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How to talk to your partner about your mental health while self-isolating

It takes us on average nine months to talk to a partner about ill mental health.

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Megan Murray
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Mae Martin
People

The new TV show to make you feel good during isolation

Mae Martin’s new show Feel Good proves there’s humour in the toughest situations.

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Digital Team
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Long Reads

“I’ve worked from home for 8 years. Here’s my advice on how to stay sane”

“The first thing I need to tell you is that I am writing this in bed…”

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Daisy Buchanan
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How to self-isolate as a couple without wanting to kill each other
Life

How to self-isolate with a partner – without it ending in disaster

It’s time to talk about love in the time of coronavirus.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Megan Murray
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How to keep the magic alive when you’re self-isolating with a partner

Working from home in your pyjamas and eight day old hair is hardly conducive to romance, is it?

Long Reads

The reality of moving in with your partner during coronavirus

“I told myself I’d wait longer this time before I even considered moving in with another partner...”

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Charley Ross
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Life

5 ways to talk about anything other than coronavirus

Suggestions for maintaining vital contact without focusing on the C-word.

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Alicia Lutes
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Life

Keep bickering with your partner while isolating? Here’s why you don’t need to worry

Research shows it's totally normal, and won't last forever.

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Megan Murray
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Coronavirus in the UK: “Covid-19 meant my friend had to leave the country without a goodbye”
Life

“Coronavirus meant my friend had to leave the UK without a goodbye”

If Covid-19 teaches us anything, let it be to this: make time for the people you love whenever you can, and appreciate the hell out of them always.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Long Reads

Is it OK to ghost someone you're dating because of coronavirus?

“As if the current dating landscape wasn’t bad enough...”

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Ashley Manning
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Coronavirus: people are ringing each other more.
Life

Hate making phone calls? That’s probably about to change

Here's why you should pick up the phone and call you friends, family and colleagues today.

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Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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Why you shouldn’t feel guilty about not seeing your mum on Mother’s Day

Try these ideas to celebrate instead.

How to self-isolate with your extrovert housemate
Life

Are you an introvert living with an extrovert? Here are three tips for self-isolating together

While social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic might come naturally to those of us who enjoy our own company, it’s tough times for extroverts.

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Ally Sinyard
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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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Long Reads

Essential advice for anyone worried about being isolated while in a toxic relationship

We've spoken to experts and charities about the best way to seek advice and support.

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Erin Cardiff
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mum and daughter
Long Reads

“What happened when I let my mum take over as my life coach for a week”

Would you ever hand the reins of your life over to your mum...?

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Nicola Appleton
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Long Reads

“I was terrified of becoming a mum – until my son was born”

One writer wasn’t sure she wanted to become a mother – until it actually happened.

Posted by
Lucy Fry
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Life

“I was single at 40, so I decided to become a single mum through IVF”

There has been a sharp rise in single women having babies through IVF in the UK.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Aiden Wynn
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This is the secret to successful self-isolation with a partner

Spoiler: it's not going to be easy

Meghan Markle and prince Harry relationship
People

Meghan Markle and Stacey Dooley stand accused of the same ridiculous crime

The year is 2020, but the world still has an issue with women who “wear the trousers” in their relationships

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Kayleigh Dray
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