In a cultural climate that fixates on the human body, wellness has become a billion-dollar industry. Alyx Gorman talks to writers Brigid Delaney (Wellmania: Misadventures in the Search for Wellness) and Jenny Valentish (Woman of Substances: A Journey into Addiction and Treatment) about health and addiction in Australia.

Brigid Delaney (Australian)

Brigid Delaney

Brigid Delaney is a journalist at Guardian Australia who has published three books; the novel Wild Things and non fiction works This Restless Life and Wellmania. She is working on a book about Stoic philosophy.