Mindfulness offered no benefit for reducing anxiety or distress in men with advanced prostate cancer.
Hold up: mindfulness training as a complementary therapy in cancer treatment might not work for everyone.
Too much research focuses on "fixing women", so let's hear the male line on what needs to be done.
Cosmetic surgery among men is on the rise.
Breast reduction surgery is popular now, but skin reduction may be the next big thing.
Nationwide, barbershops are on the decline.
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Is the decline of the corner barbershop another indicator that male friendships and community ties are eroding? Or could it simply mean that concepts of masculinity are shifting?
‘Brawny’ male model Zack Miko is one of the few plus-sized male models to sign a contract with a global modelling agency.
At a time when thin, muscly men dominate popular media, male 'plus size' models are all too rare. Yet the average Australian man is not lean and stringy – imagine if he saw himself in ad campaigns?
The study found that the average total remuneration for female managers was equal to just the base salary for their male counterparts.
Women receive less pay than men, especially at a top management level, and are less represented on the board of organisations, a new study has found.
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The tiltyard – like the football pitch – was an important arena in which men could demonstrate their prowess in front of a vast audience.
A new study finds that men who earn most of the dough are willing to give it up for more time at home.
After a hard day at work, children still expect their mom to spend quality time with them.
How successful a mother or career scientist one can become depends on how one's available time is divided between the two activities.
Women should have access to high-level policy positions so that their input and voices are heard.
Despite ongoing efforts, achieving gender equality struggles because it is ignored or compartmentalised rather than interwoven throughout.
The growing pressure on men to have the perfect body is too often forgotten but could be having serious health consequences.
If this man had half a brain, he wouldn’t have needed his partner to tell him how to find the best hotel deal without staying up all night.
Youtube/Hotels Combined Commercial, Australia, 2013, Cole Rintoul
“Get your hand off it,” says the girl in the ad. Here is a cowgirl type telling men not to play with anything while driving. It’s the mobile that she means, ha ha. Why should we be concerned? Because yet…
Time to give pink toys the pink slip.
You only have to walk down the aisle of a toy shop to see that young girls really love pink. This has some parents worried. They are concerned that pink is bad for their daughters. One engineer in the…
Sperm quality is determined from factors as early as the foetus stage of life, according to an international study. The study…
Research shows that men are more likely to stay and fight bushfires than women.
“Record-breaking Heatwave”. “Australia Burns”. “Heroes of the Flames”. Headlines such as these will be familiar to anyone who has lived though a bad bushfire season in Australia. These past two weeks have…
Lleyton Hewitt went down in straight sets in the first round of the Australian Open last night.
Any hopes that Lleyton Hewitt could revisit past glories in his 2013 Australian Open campaign were dashed last night when he lost in straight sets to Serbia’s Janko Tipsarevic. It now seems impossible…
Young men are more likely to fall asleep while driving than their older counterparts. A Monash University study looked at…
Reading oversimplified science stories is stressful business.
There’s this gene that about half of all people carry. It’s a pretty nasty gene – it massively increases the risk of the carrier being a murderer or a murder victim, going to jail or dying in an accident…
Having a healthy glowing skin colour is more important to women than a rugged jaw line or masculine features. Researchers…
Playing violent video games for hours on end can change young men’s brains, including parts that control emotions and agressive…