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TV

13 TV couples everyone loves that are actually super toxic

You better believe that Ross and Rachel made the list (sorry not sorry).

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Paul Rudd shuts down intrusive anti-ageing questions in the best possible way

Print this, laminate it and hand it to the next person who says “you look so young – what’s your secret?”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Stylist Magazine: pandemic social anxiety
Mental Health

Ever wake up feeling paranoid about something you said? Here’s why

As we emerge from our pandemic solitude and return to packed calendars, we’re facing an unfortunate social side effect, says Micha Frazer-Carroll.

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Stylist Team
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Alice Porter
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6 simple ways to be a sober ally if a friend has given up alcohol

From the founder of the Sober Girl Society.

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Relationships

Hate arguing with friends? 6 techniques to successfully deal with conflict

These are the best ways to deal with conflict within friendships.

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Alice Porter
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Mental Health

‘Success bombing’ is the awkward friendship issue that no one talks about

It’s a symptom of our increasingly narcissistic culture, and it’s having a negative impact on friendships.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

4 steps to building healthy relationships with your flatmates

No more passive aggressive WhatsApp messages.

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Alice Porter
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5 women describe their bittersweet post-lockdown reunions with their friends
Relationships

Friends reunited: 6 women describe their bittersweet post-lockdown reunions

The lifting of certain restrictions means that gal pals can reunite.

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Charley Ross
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TV

A definitive list of Lisa Kudrow’s top 7 TV roles since Friends

From Scandal to Grace and Frankie.

Posted by
Charley Ross
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Wellbeing

“How a fitness challenge motivated me to find my community”

Fitness challenges are just about pushing yourself physically – they can also have added social benefits.

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Danai Nesta Kupemba
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Kayleigh Dray
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Jonathan Van Ness shares the most beautiful tribute to Nicola Coughlan

“She’s helped me navigate all sorts of situations that I never thought I’d find myself in.”

The cast of Friends
TV

Friends: The Reunion finally has a UK release date

Here are 5 moments to look forward to in the upcoming special.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Life

The 11 glaringly obvious Friends mistakes you never noticed (until now)

We wish someone had told us life was gonna be this way…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Friends stars Jennifer Aniston and Matt Le Blanc as Rachel and Joey.
Life

Friends’ Rachel and Joey was the feminist love story we all deserved

As we edge ever closer to Friends: The Reunion, can we just admit that Rachel should never have ended up with Ross?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Family & Friends

How to know when it’s time to break up with a friend

Managing our friendships is an important form of self-care

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Alex Sims
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Friends
TV

These unexpected celebrity Friends fans will appear in the reunion show

It’s the one where they all get back together.

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Hollie Richardson
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Working from home
Careers

What it’s like to work in a job where you’ve never met a single colleague

Starting any new job is hard. But what’s it like when you’ve never met anyone on your team?

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Lucy Robinson
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Amy Davidson
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Quiz: Find your ideal summer evening activity

Time to get socialising again

Worried woman
Life

“I couldn’t wait for lockdown to end – so why do I miss it already?”

One writer is surprised at how anxious lockdown-easing has made her feel.

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Hollie Richardson
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