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Netflix’s Cheer is a celebratory depiction of strong women – and we’re obsessed

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    Netflix’s Taylor Swift documentary is coming sooner than we expected

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    This is what happens to our bodies when we’re burnt out

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    The most stressful Tube line in London has been revealed, and it’s going to divide the office

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Health and Fitness

5 unique fitness challenges to take on in 2020

Get ready to step outside of your comfort zone.

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Life

Why commuting brings out the worst in people, according to psychologists

Commuting really does bring out the worst in all of us – here’s why.

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Life

Why having a hot bath before bed really could help you sleep better

The relationship between temperature and sleep is more important than you might think.

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Clara Amfo's new podcast This City
Life

Clara Amfo’s new podcast will clue you in on London’s best-kept secrets

With guests including Louis Theroux and Dina Asher Smith, it’s safe to say we’re very excited.

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Piers Morgan’s comments about Laura Tobin’s faux leather trousers are not OK

Forget Meghan Markle, Piers Morgan has found his latest target: a pair of faux leather trousers.

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Life

Can’t stop focusing on the negative? This is why

Our brains are hardwired to focus on the negative – but there’s a way we can change this.

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People

Cynthia Erivo’s decision not to perform at the BAFTAs is a lesson in standing up for what’s right

The Harriet star has spoken out about the lack of diversity in the BAFTA nominations.

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Louis Theroux Selling Sex
Life

Louis Theroux’s Selling Sex makes one thing clear: sex work is not a black and white subject

Here’s our take on the hotly-anticipated documentary.

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Louis Theroux Selling Sex
Life

Louis Theroux on why Selling Sex was his most challenging documentary to date

The documentary, which airs tonight at 9pm, takes an intimate look at the world of sex work through the lives of three women.

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Life

6 of the best desk plants to brighten up your workspace

According to new research, having a small plant on your desk can help to reduce your stress levels.

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Health and Fitness

4 ways that listening to music actually improves your workout

A new study has revealed that listening to music can actually improve physical performance.

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This is how many female artists were nominated in the Brit awards’ four mixed-gender categories

Hint: you can count them on one hand.

Gillian Anderson on the red carpet for Sex Education season two
People

Gillian Anderson just explained why our relationship needs should be “non-negotiable”

The actor and activist spoke ahead of the release of Sex Education season two.

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Author and mental health campaigner Matt Haig
People

Matt Haig just perfectly explained why Meghan and Harry’s decision is so important

The author and mental health campaigner took to Twitter to praise the royals for their decision to step away from their roles.

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Anna Paquin in The Irishman
Life

The number of female speaking roles in Hollywood films has fallen yet again

Can you guess how many women actually spoke in 2019's many, many films?

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Life

5 ways to do your bit for the people, places and animals affected by Australia’s bushfires

From helping wildlife rescue services to fundraising for firefighters, there’s plenty you can do to help.

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A woman having a good night's sleep
Life

Could this “climate control” smart mattress really hold the key to a good night’s sleep?

Welcome to the future of sleep tech.

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Life

How to set realistic – and achievable – goals in 2020, according to an expert

Make 2020 the year you achieve your goals with this expert advice from psychotherapist Daniel Fryer.

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12 careers podcasts to help you nail it at work in 2020

Ready to achieve those goals?

Greta Thunberg's best Twitter moments
People

A definitive list of Greta Thunberg’s best Twitter moments

We are obsessed with every! single! one!

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