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A woman sat at home during the coronavirus pandemic

“I feel stuck in limbo” 3 women with ‘long-haul Covid’ share what it’s really like

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Lauren Geall
  • Money

    What the Covid-19 recession means for women and how to fight against it

  • coronavirus-long-term-covid-affect-fitness
    Wellbeing

    “I have ‘long-term Covid’, here’s how it’s affecting my fitness”

  • Memes in lockdown: psychologists explain why you can’t stop tagging everyone right now
    Mental Health

    The real reason you can’t stop tagging everyone in memes right now

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Covid-19: This is what it’s really like to work for the NHS right now
Long Reads

This is what it’s really like to work for the NHS right now

“It’s both mentally and physically demanding. There is no simple way to put it.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Bill Murray puts down a pitcher of coffee with Andie MacDowell in a scene from the film 'Groundhog Day', 1993. (Photo by Columbia Pictures/Getty Images)
Life

The vital lesson we must take from Groundhog Day in lockdown

We are all Bill Murray right now.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Sex and the City reboot to feature Covid-19 story
TV

The SATC reboot will feature a bold Covid-19 storyline, according to SJP

And she’s hinted it may be used to explain Samantha (aka Kim Cattrall)’s absence from the TV show, too…

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Kayleigh Dray
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How great TV is adding structure back to our lives in lockdown 3.0
TV

How great TV is adding structure back to our lives in lockdown 3.0

You better believe the pandemic is changing how and why we watch TV.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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Why Carey Mulligan’s new period drama feels so very relevant right now

The Dig might be set in 1939, but its story is all too familiar.

Covid deaths spike: suffering from death anxiety? Here’s what you need to know
Mental Health

Suffering from death anxiety? Here’s what you need to know

A psychotherapist explains what we must do to help put a stop to all of our Covid-induced anxiety around death.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Clap for carers: NHS staff explain why we should rethink the event
Life

NHS staff explain why it might be time to rethink the Clap For Heroes

Frontline workers have shared their views.

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Hollie Richardson
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Psychology: this viral Facebook post explains why you feel so “meh” right now
Long Reads

You’re not the only one feeling “meh” right now – this theory explains why

Have you heard of Maslow’s Hierarchy Of Needs? Prepare to feel seen.

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Kayleigh Dray
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A woman looking at some flowers
Health

8 reasons to be hopeful (even if you’re not feeling it right now)

In need of a pick-me-up? Look this way.

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Lauren Geall
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How to stay calm and positive in the face of relentless dread
Mental Health

The secret to staying calm and positive in the face of relentless dread

Feeling permanently stressed, anxious or fearful? You’re not alone – here’s 6 ways to deal with it.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Couple staying home with coronavirus outside
Mental Health

Understanding the 3 main reactions to the rise in Covid-19 cases

It’s important to figure out how this is impacting you as a human being, says psychotherapist Ruairi Stewart.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Christobel Hastings
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New Year Honours: meet the frontline heroes who gave their all to fighting the pandemic

Round of applause for these extraordinary people.

People

Sophie Ellis-Bextor’s story about her kitchen discos is a vital lesson in silencing our inner critic

The pop singer was filled with self-doubt before starting the lockdown gigs.

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

It wasn’t all bad: 10 life-affirming moments that make 2020 worth remembering

Let's take a look back at the silver linings.

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Christobel Hastings
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A woman worrying about money
Money

Women on the danger of keeping money secrets in a relationship

“It’s like the guilt of cheating”: women on the danger of keeping money secrets in a relationship

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Natalie Gil
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People

Olivia Newton-John’s heartfelt Christmas message reminds us all to have hope

The actor is currently living with stage-four metastatic breast cancer.

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

These hilarious tweets perfectly sum the reality of Christmas in the age of Covid

“My Dad just fell asleep during our Zoom Christmas”.

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Christobel Hastings
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How to host a virtual murder mystery on Zoom
Entertainment

How to host your own online murder mystery party

From ticketed events to tips on how to host your own, here’s everything you need to unleash your inner Miss Marple.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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15 people reveal what Christmas will look like in the age of Covid-19

“It will probably just be booze and board games, with a few Zoom calls.”

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Dating

“It was like romantic whiplash”: two women’s experiences of apocalypsing, the dating trend of 2020

Stylist looks further into the more troublesome side of dating every partner like it's your last.

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Charley Ross
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