NHS

Adam Kay has a simple way for people to help NHS staff this Christmas

Posted by
Megan Murray
  • endometriosis diagnosis
    Long Reads

    “I’ve waited more than 10 years for an endometriosis diagnosis. Why?”

  • Every mind matters: small steps to help look after your mental health
    Life

    Every mind matters: small steps to help look after your mental health

  • Adam Kay
    People

    Adam Kay live: the author will be talking about his new book at Stylist Live LUXE

Latest Stories

pregnant woman giving birth
Long Reads

“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.”

Posted by
Melanie Golding
Published
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.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 17: Scarlett Moffatt attends the Ru Paul's Drag Race UK Launch on September 17, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
People

Scarlett Moffatt’s abnormal smear results underline how vital it is we all get tested

“The sooner they pick it up, the easier it is to manage,” the TV star, who is awaiting results from a biopsy, reassured her fans.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
the maytree suicide clinic
Long Reads

The Maytree: “What happened when I checked myself into the UK’s only suicide sanctuary”

The Maytree is a respite centre that offers help and support for those in suicidal crisis. One woman checks in for five days.

Posted by
Rachel Barber
Published
Posted by
Christina Quaine
Published

Get reading: this is how books can impact your mental health

Books can take us to faraway lands, and they’re also powerful enough to help with mental health.

Life

Think smear tests are difficult? For some women, they’re near impossible

We need to make this procedure inclusive for all women.

Posted by
Hannah Price
Published
Black women with PCOS are being let down by the NHS.
Life

“Black women with PCOS are being failed by doctors – and it’s causing a loss of trust in the NHS”

A lack of research means specialists don’t understand exactly what causes PCOS and how it should be diagnosed.

Posted by
Ore Ogunbiyi
Published
sleeping woman
Long Reads

A sleep expert explains when to drink caffeine and why not to sleep with your phone in the bedroom

Sleep psychologist Hope Bastine gives her top tips.

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
Life

What happens during a smear test? A doctor answers our questions

This Cervical Screening Awareness Week, here's everything you need to know about smear tests.

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
A woman sits on a sofa
Life

Wearable device offers fresh hope for anxiety sufferers

NHS trial suggests electrotherapy tool is as effective as CBT

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
Runners in the London Marathon
Life

Guinness World Records reverse sexist category to award NHS nurse her marathon record

Jessica Anderson will get her rightful record thanks to a powerful Twitter campaign

Posted by
Hannah Mendelsohn
Published
Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published

305 nurses died by suicide over the last 7 years. We need to start asking why.

A new report shows shocking figures.

NHS Mental health nurse Kiran toora
Careers

What’s it’s really like to be an NHS mental health nurse

“I didn’t think much about my progression, I just thought I had the best job in the world.”

Posted by
Stylist Team
Published
People

Catastrophe’s Rob Delaney opens up about his first Christmas without his son

The actor’s two-year-old son Henry died earlier this year after spending half his life battling a cancerous brain tumour

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Kindfulness

“What happened when I took an NHS mindfulness course for my depression”

The NHS now prescribes mindfulness and meditation as a treatment for depression.

Posted by
Alice Purkiss
Published
online therapy
Long Reads

Can online therapy ever replace face-to-face counselling?

Digital therapy is on the rise as an affordable and convenient way to access counselling, but does it work? One woman shares her experience.

Posted by
Lauren Clark
Published
Life

Is this the world's greatest job for feminists?

It's about supporting women and buoying them through crisis

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
Ben Affleck may have left rehab, but his alcohol addiction will never be ‘cured’
People

Ben Affleck may have left rehab, but his alcohol addiction will never be ‘cured’

“I am fighting for myself and my family,” writes the Batman actor

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published

How Marcia Cross turned her anal cancer diagnosis into something beautiful

“I am ecstatically alive,” writes the Desperate Housewives actress.

Life

Twitter isn't happy about this "sexist" NHS ad

"It’s insinuating that young women are stupid"

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published