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Latest news and articles about women's health.

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

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Moya Crockett
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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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“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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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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Moya Crockett
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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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Stylist Team
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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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Stylist Team
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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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Stylist Team
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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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Alice Porter
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Why so many more women are considering adoption during the pandemic

Meet the women who are taking steps to adopt and form their own families amid the chaos of coronavirus.

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Natalie Gil
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“What happened when my ex threatened to share my nudes with my colleagues”

Revenge porn is illegal – but threatening to share intimate images or videos is not. Stylist hears from one woman who knows first-hand why the law must change.

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Moya Crockett
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Powerful photos from 4 years of Women’s March London

On the fourth anniversary of the first Women’s March London, Stylist explores the archive of Elainea Emmott, the event’s official photographer.

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Moya Crockett
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The Women’s Marches aren’t happening in 2021 – here’s what to expect instead

The Global Count is a digital initiative designed to amplify the voices of women around the world.

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Moya Crockett
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How to look after you and your mates this lockdown, according to two best friends

How to look after you and your mates this lockdown, according to best friends and feminists Scarlett Curtis and Grace Campbell

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“I sucked at lockdown the first time, here’s what I’m doing differently this time”

One woman, who struggled with her mental health, family and drinking during the first lockdown, is determined to have a better experience this time around.

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Katy Harrington
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