Should #thinspiration be a crime?


An Italian bill that could result in hefty fines for pro-anorexia websites has set a new benchmark.

Experts slam 'thinspiration' blogs Eating disorder soldiers: Help or hindrance?

Gluten-free beauty... say what?

Beauty There may be more to a gluten-free lifestyle than just cutting bread out of your diet.

Tinder: all swipe and no action?

Tinder Feeling defeated by the lack of talent in your Tinder dating pool? Maybe it's time to call in the experts...

Gaga inspires fan to come out

Lady Gaga Just a few weeks ago, Beau Lamarre's family did not know he was gay.

Two words I hated hearing...

Baby a new mum. And what they tell us about the way we view parenting.

Dating the common man

Online dating will soon be obsolete Treading that fine line between things in common and zero individual thought is tough on the dating scene.

In bed with a married couple

I'm used to hearing how unhappy men's marriages are, but this couple taught me how in love two people can be.

Settling for second best in love

Climber finds love on peak

Oliver causes kitchen boil over

Jamie Oliver Angry husbands whose wives expected more in the kitchen roughed up Jamie Oliver.

Spritzy, succulent Sangria

Now you can pour this delicious mix of wine, fruit, a spritzer and sometimes spirits straight from the bottle.

Is coffee your religion?

Top chefs show us how it's done

Fancy a burger, or 27?

A pair of enthusiastic foodies have eaten their way around Wellington On a Plate's burger menu.

Will back hair ever be sexy?

Hair Society has embraced beards and chest hair, but why is getting rid of back hair still seen as a manscaping must?

Charlize talks beauty standards

Charlize Theron says it's strange the industry links beauty with youth when women are at their most sensual in their 40s.

Rosie spills her beauty secrets

Aussie model's Photoshop protest

Beauty queen 'dethroned'

She was her country's first 'beauty queen' in over 50 years, until she absconded with her crown.

Hobbled model left in moonboot

Annah Stretton Helena Mitchell started Fashion Week well-heeled - and finished it in a moon boot.

Kim's torturous 'waist trainer'

A corset that cinches your waist in and over time breeds your body to a certain shape. It's as ghastly as it sounds.

City sisters launch design label

The week's best & worst dressed

Obama's suit does the talking

When Barack Obama fronted the press today, it was his outfit - not words - that really got people talking.

Shining a light on child obesity

strap With most parents unable to tell if a child is overweight, should anyone else be raising the issue?

Hay fever as bad as heart disease - GP

Some hay fever sufferers endure a quality of life equivalent to heart disease, Richmond GP says.

Doctor's app targets salt

Time for a digital detox?

My adoption story

same sex Were you adopted or have you adopted a child or children?

How she schooled a sexist troll

The way this US TV reporter responded to being called an 'ugly weather girl' has made our day.

Our obsession with Jen's uterus

When depression takes over

Let's live in...Roslyn

strap Roslyn is a charming, hillside suburb twinkling 150 metres above Dunedin’s city centre.

Listed villa for sale

A heritage-listed renovated Victorian villa in Greytown is for sale with a rateable value of more than $1m.

A blessing in disguise

Handy home hints

Buyer 'not misled' lawyer says

Estate agent's lawyer says skincare founder was not misled into paying $2.78m for house.

Stop snoozing, start running

Aaron Chai got into running after being branded very unfit, and is now a marathon machine.

Dame Helen Mirren's 12 minute exercise plan

What's Dame Helen Mirren's elixir of youth? A now-obsolete Canadian military fitness plan.

Couch potato to running bean

Fuel for moving your feet

Toning those 'hard to slim' areas

'Spot reduction' doesn't exist, but these holistic, whole body movements will help tone those tricky areas.

Your wedding DIY

Stuff nation We're looking for crafty brides and grooms who have made big or little parts of their weddings themselves.

Timing of nuptials no accident

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie could not have found a better time to get married - and it's all because of the NFL.

Introducing Susie & Ilya

From dumbbells to wedding bells

Groom fakes own death

Pre-wedding jitters are totally normal, but one soon-to-be-groom took the whole thing a bit too far.

Is it better than The Block?

strap Interior design students from Sydney complete a renovation that makes 'The Block' look like child's play.

Good times roll at Logan Brown

New Orleans and the Mardi Gras come to Logan Brown in Wellington for two Saturdays.

Strong, determined, awesome

Piggy in the middle of town

The week in celeb Instagrams

instagram GOT vs Downton, white Snoop, Robyn Lawley's extreme thighs and much, much more.

Best & worst dressed: Emmys

It's more fun than the Oscars, more glam than the VMAs - all the looks from the biggest night in TV.

The week in celeb Insta snaps

The week in celeb Insta snaps

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