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Max Towle

A weightlifter is the butt of online jokes. A cyclist faces a slew of criticism. A fighter prepares to hide who he is. Max Towle meets the transgender Kiwis suffering for their sport.

Bonnie Sumner

Why are midwives distressed about their workloads and pay? In the second instalment of our series, a rural-based midwife details her week of caring for vulnerable mothers, tackling piles of paperwork and footing the cost of driving more than 400km.

Why are midwives distressed about their workloads and pay? A city-based midwife details her week of 2am phone calls, breastfeeding problems and 5am dashes to hospital.

Susan Strongman

Slut or stud? Pink or blue? Let's talk myths and stereotypes.

Watch this before you send that dick pic, please.

Ellie Jay

In which she tries (and fails gloriously) to go waste free for a week.

He shares some photos ahead of the launch of his exhibition and book on the South Auckland suburb he grew up in.

Dr Frances-Rose Schumacher

In our new weekly column, biochemist Dr Frances-Rose Schumacher explains science.

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