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“The last taboo”: the truth about sex after miscarriage

”The more we talk about this aspect of pregnancy loss, the less alone people will feel.”

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5 things I learned when I took my friendships offline

Instead of catching up over WhatsApp and FaceTime...

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We must prevent male violence against women – not just punish it

As Wayne Couzens is sentenced to life in prison for murdering Sarah Everard, we must keep talking about what justice really means.

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Moya Crockett
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How do women really feel about contraception in 2021?

We asked Stylist readers about their experiences.

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7 of the most-Googled questions about the pill answered

We put the contraception FAQs to a doctor

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How to make your own reusable period pads from scratch

Crafting your own pads can be a cheaper and sustainable alternative to buying plastic products.

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Alex Sims
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“Listening to myself talk was excruciating”: what it’s like to hate your own voice

We asked women about learning to accept and like their own voices, and ask an expert about how you can learn to do the same

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Lola Christina Alao
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“I had big dreams for my maternity leave – but then lockdown happened”

Jessica’s expectations for her maternity leave were very different to the reality that lockdown left her with. Here’s what she learned from her disappointment.

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Jessica Anais Rach
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5 practical and thoughtful ways to support someone going through IVF

It’s vital someone undergoing IVF has a good support network around them.

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Laura Cooke
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The rise of anti-feminist therapy: what you need to know

"A vicious culture war is playing out across social media, surrounding the roles that society ascribes to women."

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Sally Howard
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Why Stylist is campaigning to change the attitudes behind male violence against women and girls

A Fearless Future is our new initiative calling for a public awareness campaign that gets to the root of the problem.

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Moya Crockett
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Want to email your local MP about male violence against women? Here’s how

An easy guide to supporting A Fearless Future, Stylist’s new initiative challenging the attitudes behind male violence against women.

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Read Stylist’s open letter to Priti Patel about male violence against women and girls

More than 60 experts, activists, politicians and public figures have signed our letter to the Home Secretary as part of our new campaign, A Fearless Future.

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#HandsOffMyHijab: 8 powerful protest photos by and for young Muslim women

"Legislation which is designed to protect its citizens, is now actively isolating Muslim women"

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Noor and Zee
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Why it’s time we all learned more about the realities of the menopause

One in 100 women will go through the early menopause – but many still know very little about what to expect.

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Lauren Geall
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Join Stylist and #March4Women at our virtual International Women’s Day event

Our world is in crisis – let’s not leave 50% of the population out of decision-making.

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This is the most important issue facing UK women right now

Data shared exclusively with Stylist reveals what UK women see as the biggest barriers to equality.

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Moya Crockett
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How you can help improve abortion access in England after the pandemic

Reproductive healthcare could look very different post-pandemic. Here’s what you need to know.

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What do you want from your life in a post-pandemic world? Take Stylist’s survey

Want to help us discover how the ambitions of UK women have changed? Take Stylist's new survey and tell us how the last 12 months have impacted you

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Chemical pregnancies are common, so why don't we talk about them?

What is a chemical pregnancy, what causes it and are they harmful? We ask a specialist to demystify.

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