April Dávila: Marine biology student to acclaimed author

April Dávila: Marine biology student to acclaimed author

When April Davila found herself pregnant, unemployed, and living in a dorm at Stanford University while her husband finished his degree, she knew she needed a life change. She was a marine biologist with extensive knowledge in marine ecology and engineering, but her true passion was writing. Continue reading “April Dávila: Marine biology student to acclaimed author”

The importance of patience in a relationship

The importance of patience in a relationship

  • Breanna Aponte and Dre smith met after a mutual friend introduced them to each other
  • They each committed to abstain from sex until marriage
  • Dre was inspired by the relationship of his parents and was willing to wait for as long as it took to meet the right person
  • Bre was ready and willing to heal from past unhealthy relationships
  • Anything worth having takes time

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How a love for the outdoors brought this couple together

How a love for the outdoors brought this couple together

  • Mike and Angie are travel influencers from Sydney, Australia
  • Their relationship started after Mike asked out Angie to a date via Instagram
  • Together they travel around Australia in their expedition motorhome they named ‘Juggernaut’
  • Principles for a strong relationship: trust, honesty, respect.

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Why women’s mental health is not the same as men, according to science and Liptember

Why women’s mental health is not the same as men, according to science and Liptember

  • Liptember have been funding women’s mental health research and support programs since 2010
  • Matrescence is the natural transition into motherhood
  • It creates an emotional tug-of-war that may be confused with postpartum depression
  • Social connection is one of the strongest protectors for mental health

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Prof Claire Wakefield is helping children with cancer and their families, ‘traverse the really scary, difficult time that is cancer treatment’

Prof Claire Wakefield is helping children with cancer and their families, ‘traverse the really scary, difficult time that is cancer treatment’

Professor Claire Wakefield leads one of Australia’s largest psycho-oncology research groups that is working towards improving the quality of life of families with children who have been diagnosed with cancer. Continue reading “Prof Claire Wakefield is helping children with cancer and their families, ‘traverse the really scary, difficult time that is cancer treatment’”