Loretta Barnard

Are you a giver? – Here’s how to avoid “generosity fatigue”


There are two types of people in this world. There are we givers and those who are takers. But according to a new study, there's an absolute limit to our generosity.

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Loretta Barnard

Loretta Barnard is a freelance writer and editor who has authored four non-fiction books, been a contributing writer to a wide range of reference books and whose essays have been published across a number of platforms. A regular contributor to The Big Smoke, she also coordinates the TBS Next Gen program.


The cure for Alzheimer’s won’t come from pharma companies

Alzheimer’s disease is growing with our ageing population, but with no real preventative cure available, we’re all looking to science fiction.