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Eau de torment: living with scent intolerance

One night in 2015, travelling around Australia on a book tour, I lay on my bed in the room of a posh hotel admiring...

‘I thought it was now or never’ – how I got...

I can slide my hands under the soles of my feet without bending my knees. I can hold a plank for more than a minute, run for a bus (and...

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Want to live longer? Find your ikigai

It is now known that working for longer may help you live longer. This may not sound all that appealing, but staying in the...

‘I thought it was now or never’ – how I got fit after turning...

I can slide my hands under the soles of my feet without bending my knees. I can hold a plank for more than a minute, run for a bus (and...

Eau de torment: living with scent intolerance

One night in 2015, travelling around Australia on a book tour, I lay on my bed in the room of a posh hotel admiring...

My nephew is disabled and it’s all his mother’s fault

The dilemma I have huge anger at my brother’s wife for her actions, which I feel are directly responsible for my nephew being handicapped....

How having children impacts your career

When shared parental leave was introduced in 2015, it was lauded by then-deputy prime minister Nick Clegg as a “move away from outdated assumptions...