Justin Wren, also known as by The Big Pygmy, is truly an amazing human being. He has gone from fighting against people in UFC and The Ultimate Fighter to fighting for people in the Congo to have access to clean water. Continue reading MMA fighter Justin Wren is on a mission with Water4 to help fight against the global water crisis
A woman becoming a mother is a powerful force. According to science, parenthood is one of the most challenging normative developmental life stages.
Even in developed countries, such as Australia, motherhood can be challenging. I remember meeting a poverty-stricken young mother. She was a single mother with little financial resources and her first baby was due in a few months. Continue reading ““Your first breath took ours away”: The science behind the lifetime promotion of motherhood”
I had the pleasure of interviewing bionic actress Angel Giuffria about growing up without a left arm, biomechatronics, acting, discrimination and her research in psychology.
She was such a lovely person to interview. We shared plenty of laughs and nerdy talk about prosthetic limb technology. There are also beautiful moments where the interview becomes more personal and emotive.
Louise Delage, a 25-year old Parisian woman, rose to fame when she hit the Instagram scene on the 1st of August this year. She enjoys a glamorous life of food, drinks, friends and travel. In just a few months she attracted more than 17,000 followers. So, who is she? Continue reading Who is this French Instagram star and what is her hidden public health message?
Kids are attracted to all sorts of things in life. Whether it’s ballet or soccer or painting or whatever. Kids with disabilities are the same way. I think kids with special needs deserve the same opportunities because you never know what could spark from somebody. Continue reading How this ballet school is making a difference in the lives of typical and special needs kids is incredible
Want to write a book, start a band, create a startup or nurture and embrace creativity but don’t know how? I can help. I want to share with you some of the myths of being creative and also give you some solid tips to overcome any fears to help you achieve your goals. Continue reading How to Embrace Creativity
I remember reading Romeo and Juliet in high school. It is the classic romantic story of two young lovers who find each other through fate. Finding that special someone in this day and age may not come as easily to some people as it did for Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers. So, what can people do in finding and maintaining their love for a romantic partner? Continue reading Can mathematics help people find true love?