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Man’s best friend keeps older owners active

man's best friend

Walking the dog may boost older people’s physical activity, come rain or shine, is linked to less daily sitting time and could be part of exercise on prescription, say researchers. It’s hard to ignore a dog desperate to go out for its daily walk, and UK researchers say the sad puppy eyes guilt trip is what helps


Are these Australia’s happiest cows?

happiest cows

Dairies are usually noisy places. The farmer yells and whistles to get the herd moving, as dogs bark to round up the stragglers. The cows protest, stomping and moo-ing, jostling against railings while the machinery clanks into position. But the University of Melbourne’s robotic dairy in rural Victoria is calm and quiet. No yelling. No


Washington DC Dupont Circle: A view from the top

  Every city has its elite neighbourhoods and Washington DC ’s historic Dupont Circle stands out as a beacon in that nation’s capital. Roderick Eime walks the hallowed streets.


Best hairstyles for men over 50

men's hairstyles

A graceful man is who appears appealing even as he ages. Appearance is one part of what makes up your personality and tells a lot about one person. And how are men’s hairstyles important in that aspect? Hairstyles or haircuts act as a makeover for you and who doesn’t love the feel of a freshly cut


Lisa Wilkinson, 57, stuns in swimsuit on European holiday

Lisa Wilkinson

The stunning Today Show host has been keeping her instagram followers happy with her gorgeous snaps from her European holiday with hubby Pete, but it was her swimsuit shot which really got them all talking.


8 ways to make a small living room look larger

small living room

Small Living rooms can seem to be really tricky but it doesn’t really need to be cramped with such small spaces. When technically there is lesser space, creativity is what can dramatically expand out the wings of small rooms. So if you are seeking for some unique ideas to bring on some more space to


Move over millennials, over 50’s more confident now than ever, study suggests

over 50's

a recent survey commissioned by Apia Insurance, it was found that Australia’s over 50’s have more confidence now than when they were younger.


Beauty tips for women over 50

beauty over 50

Beautiful skin, a beautiful body and a beautiful sense of style does not have an end once you hit 50s.


Ken Sutcliffe – Back to where it all began

ken sutcliffe

After fifty years on our airwaves and screens Ken Sutcliffe has called it a day and is heading back to where it all began, in his home town of Mudgee. Dan Morris met up with Ken for a chat.


Our pets strengthen neighbourhood ties


Talk to any pet owner and you are bound to invoke stories about the joy and companionship of having a pet. But evidence is mounting that the effect of pets extends beyond their owners and can help strengthen the social fabric of local neighbourhoods. Now a cross-national study involving Perth, Australia, and three US cities