Healthcare

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    People

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

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    Life

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

  • Nurse helps young woman
    Life

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

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Life

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

Lung transplant recipient Pippa Kent investigates.

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Pippa Kent
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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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Long Reads

Ask Gynae Geek: your most Googled questions about irregular periods, answered

Are irregular periods caused by stress? And can they affect fertility? Gynae Geek has the answers

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Dr Anita Mitra
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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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”

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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Life

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

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Natasha Preskey
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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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Life

People could earn £50 a day letting NHS patients recover in their home

A new trial is aimed at reducing bed-blocking

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Amy Swales
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Kayleigh Dray
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Here’s what our health service looks like to an outsider

“Dear UK, the NHS is awesome”