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“Why it’s vital that we hear LGBTQ stories of hope and joy”

These stories from LGBTQ+ pioneers are a celebration of joy we all need to hear.

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Christobel Hastings
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What happens during a smear test? A doctor answers our questions

Nervous about going for a smear test? Here, a doctor explains what happens during a cervical screening so you know what to expect.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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“How these Instagram accounts helped me in coming out”

A love letter to the unique and welcoming communities formed online.

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Rosalind Jana
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A sleep expert breaks down the basics of how to get a good night’s sleep

From when to stop drinking caffeine to the presence of phones in the bedroom, Hope Bastine shares her top tips.

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Stylist Team
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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Are you having more headaches during lockdown? This could be why

Feel like you’re experiencing more headaches than usual during lockdown? You’re not alone.

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5 easy ways to protect your neck and back while working from home

11 million Brits are in pain from using their home office equipment. Here's how to instantly upgrade the safety of your home office.

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Lillian Antonio
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How workplaces can be better environments for black employees

“If you, as a white person, are frustrated and angered by police brutality and you are passionate about reform, then you can start in your workplace.”

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Danielle Dash
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How will lockdown change in England from today? We unpick the new rules

England has entered phase 2 of the government's lockdown exit plan, but what does that mean?

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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How childhood dinners became our favourite lockdown trend

Are you craving potato waffles, fish fingers and baked beans? You’re not alone.

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Lauren Bravo
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Essential advice for anyone worried about being isolated while in a toxic relationship

We’ve spoken to experts and charities about the best way to seek advice and support.

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Erin Cardiff
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“Going to a restaurant felt like sheer luxury”: one woman on easing out of lockdown in Greece

Bars and restaurants are now open in Greece, as the country eases out of lockdown. Here, one woman shares her story.

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Anastasia Miari
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Natasha Preskey
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The future of work, as predicted by experts

From working from home to meetings on Zoom, what does the future of work look like?

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The Equal Pay Act is 50 years old – so why are women still not being paid fairly?

The landmark legislation is celebrating its 50th birthday – but women are still losing out.

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Anna Fielding
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“Am I the only person who hasn’t cried since the pandemic started?”

It doesn’t mean that one person is more emotional than another just because they have water coming out of their eyes.

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Harriet Clifford
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Kakeibo: how to use this clever Japanese approach to saving money

The kakeibo is like a bullet journal for your finances.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Feeling anxious about the next lockdown announcement? Read this

The government is expected to announce phase two of our lockdown exit strategy in the coming days.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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“My housemate isn’t social distancing properly. How do I talk to them about it?”

What’s the best way to handle tension when you and housemates disagree on the social distancing rules?

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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A day in the life: a woman running an NHS coronavirus testing site

This Mental Health Awareness Week, Stylist is sharing mental health diaries from key workers.

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Georgina Hinds
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“Last year I froze my eggs, but now my life is frozen, too”

One woman who froze her eggs before losing her job due to the pandemic discusses how she's having to adapt her plans.

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A day in the life: a Marie Stopes nurse working through the pandemic

This Mental Health Awareness Week, Stylist is sharing mental health diaries from key workers.

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Stylist Team
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