"Every generation complains that their youngers are less empathetic and well-mannered.
People are less likely to ask whether that starts with the parents.
A 2014 study released by a Harvard psychologist and the Making Caring Common project found that 80 per cent of young people said their parents were more concerned with their achievement or happiness than their disposition to others."
"Gillard took over from former beyondblue founder, chair and Liberal politician Jeff Kennett on Saturday and told HuffPost Australia her interest in raising awareness about mental health issues stems from the many conversations she had as a child with her father, who worked as a psychiatric nurse."
"Last year, a trio of New York researchers claimed humans had already lived as long as they possibly could.
About 115 years, said Albert Einstein College of Medicine researchers, that's the maximum human lifespan. Now a group of Canadian researchers challenges that assertion, saying its possible human existence may be boundless."
"The worst most of us expect when we forget to brush and floss is plaque build-up and decay. But poor oral hygiene has also been linked to a range of conditions including some cancers, cardiovascular disease, rheumatoid arthritis and pregnancy complications."