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    As Donald Trump’s impeachment trial begins in the Senate, here’s what you need to know

  • listening skills
    Long Reads

    Learning this skill could dramatically improve our romantic relationships

  • stalking law
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    “I was stalked by my ex, but people mistook it for romantic flattery”

Latest Stories

mental health support
Long Reads

Women share powerful essays on managing their mental health

Remember: you are not alone.

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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what is hpv
Long Reads

What is HPV? An expert answers our most Googled questions

Smear tests now check for HPV first. Here's everything you need to know about the virus.

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
Long Reads

A guide to safeguarding your mental health at work

Advice on what you deserve, who to talk to and what to do.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Woman on Blue Monday
People

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

Depression is not a one day event.

Posted by
Emily Reynolds
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Jessica Rapana
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Australia bushfires: “I panicked when I couldn’t get hold of my family”

Australian woman Ruby Thomas recalls the moment she realised the bushfires had reached her hometown.

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Life

DJ curates soothing playlist of songs to help you fall asleep

Listen to the exclusive playlist right here.

Posted by
Krystal Roxx
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Long Reads

True crime is changing, but is it for the better?

For far too long, true crime podcasts, documentaries, TV shows and books have told their stories from the perpetrator's perspective.

Posted by
Rosamund Lupton
Published
miscarriage
Long Reads

“My miscarriages were traumatic, but we never talk about the loss”

Nearly a third of women suffer from post-traumatic stress after a miscarriage. We need to open up the conversation.

Posted by
Amy Swales
Published
sick day
Opinion

This is the hidden danger of refusing to take a sick day

It’s high time you start listening to your body, not your boss.

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
dating apps
Life

How to safeguard your mental health on dating apps

Love is a battlefield. Protect your mental health when dating with Scarlett Curtis' tried-and-tested tips.

Posted by
Scarlett Curtis
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marie kondo method
Long Reads

“My flat is full of sentimental tat – and I have no desire to declutter”

If you remove everything that doesn’t spark joy right in this moment, you might just live to regret it.

Posted by
Rosie Mullender
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Nell Frizzell
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This Girl Can’s new advert is a love letter to the exhilarating joy of moving our bodies

We’re watching it on repeat.

best-friends
Long Reads

What a major breakup in my 30s taught me about female friendship

“I was 32, single and starting again. But I knew I wasn’t alone”

Posted by
Natalie Cornish
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Harriet Chavasse, 31, Retail Manager, Thakeham Furniture, Petworth, West Sussex
Long Reads

Meet the millennial women dusting down the antiques profession

The world of antiques has long been a male-dominated industry – until now.

Posted by
Richard Ginger
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childfree women
Long Reads

“I’m not having children, but that doesn’t mean I don’t have a family”

The proportion of childfree women in the UK has doubled in a decade. Isn’t it about time we redefined what we mean by family?

Posted by
Kiran Sidhu
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A woman looking tired at work in the morning
Life

This is the real reason why you feel so tired at work in the morning

Plus, 5 simple ways to make you feel energised at work.

Posted by
Stylist Team
Published
sti test
Life

This free STI test kit is a game-changer for busy women

STI screening has never been so easy with this free, at-home testing kit.

Posted by
Moya Lothian-McLean
Published
Seasonal Affective Disorder
Life

11 tried and tested ways to tackle Seasonal Affective Disorder

Feeling low now that the nights are drawing in? You could be dealing with Seasonal Affective Disorder.

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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Sarah Biddlecombe
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“The day I found out my boyfriend was a murderer”

“I was physically sick when I found out he’d been lying to me. The person I was in love with was a monster.”

apocalypse cow
Opinion

“Everything Apocalypse Cow got wrong about farming and climate change”

A controversial new documentary has claimed processed factory protein could solve the global environmental catastrophe. But is the solution really that simple?

Posted by
Anna Turns
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