Healthcare

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Gender health gap: the government will appoint a women’s health ambassador following probe into health inequality

A women’s health ambassador has been appointed for the first time – here’s what that means

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Amy Beecham
  • A woman lying on the sofa in pain
    Health

    Black women are having their pain “dismissed” by sexual health services

  • A woman taking an abortion pill at home
    Women

    The government just announced some good news about abortions in the UK

  • Cold sores
    Skincare

    Please can we talk about how stressful cold sores are?

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Beauty

What happens to your skin through the decades of your life

Your skin is constantly changing - so make your skincare routine is too

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Imedeen
Kamala Harris
People

What is vice president-elect Kamala Harris’ stance on the issues that matter to women?

She is the first woman of colour elected US vice president.

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Hannah-Rose Yee and Hollie Richardson
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Exercise is for everyone
Strength

“Boris Johnson is wrong – exercise isn’t just for weight loss”

If we want to improve the health of the entire nation, we must address every single person.

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Stylist Team
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Care workers
Life

MPs just debated a petition to give health and social care workers a pay rise

But it's led to some frustration on Twitter.

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Hollie Richardson
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Dr Anita Mitra
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What are irregular periods, and why do we get them? A gynaecologist answers our questions

Are you experiencing irregular periods during lockdown?

Billie Bhatia
People

“Thank you to the nurses who saved my life”

Billie Bhatia thanks the NHS for saving her life and everyone else's.

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Billie Bhatia
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Sandra Bullock in profile
People

Sandra Bullock donates thousands of masks to “warrior” healthcare workers

The actor's two children inspired her to deliver life-saving equipment to a hospital in LA.

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Anna Brech
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Phoebe Waller-Bridge
People

Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Naomi Campbell and Stormzy have this message for the NHS

Because we will never be able to thank front line workers enough.

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Hollie Richardson
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Clap for NHS.
Opinion

“I never thought clapping would bring me so much relief – we really are not alone”

#ClapForOurCarers was the nicest thing to happen to us in weeks.

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Hollie Richardson
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Adam Kay
Life

Adam Kay’s powerful message for NHS workers speaks for all of us

He shared it just before #clapforourcarers.

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Hollie Richardson
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How to volunteer for the NHS.
Life

How to join the NHS Volunteer Army during the pandemic

You can register to help during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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How can we help NHS workers? This is the biggest thing you can do

Staff have shared an important message for people online.

Jameela Jamil talks about the NHS
People

Jameela Jamil’s powerful words on the NHS are going viral for all the right reasons

The actor took to Twitter to highlight the importance of free healthcare.

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Lauren Geall
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People

Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez just reminded us why the NHS is so important in the upcoming election

The congresswoman has issued a timely warning.

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Jessica Rapana
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LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 18: Holly Willoughby seen at the ITV Studios on June 18, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by HGL/GC Images)
People

Holly Willoughby’s emotional tribute to NHS takes social media by storm

“I am full of admiration and respect for anyone who dedicates their life to helping others,” said This Morning’s Holly Willoughby.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
People

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez doesn’t owe any man a debate – so stop asking her

The congresswoman is being inundated with invitations to debate presidential hopefuls. But she doesn’t owe them anything.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Holding hands
Life

What they don’t tell you when your parent is diagnosed with dementia

And how to cope when you are given the news.

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Lynn Carratt
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Nurse helps young woman
Life

This is why women are less likely to be resuscitated than men

We're facing a gender data gap, and it's killing women.

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Chloe Gray
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Pippa Kent
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“Could Netflix’s Chambers have a surprise impact on the organ donation register?”

Lung transplant recipient Pippa Kent investigates.

Nursing crisis
Life

305 nurses died by suicide over the last 7 years. We need to start asking why.

A new report shows shocking figures.

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Hollie Richardson
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