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Try something new this January with our pick of the best craft kits for adults

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Lauren Geall
  • Pandemic mental health: “I can’t remember who I was before Covid-19”
    Mental Health

    “I can’t remember who I was before”: 3 women on how the pandemic has changed their outlook on life

  • How will covid impact my fitness?
    Wellbeing

    “Will catching Covid affect my long-term fitness?”

  • A woman tired during a home workout
    Strength

    What the experts say about exercising with asymptomatic Covid

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Wellbeing

Struggling to get up? These 5 simple rituals will ease you into the day

Forget the hustle and ease yourself into the day.

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Anna Brech
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Omicron, lateral flow tests and New Year’s Eve 2021: how to celebrate safely during Covid-19, according to a doctor
News

What are we meant to do without any lateral flow tests before New Year’s Eve?

Read this before panic ordering a PCR test.

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Amy Beecham
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Woman looks at clock in bed as she fights insomnia
Mental Health

No, it’s not (just) your imagination: the pandemic has slowed down time for all of us

Unexpected stress and change make days feel longer than they are.

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Anna Brech
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Long Reads

12 meaningful resolutions to make this new year, according to Marie Curie nurses

These are, without a doubt, the only resolutions we need to make for 2022.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Amy Beecham
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Are lateral flow tests accurate? A doctor explains everything you need to know

Amid surging Omicron cases, this is how you should be using lateral flow tests correctly.

Omicron
Health

A simple breakdown of what you need to know about the Omicron variant

Scientists said research findings are positive, but continued to issue warnings.

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Lauren Geall
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How long after Covid should you exercise?
Workouts

How long should you wait before exercising again after having Covid?

If you’re getting itchy feet in isolation, this is for you.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
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Health

Is it OK to go home for Christmas if someone you know tests positive?

The annual tradition has become a source of anxiety for many this year.

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Lauren Geall
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Opinion

“The government’s failure to act is making me feel guilty about my decisions – and I’m sick of it”

“I’m tired of trying to navigate a situation that the government should be leading.”

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Lauren Geall
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Workouts

7 actually useful tips for getting back into home workouts

Advice from people who love them, for people who don’t.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
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Yoga for covid symptoms
Wellbeing

Got mild Covid? These gentle yoga poses could help

A little movement can be soothing.

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Miranda Larbi
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Lauren Geall
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Has the last week left you feeling emotionally exhausted? Here’s how to cope

Everything feels very overwhelming right now.

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Mental Health

“Why I won’t apologise for not wanting to talk about Covid right now”

“I can no longer scroll through my feed, jaw clenched and blood boiling, while feeling completely drained by it all.”

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Leah Sinclair
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A woman lying on her yoga mat in her lounge not wanting to exercise
Workouts

5 reasons you’re struggling to exercise right now (and the changes that can help)

There’s more than just the cold and dark to blame.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published
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Mental Health

Has the surge in coronavirus cases left you feeling a bit... deflated? You’re not the only one

With the rise of the new Omicron variant threatening long-held Christmas plans, one writer shares how the uncertainty has impacted her emotionally.

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Lauren Geall
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Coronavirus health anxiety
Mental Health

Feeling anxious about the rise of the Omicron variant? Here’s how to cope

From using grounding techniques to building healthy news habits.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Two women exercising in a gym in facemasks
Strength

Everything you need to know about exercising after your Covid-19 jab

Booked in for your booster? Here’s everything you need to know.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
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Period flu: why do we get flu symptoms before our period?
Health

Is ‘period flu’ real? We asked a health expert to explain

A pharmacist explains why we feel run down before our periods.

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Hollie Richardson
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Amy Beecham
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Lauren Geall
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Coronavirus cases are rising again – but will there be another lockdown? Here’s what we know so far

From “Plan B” to vaccine passports.

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Careers

What happens to the women who have been on furlough for 18 months now?

The furlough scheme may have come to an end but the uncertainty for many women remains.

Posted by
Leah Sinclair
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