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Work uniform: could wearing a work uniform make a difference to your life?
Long Reads

“I’m sick of being judged by my wardrobe – so I trialled a ‘work uniform’”

Here's what Alexandra Phillips MEP learned from wearing a work uniform to European parliament every day for a week.

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Alexandra Phillips MEP
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What it’s really like living with OCD: “I saw danger and possible harm everywhere in my flat”

“Exhausted and unable to sleep one night, I finally admitted to myself that I needed help.”

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Lucy Donoughue
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Books

“Why I’m launching an empowering new book series focused on the Black British community”

Everything you need to know about next year's most exciting book series.

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Magdalene Abraha
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The line of beauty: how millennial women fell in love with Matisse

The late French artist’s joyful, expressive artwork has become hugely popular among a certain kind of woman. But why?

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Moya Crockett
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Eniola Aluko: how to stop comparing yourself to others on Instagram

“Everyone you see is going through something, but they’ve edited the picture to make themselves feel comfortable.”

Opinion

“Why do people still need to come out in 2019?”

For LGBT individuals, coming out definitely isn't a one-off event.

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

“I lost my job due to my mental health – and I’m far from the only one”

These are your rights when it comes to mental health in the workplace.

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Stylist Team
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Long Reads

Everything you need to address your mental health at work

From powerful essays by women who have done it, to tangible tips of soothing stress and anxiety at your desk.

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Megan Murray
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Long Reads

Daisy Bates, Oprah Winfrey and Beyonce: Girl Guides on the black women who inspire them the most

Eight Girl Guides from across London select the most inspirational and empowering black woman from history.

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Margarita Mitchel Pollock
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Long Reads

“How a therapist helped me through my mother’s suicide”

“When I turned 30, a decade of stoppering my grief caught up with me.”

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Mary-Jane Wiltsher
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Long Reads

Anxiety, depression and OCD: women share powerful essays on mental health

Remember: you are not alone.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Sarah Biddlecombe
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“Why hair braiding is a sign of strength”: Boxer Ramla Ali talks natural hair at the gym

“I’m superstitious about the way I braid my hair when I’m training and fighting, it’s a symbol of my strength.”

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Money

Women’s pensions: everything you need to know about saving for your pension

Are you saving enough for your retirement?

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Long Reads

“How I saved £9,700 in a year by embracing mindful spending”

Could asking one simple question help you save thousands of pounds?

Posted by
Amy Nelmes Bissett
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Long Reads

Breast cancer UK: Lauren Mahon launches brilliant new breast cancer T shirt range

Cancer survivor and podcast host Lauren Mahon has launched a must-have new range of her signature tit-tees.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Long Reads

Ghosting friends: are you an unintentional ghoster?

Most of us think ghosting only happens in romantic relationships, but half of us have been ghosted by a friend. Why?

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Anya Meyerowitz
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People

“How a chance encounter led me to become a professional witch”

Semra Haksever's life changed forever when she was 17.

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Semra Haksever
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Long Reads

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

Endometriosis affects 1 in 10 women, yet it takes an average 7.5 years to diagnose. When will we take women's health seriously?

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Mattie Lacey-Davidson
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Megan Murray
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Night anxiety: How a new morning routine could help you get late night panic attacks under control.
Long Reads

“How a simple change to my morning routine helped my night-time anxiety”

Around 80% of people feel their worries become amplified at night – here’s how to regain control.

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Caroline Allen
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