On 12 April 2016, my wife, Jenni, and I were featured on an episode of SBS's Insight program, 'Sex and Disability', where we came out to the nation that we have sex with other people.
I went back to my surgeon, who flicked me onto his office manager, who reduced the bill by $4000.
Alternatively, what if Jane and I decided to go away for the weekend and we left Louise crawling around on the lounge room floor.
Even developed countries are unprepared to successfully cope with this phenomenon, especially as the life expectancy of senior people continues to rise.
The Safe Schools Coalition program requires ll-year-old children to imagine what it is like to have no genitals.
In Melbourne their implementation in 2008 led to an increase in assaults between midnight and 4am, and they were ditched three months later.
We know from studies like Ott (2010) and Savin-Williams (2007) that two thirds of teenagers who think they might be gay change spontaneously to identify solely as heterosexual.
Many would perhaps argue that our health is our own responsibility and would aggressively oppose the Government intervening in many aspects of our lives.
The simple central message of this book is that we have been mistaken about the hazards of nuclear power. Some of this has been willful and some well intentioned.
If we did away with this hands-‘on intervention and redirected just half of current government spending on health into a medical expenses subsidy for individual Australians, the average subsidy would exceed $2,000.
When parts of the Australian media recently applauded the double suicide of a well-travelled, well-educated Melbourne couple who were not ill but simply growing old, I think we all need to stop and wonder where this is all going.
The number of international migrants has more than doubled over the last 30 years from 103 million to more than 250 million today and could quite possibly reach 400 million by 2050.