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    Long Reads

    “I’ve waited more than 10 years for an endometriosis diagnosis. Why?”

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    Life

    These are the 4 signs you could be a functioning alcoholic, according to a doctor

  • cervical cancer screening
    Long Reads

    We asked 50 women about smear tests. The answers were unexpected

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Life

Think smear tests are difficult? For some women, they’re near impossible

We need to make this procedure inclusive for all women.

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Hannah Price
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types of vaginas
Long Reads

It’s 2019. Isn’t it about time we got comfortable with our vaginas?

44% of British women can’t identify a vagina and 60% can’t label a vulva. Let's change that.

Posted by
Rebecca Schiller
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Kindfulness

“What happened when I took an NHS mindfulness course for my depression”

The NHS now prescribes mindfulness and meditation as a treatment for depression.

Posted by
Alice Purkiss
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Life

A nurse reveals what it's really like working for the NHS

"As much as the NHS has been slated recently, I’m so proud to work here."

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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This badass 89-year-old woman is the world’s oldest working surgeon

“Being a doctor isn’t a profession, it’s a way of life”

Life

No more intimidation: tackling anti-abortion protests outside clinics

Stylist talks to Dispatches presenter Cathy Newman

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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