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What are irregular periods, and why do we get them? A gynaecologist answers our questions

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Dr Anita Mitra
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    “Thank you to the nurses who saved my life”

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

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

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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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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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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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Life

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

Staff have shared an important message for people online.

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Hollie Richardson
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Lauren Geall
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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.

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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Kamala Harris
People

What is Kamala Harris’ stance on the issues that matter to women?

The presidential hopeful is campaigning for election in 2020. These are her most important policies.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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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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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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Beauty

How far would you go for the perfect smile?

From shellac for teeth to DIY dentistry, oral beauty is having a moment

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Hanna Ibraheem
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People

Jameela Jamil just reminded us why being open about health issues is so important

“I’ve seen how much it has meant to people seeing someone in my position with this utter ball-ache of a condition”

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Visible Women

Meet the woman running sexual health clinics for victims of assault

Stylist’s Woman of the Week is Pavan Amara whose My Body Back clinics provide sexual health checkups for victims of assault in London and Glasgow.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

Mycoplasma genitalium: everything you need to know about the STI superbug

Because of misdiagnosis, the sexually transmitted disease has built up a worrying resistance to antibiotics

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Megan Murray
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Visible Women

Women of the NHS explain why it’s one of the best organisations in the world

5 women who worked in 5 different decades of the NHS share their stories

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Natasha Preskey
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Hay fever linked to increased anxiety and depression risk

A new study has found that people with hay fever, asthma and eczema have a greater risk of developing a mental health problem

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."

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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