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“You realise how precious everyone is”: 14 women share what loss has taught them about life and love

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Alex Sims
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    Fashion

    “It keeps her alive”: the women processing grief by upcycling their late loved ones’ clothes

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    Life

    These grassroots grief groups are helping us talk about death during the pandemic

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    Selma Blair is here for us all with her honest words about crying at Christmas

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Laura Whitmore talks about grief over Caroline Flack
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Laura Whitmore’s raw confession about grief teaches us a valuable lesson

“Part of me just wants to lock myself away and not talk to anyone.”

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Why Bob Geldof's comments about the “infinite” abyss of grief are so important

Nearly six years ago, Peaches Geldof died of a drug overdose. Her father, the musician Bob Geldof, has spoken of how he will be dealing with her loss forever.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Don’t ever judge someone for grieving in their own way

Laura Whitmore has been criticised for attending the Brits so shortly after Caroline Flack’s death. This grief shaming needs to stop.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The sixth stage of grief has been revealed, and it will help you find meaning after loss

The death of a loved one is, sadly, a pain we'll all experience. Here, leading grief expert David Kessler says finding meaning can help us cope with our loss.

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Natalie Cornish
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JK Rowling reveals story behind Harry Potter character’s creation

She sketched this character on the same night her mother died

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Mary Berry takes part in heartbreaking film about child bereavement

“I would thank him for being a brilliant son.”

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Amy Swales
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Life

The best possible gifts for when flowers aren’t going to cut it

17 unusual and thoughtful gifts for when the s**t hits the fan

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Amy Swales
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Sheryl Sandberg on how to support grieving friends and colleagues

“We help others by rebuilding them”

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Amy Swales
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This Is Us star asks viewers to reach out to lost loved ones

“Tomorrow is not promised”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Caroline Aherne’s brother shares emotional video of late comedy star

“I really cannot forget her”

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Kayleigh Dray
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“I didn’t expect my friends to start dying in their 30s”

One reader’s real-life story of losing a close friend to cancer

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Peaches Geldof’s husband on coping with grief

“I had to face the pain”

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Widow, Lucy Kalanithi, on how to grieve and breathe after death

“Life is not about avoiding suffering”

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Sejal Kapadia Pocha
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