A baby born on Wednesday in Hunters Hill can expect to live two years longer than one born in Bankstown, according to data to be released on Thursday.
HSC students are picking easier subjects and arriving at university ill-prepared partly because universities have decided not to mandate required knowledge for entry into certain degrees, education leaders acknowledge.
Researchers are finding that fitness has a long-term influence on a wide range of cognitive abilities.
More and more women are willing to pay for sexual experiences.
With Aussies consuming one-third of their calories away from the home, chances are you are enjoying dinner out at least once a week. While there are healthier choices on most menus, what we often forget is that the very nature of restaurant eating means that we are likely to be consuming many more calories than we would if we prepared a similar meal at home. In fact, a relatively simple restaurant meal could easily set you back more than 1500 calories over an hour or two. So, if you eat out regularly, becoming more aware of where the extra calories are may be the key to preventing restaurant eating weight gain.
Rates are low, super's soaring and the dollar's no longer too high. All in all 2013 wasn't half bad.
Australian investors are sitting pretty as the calendar year draws to a close, thanks to stellar returns from residential property and equities.
Have you a problem parting with money? How are you coping with the season of goodwill?
Fears that one of New South Wales' largest private schools would be forced to close this summer have not materialised, with a reprieve granted by the Board of Studies (BOS).