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  • Isabelle Jani-Friend
    Relationships

    “My mum died when I was a baby, now I wear her clothes to feel close to her”

  • Mother and her son
    Family & Friends

    Did you grow up thinking your mum treated your brother differently to you?

  • Best films of 2021: Belfast
    Celebrity

    Jamie Dornan’s brutal honesty about his experience of grieving a parent is a must-listen

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Please don’t feel like you have to apologise for your children
Opinion

Please don’t feel like you have to apologise for your children

Stop making mothers feel bad when their children interrupt their meetings during lockdown

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Saima Mir
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Long Reads

“How my parents’ bravery, love and strength got us through the Windrush scandal”

What was it really like growing up with parents from the Windrush generation? One writer shares her story.

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Jenny McCall
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Long Reads

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

Are you experiencing irregular periods during lockdown?

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Dr Anita Mitra
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Long Reads

“I’m not having children because I want to save the planet”

This Earth Day, the Birth Strike movement is continuing to go global.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Georgina Lawton
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“What I learned from two years of joint therapy with my mum”

After DNA tests revealed she wasn’t related to her late father, Georgina Lawton found therapy was the only way to heal the rift between her and her mother

Long Reads

How to cope with Mother’s Day if you don’t have a mum

One woman shares her coping mechanisms for getting through a difficult day.

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Catherine Renton
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People

“The one piece of advice from my mum that changed how I date forever”

“She planted the seed for a resilience that’s served me well.”

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Jessica Furseth
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Long Reads

“Why I had to cut my dad out of my life for my mental health”

“Family is a privilege, not a right.”

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Stylist Team
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Family & Friends

How to cope with your first Christmas after the death of a parent

A writer who lost her mum three years ago shares her advice.

Posted by
Lucy Miller
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Long Reads

“How a therapist helped me through my mother’s suicide”

“When I turned 30, a decade of stoppering my grief caught up with me.”

Posted by
Mary-Jane Wiltsher
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People

Cannes just turned a female filmmaker away because she is a mother

British director and actor Greta Bellamacina claims that she was refused entry to the festival because she was with her baby.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Meredith May
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“How growing up in nature helped heal my childhood broken heart”

When her mother mentally abandoned her, Meredith May turned to honey bees for comfort. Here, she shares her story.

Long Reads

This is what it’s really like to live in a cult

There are estimated to be at least 1,000 cults operating in the UK. Here, a former cult member shares her story

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Alexandra Stein
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Long Reads

Louis Theroux reveals powerful new documentary on motherhood and mental health

The filmmaker opens up to Stylist about Mothers on the Edge, due to air on BBC2 in May

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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Life

7 women on the most important lessons their mums taught them

How to cook, get over heartbreak and deal with your siblings

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Long Reads

“How mother-daughter twinning brought me closer to my mum”

As the twinning trend takes over Instagram, one woman explains why she has been co-ordinating her look with her mum for years

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Gwendolyn Smith
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Long Reads

Natural Cycles contraception app advert is banned for being misleading

The ASA has ruled that the app’s claim of being a ‘highly accurate contraceptive’ is misleading and exaggerates its effectiveness

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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Life

Why we should never question a woman on her reproductive prerogative

This Twitter thread powerfully highlights why it's nobody's business but her own

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Megan Murray
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Amy Lewis
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The story behind my tattoo: a symbol of someone I loved very much

The meaning behind my sunshine-yellow bloom

Long Reads

This is why more women than ever are freezing their eggs

What’s driving more healthy, young women to spend around £5,000 to preserve their fertility?

Posted by
Rhiane Kirkby
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