Emily Reynolds

Emily Reynolds is a journalist and author based in London. Her first book, A Beginner’s Guide to Losing Your Mind, came out in February 2017 with Hodder & Stoughton. She is currently working on her second.  

Keep bickering with your partner? Don’t worry, it’s totally normal

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  • Woman on Blue Monday
    People

    “Why the concept of Blue Monday damages our understanding of mental health”

  • family holidays
    Life

    How to cope with Christmas if you have a difficult family

  • News podcasts
    Life

    7 current affairs and news podcasts to keep up with on the commute

Latest Stories

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‘Always on’ burnout culture: why you should switch off your emails this weekend

Science says so.

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Evan Rachel Wood's domestic violence bill has been signed into law

"Bad things can happen to you, but you can rise out of the ashes."

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Life

When does a boyfriend or girlfriend become a ‘partner’?

Your age can say a lot about how we choose to describe our relationship

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Life

Iran just let women attend a football game for the first time in years – but don’t celebrate yet

Amnesty International has accused the country of a 'cynical publicity stunt'

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Charlotte Church has something to say about media coverage of her dad's illness

"They have shamelessly sensationalised it"

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Great female writers are nothing new – what’s new is recognition

Nobel committee chair Anders Olsson is wrong to say that we only "now" have great female writers.

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The BFI London Film Festival has got 40 per cent female directors
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BFI London Film Festival has 40% women directors

Over 200 female filmmakers will be celebrated during the festival

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Do you have the sleep gene that means you only need a few hours a night?
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Do you have the sleep gene that means you only need a few hours sleep a night?

Here's why some of us can get away with less beauty sleep

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“I got a UTI, and it almost killed me”

When Emily Reynolds got a UTI, she never expected it would land her in hospital.

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Who is Elizabeth Warren – and could she be the USA’s first female president?

Everything you need to know about the Democratic politician who could be taking on Trump in 2020.

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How reality TV affects the mental health of its stars

"It was the most toxic environment of my life"

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The best and most beautiful boutique hotels in Oxford

Where to stay in one of the UK's most beautiful cities

Netflix's Russian Doll
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The mental health message hidden within Netflix’s Russian Doll

The Netflix show deserves praise for its startling portrayal of trauma, says Emily Reynolds

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No, Zoë Ball didn’t get the Radio 2 job because she’s a woman

Allow Sara Cox to shut down that idea once and for all.

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Life

Just how happy did British women feel about work in 2018?

There’s good news and bad news.

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"From Bird Box to Bandersnatch, it’s time to stop using mental illness as a lazy TV trope"

Isn’t it time we tried a little harder?

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Newly single in 2019? Queer Eye’s Jonathan Van Ness has some advice for you

"Let me tell you something I’ve learned the hard way time and time again..."

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This is who The Devil Wears Prada’s Miranda Priestly was really based on

According to Emily Blunt, the iconic character wasn’t inspired by who you think…

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This is - definitively - how to win Monopoly this Christmas

Destroy the post-Xmas lunch competition

Life

Watch: the best feminist speeches of 2018

From Oprah to Frances McDormand

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