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    Relationships

    A therapist’s guide to curbing your people-pleasing habit once and for all

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    Money

    A step-by-step guide to making an offer on your first property

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    Women

    The rise of anti-feminist therapy: what you need to know

Latest Stories

Fraud: this is why milennials need a better awareness of online scams
Money

We need to get real about who can fall for online scams

Even the most clued-up people can become victims.

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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Careers

The 10 most overworked cites in the world

New data reveals Londoners are in need of better work/life balance

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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Dating
Mental Health

The truth about dating on antidepressants, according to the women doing it

Navigating a relationship is hard enough as it is – but it has the potential to be even harder if you’re on antidepressants.

Posted by
Serena Smith
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Relationships

10 women tell us (honestly) how important sex is in their relationships

"If I had it my way I just wouldn’t have sex at all"

Posted by
Amerley Ollennu
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Charley Ross
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How to navigate a toxic workplace and set healthy boundaries

Looking to change potentially toxic elements of your workplace? Here are the top boundaries to draw.

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Mental Health

Digital hoarding: meet the women who can’t let go of old texts and pictures

“Digital data is as bad for our mental health as physical hoarding”

Posted by
Lola Christina Alao
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Mental Health

The stigma around taking antidepressants for women of colour is real and needs to stop

Why is antidepressant use still a taboo for women of colour?

Posted by
Zesha Saleem
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Young woman suffering from mental illness
Mental Health

“Don’t do what I did and treat antidepressants as a last resort”

One woman shares how taking antidepressants changed her life and how she wishes she has gone for help sooner.

Posted by
Serena Smith
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Recipes

Addicted to Deliveroo? Women share how much their daily takeaway habits are costing them

“For the amount I’ve been spending on takeaway under lockdown, I could have bought a car”

Posted by
Robyn Vinter
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Mental Health

90-year-olds share their secrets to a happy life after surviving the pandemic

Carer Daisy Dalton has been struggling with anxiety and battling mental health issues, so she asked people in their 80s and 90s for their advice.

Posted by
Katy Harrington
Published
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Life

Does anyone else have social fatigue?

The best laid plans...will exhaust you.

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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Stylist Team
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Helen McCrory on marriage, the spotlight and being a role model to her children

On the couch with the Harry Potter star.

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Books

Why should Black women work “twice as hard for half as much”?

Read an extract from author Sophie Williams' ultimate guide for Black women at work.

Posted by
Sophie Williams
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Life

Can I have a hot girl summer without going broke?

We want the fun... without the pricetag.

Posted by
Amy Beecham
Published
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Health

How to get through the last few weeks of lockdown, according to a psychologist

The last few weeks of lockdown are going to be gruelling for some of us, but there are simple coping methods we can all use and benefit from.

Posted by
Dr Audrey Tang
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Relationships

10 unexpected lockdown love stories (including the worst Zoom date ever)

Stylist spoke to 10 women about their lockdown love lives, to find out how they’ve navigated relationships old and new in a pandemic.

Posted by
Elizabeth McCafferty
Published
Life

14 women on how lockdown has changed their lives, one year on

“Lockdown was supposed to be a one-time sacrifice to regain normality.”

Posted by
Florie Mwanza and Katy Harrington
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wine
Health

How did we let wine become the third wheel in our friendships?

Is wine the glue holding female friendships together or is that a falsehood popular culture is selling us?

Posted by
Millie Gooch
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Carly Lewis-Oduntan
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“I became a young carer as a teenager and this is how my life changed”

"Getting out of the house to go to school was like escapism – even though I couldn’t keep up with it."

A young woman using smartphone in the city
Relationships

Pick up! What’s with asking permission before calling someone on the phone?

Telephonophobia is on the rise, but why and when did we all start to dread unexpected phone calls?

Posted by
Anita Ghosh
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