancy and abortion. Emotional manipulation. Reproductive coercion is a form of domestic violence, stripping women of their bodily autonomy.

Views

Views

Zero Percent Of Girls Want To Enter Politics. Here's Why.

5 min read

There is an age-old tactic to make a woman feel like she doesn’t fit in a man’s world.

Politics

Politics

Messed Up Things That Have Been Said To Our Female Politicians

2 min read

The sexist comments and actions towards Australia's female politicians.

National

National

Aussie Girls As Young As 11 Seeking Genital Cosmetic Surgery

6 min read

Why are more and more Australian girls putting their vaginas under the knife? And why are their parents letting them?

Views

Views

What Women Have To Tackle For A Career In Sport

4 min read

The inaugural State of Origin showdown shows us just how far we’ve come but how far we’ve got to go.

World

World

Saudi Women Now Officially Behind The Wheel

3 min read

Women in Saudi Arabia are finally allowed to drive and even work as drivers - but critics say there is still a long way to go.

Views

Views

Why Safety For Women Is Just An Illusion

4 min read

And you should be furious.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Brie Larson Calls For More Diversity In Film Criticism

2 min read

"Am I saying I hate white dudes? No. But if you make a movie that's a love letter to women of colour, there's an insanely low chance a woman of colour critic will have a chance to review your movie."

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

It's Time To Ban The Term Anti-Ageing And Just Get On With Life

3 min read

Why do we make getting older a bad thing?

National

National

Endometriosis More Common In Women With Healthy BMI

1 min read

Researchers at the Royal Women's Hospital and the University of Melbourne have discovered the link between endometriosis and BMI.

News

News

Women Take Back Power With All Female Rideshare

1 min read

Groped, asked for a kiss and requests for sex. These uncomfortable Uber experiences prompted an all female rideshare.

National

National

Miss Universe Australia Sticks With Swimsuits

3 min read

“It’s a part of our history, but that doesn’t always mean it will be part of our future.”

Health

Health

Why Are Women's Health Costs Considered Cosmetic?

2 min read

There are concerns proposed changes to health insurance would leave women with breast cancer among those paying more for “basic” treatment.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Understanding Miscarriage: It's Not Your Fault

4 min read

Don't play the blame game.

Views

Views

Here's What Happened When An Audience Member Said I Looked Fat

4 min read

In the past, no doubt I would have cried.

Style

Style

The Ocean's 8 Cast Stepped Out And Boy Did They Bring The Style

1 min read

All except Rihanna that is ... she was too busy looking awesome somewhere else.

Views

Views

Rihanna Has Stretch Marks And Leg Hair. Rejoice.

5 min read

Body. Positive. Queen.

News

News

How To Make Cities Safer For Women And Girls Through Basic Design Changes

6 min read

'It's about crime prevention through urban design.'