Motherhood

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    Pregnant then fired: women share shocking stories of maternity discrimination at work

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    “I’m childfree, not childless – here’s why that difference matters”

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    “Pregnant again after five miscarriages, and I’m scared”

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”How David Cameron prepared me for parenthood”

After Bea Gehr-Swain grilled Cameron about adoption, she won her 10 year battle to become a mum

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Are you having a tri-life crisis? You’re not alone

When a woman hits her mid-thirties, she's expected to have it all: a trailblazing career, a loving family, a great home. But is this realistic?

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Emma Reynolds
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“Why it’s time to start talking more honestly about giving birth”

“Censoring ‘bad’ birth stories is simply another way in which women are silenced.”

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Melanie Golding
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“I make £10,000 a month running online courses – here’s how you can do the same”

Annie Ridout’s online courses are so successful that her husband has quit his job to support her business.

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Billie Piper on self-care, social media and what it means to be a woman in 2019

Unretouched and honest: our guest editor bares all.

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Billie Piper’s open letter to her baby daughter is incredibly powerful

“You have restored all my faith in strong female energy”

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Cash Carraway: From sex worker to published author

The writer was living in poverty and working in the sex industry when her blog was spotted by a publisher.

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Introducing Stylist’s very special guest editor: Billie Piper

The actor and director takes over.

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This woman’s heartwarming message for other mums has gone viral

And 4 more seriously uplifting and heartwarming stories that went viral this week.

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Postnatal depression: 4 women on how it really feels to live with the condition

“In public, I put on my best face. In private, I cried and screamed.”

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Women aren’t any better at multitasking than men – we just work harder

And now science has proved it.

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The inventor of the gender reveal party has this message for followers of the popular trend

“Who cares what gender the baby is?”

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Keira Knightley on motherhood and objectification in Hollywood

Keira Knightley has opened up about the sexism she's experienced throughout her life and acting career.

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Meet the woman not having children because of climate change

Emma Olliff explains how her concern about humans' environmental impact led her to decide against having children

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Mindy Kaling knew exactly what to say when someone asked about the father of her baby

The Late Night star just shut down questions about her baby, because it really is nobody’s business.

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People

Lily Allen reveals the truth about her marriage, music and more

Our guest editor gives us her views on, well, everything

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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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Life

What happens when pregnancy and mental health issues collide

How do you embark on motherhood if you have a pre-existing mental health condition?

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Free childcare: the government are being urged to change their policy

Which would massively help working mothers and their kids

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“This is why I’m never having kids”

From not feeling maternal to fear of climate catastrophe, four women explain their decision to remain child-free

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