A champion Paralympian had to slide down two flights of stairs on her bottom at a cinema. Now she is calling on businesses to make disability access a priority.
West Australian calls to the National Debt Helpline skyrocket by more than 60 per cent in a year, dwarfing every other state or territory, as the effects of the mining construction and housing downturn continue to bite.
Millennials are under the dual pressure to find work in a precarious market and keep up the facade of a perfect life online. But building resilience is not the way to tackle the generation's widespread burnout, writes Rajvinder Samra.
Football bosses decided they could not risk keeping Alen Stajcic as coach after the Matildas Wellbeing Audit showed a quarter of players said they suffered psychological distress, with many afraid to seek support.
Australia has been in the grips of a national veterinarian shortage as vets leave the profession due to long working hours, "emotional blackmail" and prolonged stress.
It's no-one's favourite pastime, but there is evidence government paperwork and taxes are causing great distress for small businesses owners across the country, and some are not coping.
Feeling stressed about you child's behaviour? You're not alone, with more than a third of Australian parents overwhelmed and sometimes even resorting to physical discipline to curb what are often age-appropriate tantrums, meltdowns and moods, writes Anthea Rhodes.
In regional towns across Australia sport is an important thread binding communities together, but for veterans living with injuries and PTSD, being on a team is even more important. That connection can be a lifeline.
It can be empowering to make positive life changes. While time restrictions and financial limitations may affect some people's ability to make such changes, we all have the ability to make small meaningful changes.
Nathan Parker wanted to be a fighter pilot since he was six years old until his dreams were shattered when he lost his arm in a horror crash. Now he's preparing to compete in the Invictus Games and it's helping aid his recovery.