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Exercising when you're sick? Go for it, and you might make yourself feel much better, writes GayNZ.com's fitness guru Julz Darroch.
john.g - Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:13am 0 comments
For most of the past 100 years homosexuality was considered a mental illness in New Zealand and countries such as Australia, the UK and the USA. Eventually it was recognised that sexual orientation itself was a red herring when it came to the cause...
john.g - Monday, May 29, 2017 - 9:58am 0 comments
If you or someone you know is in crisis, have a mental health concern, didn’t find anyone in our listings to provide services to you, have questions about a mental health practitioner’s professional status, or need to know how to register a...
john.g - Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 5:13pm 4 comments
A new collection has been published to honour the memory and raise awareness about a man who could be considered New Zealand's own Oscar Wilde, James Courage, our very own gay, but sidelined, literary icon.
john.g - Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 10:53am 0 comments
It's the sad truth that for every year that passes we get a year older. While this is a novelty when we are younger it loses its sparkle, as the numbers get closer to our weight than our shoe size and our bottoms head south for more than just the...
john.g - Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 11:56am 0 comments
Tags: health, ageing
The first New Zealander to have full gender reassignment surgery and have the sex on her birth certificate changed has told her compelling life story in a book co-written by Ali Mau.
john.g - Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 5:00am 0 comments
Want to finally get the abs you've always dreamed of? Forget the 'easy six pack in six days', Julz Darroch has the real secrets to a washboard stomach.
john.g - Friday, May 26, 2017 - 1:28pm 0 comments
Charles Prout talks about advocacy and activism and getting involved in this interview from GayNZ.com
john.g - Monday, June 5, 2017 - 10:13am 0 comments
Are you one of those people who think that if we were supposed to run they'd serve cocktails in sipper bottles? (mmm, not a bad idea actually) but really would like to start increasing your fitness or decreasing your fatness? What about Walkies then...
john.g - Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 10:47am 0 comments
It has been brought to my attention recently that not everyone who chooses to exercise does so purely for pain, sweat and vanity. Apparently there is this thing called enjoyment, which is so important to some that they will only exercise if they...
john.g - Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 10:18am 0 comments