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    Money

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    Life

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Life

“How it felt to be reunited with my 97-year-old grandmother for the first time since the pandemic”

As restrictions continue to ease, one woman tells Stylist what it was like to finally see her grandmother, who lives in a care home, after so much time apart.

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Elizabeth Bennett
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Why we need mental health first aiders in the workplace
Mental Health

This is what getting a hug does to your brain

Even a 10-second squeeze can improve your health, so we're happy to be able to hug again from Monday 17 May.

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Amy Beecham
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A health worker inoculates a woman with a dose of the Covishield Covid-19 coronavirus vaccine at a vaccination centre in New Delhi on May 6, 2021.
News

A frontline worker in India on how Covid-19 is devastating women and girls

As the deadly second wave of Covid-19 rages on, Stylist talks to women on the frontline about what is being done to tackle the crisis.

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Natalie Gil
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People

“The pandemic has made me curious about having children, but I know I’m still not ready”

How do you know when the time is right to have a baby?

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Victoria Stokes
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Kayleigh Dray
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“The world has reopened and I forgot to make any plans”

Anyone else sat at home wistfully scrolling through pictures of beer gardens and outdoor restaurants? No? Just me then...

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Wellbeing

“I have ‘long Covid’ and even doing downward dog leaves me short of breath”

One writer explains how coronavirus has hugely impacted her fitness.

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Jasmine Hayer
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Michelle Obama presents the Social Justice Impact Award during the 52nd NAACP Image Awards on March 27, 2021. (Photo by NAACP via Getty Images)
Celebrity

Why the Covid-19 pandemic is a “great blessing,” according to Michelle Obama

“Right now we’re learning how to get through something hard and uncomfortable and unpredictable.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Careers

The big problem with Boris Johnson saying we have “had enough days off”

Many of us have been working, albeit from home, in the midst of a global pandemic. To claim otherwise is hugely disrespectful.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Film

Anna Kendrick’s dark new Netflix thriller feels all too timely

“It’s ultimately about community, survival, and sacrifice. Who can’t relate to that at the moment?”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Mental Health

How to find contentment, according to the happiest country in the world

It’s time to embrace the Finnish concept of sisu.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Latest wedding rules mean that more ceremonies and receptions will go ahead in April

The government has extended the types of venues permitted to host ceremonies from 12 April.

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Megan Murray
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Florie Mwanza and Katy Harrington
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14 women on how lockdown has changed their lives, one year on

“Lockdown was supposed to be a one-time sacrifice to regain normality.”

Stylist Magazine issue 546
Life

The year we stayed home: Stylist reflects on a life-changing 12 months

Download the digital edition on the Stylist app now

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Stylist Team
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Wellbeing

Fighting Fit: lockdown lessons while WOFH (working out from home)

As we approach the one-year anniversary of the first lockdown, Strong Women reflects on how the pandemic has impacted our fitness.

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Meriam Ahari
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Strong Women

Struggling with exercise motivation? These tips will help

When you can't face another gym session or home workout, try these.

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Chloe Gray
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Lauren Mahon
People

“Covid is leaving cancer patients behind and it’s not good enough”

There are two kinds of big C words and one is getting wholly forgotten about

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Lauren Mahon
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A woman sat at home during the coronavirus pandemic
Health

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

“I never thought this would happen to me. But it did.”

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Lauren Geall
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Money

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

The financial fall-out from a pandemic seems to be inevitable – but there are ways to safeguard against it.

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Charley Ross
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Kayleigh Dray
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The real reason you can’t stop tagging everyone in memes right now

Psychologists have revealed what your newfound love of memes actually says about you.

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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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