Doing daddy daycare

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Have you been a stay-at-home dad, or the partner of one? Share your experience here on Stuff.

Improving organ donation

Heart balloon It's time New Zealand got off the fence on organ donation, writes Ray McKeown. Here's how.

Driver courtesy key to safety

Driver Reducing the road speed over holiday breaks has caused more harm than good, writes Paul O'Donnell.

What now for social services?

An effective, properly-funded social services sector is crucial for vulnerable children and families.

Crusaders 'not a spent force'

Colin Slade of the Crusaders is tackled by Jamison Gibson-Park of the Blues The Crusaders' current form isn't good enough, but there's no need to panic, says Noel Burland.

New ideas for old junk

tyres Have you taken rubbish like tyres or bottles and made them into something beautiful?

Organ donation in NZ

New Zealand has one of the lowest rates of organ donation. What can be done to change that?

Travel photo competition

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Sex ed, alcohol and consent

Sex ed In 10 years as a school nurse I've dealt with five rape cases. All involved alcohol, none were straightforward.

Sex ed needs teaching earlier

The teen pregnancy rate and incidence of STDs in New Zealand speak for themselves, says Richard Caves.

Start sex ed by educating parents

Sex ed 'should stay at home'

Stick to the facts for sex ed

By leaving sex ed to parents you run the risk of misinformation or no information at all.

Waging a war with food

weight loss Eating disorders are an insidious, destructive part of our society, but they are also one of the most hidden.

Two heart attacks by 19

On the road to recovery, I can tell you anorexia is lonely, it ruins your social life, then it kills you.

Anorexia effects 'unbearable'

The illness we keep secret

Beating the 'fear and shame'

At 19 years old she had bones thinned like an elderly woman. But she wanted to make a change.

Work hard, save, repeat

You make the money when you buy not when you sell, says first time home-buyer James Dallinger.

House purchase humble pie

There is a reason it is called a property ladder...start at the bottom and end at the top, Brad Sketcher writes.

'This home is our haven'

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Home ownership is a choice

If home ownership is your ultimate goal, something is going to have to take the back seat.

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