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October 9, 2012

Australian mental health charity headspace launches new campaign aimed at LGBTI youth

Australian mental health charity headspace has launched an ad campaign to support LGBTI young people.

Eye-catching posters and postcards reading ‘Charlie vs The Big Secret’ call on young people who feel they have to keep their sexuality a secret to contact headspace.

Headspace chief executive Chris Tanti said:

‘The pressure to fit in and be accepted often means holding onto a big secret and this may lead to mental health problems like anxiety and stress.

April 24, 2012

Matthew Jenkin puts his mind at rest to get his body in gear during his Olympic body challenge

Oscar Wilde famously said he could resist everything but temptation. I can resist everything except a vodka Martini and a double chocolate gateaux.

Or at least, that was the case before I started my three month challenge to look and feel like an Olympian before the London 2012 games.