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    Relationships

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    Careers

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    Relationships

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Latest Stories

The Voyeurs: Amazon Prime’s dark erotic thriller is finally out today, and we’re already obsessed
Film

This deliciously dark erotic thriller is finally available to watch on Amazon Prime

We’re obsessed with this The Woman In The Window/Fifty Shades hybrid.

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Amy Beecham
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Life

Have you been soft ghosted? Here’s how to tell

The disappearing act is back with a vengeance.

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Megan Murray
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Life

Deep listening is the genius technique for having constructive arguments

Do you ‘listen to understand’ or just ‘listen to respond’?

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Alex Sims
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Mental Health

How to get comfortable – really genuinely comfortable – asking for help

Do you find it difficult to accept help from others? It’s time to talk about why this might be…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Amy Beecham
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“I’m sick of feeling like my career isn’t as important as my partner’s because I earn less”

How much is career comparison affecting your relationship?

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Books

“Why I started to question if I’d ever want another white friend”

While co-writing her new novel, Christine Pride was forced to confront difficult questions, including what another white friend would bring to her life.

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Christine Pride
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Family & Friends

Is it ever OK to get involved in your friends’ relationships?

“I do think it can backfire badly.”

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Lauren Geall
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Girl sews up a broken heart with sewing needle.
Books

“It took a crushing breakup to make me realise I’d lost myself in my relationship”

Author of My Body Keeps Your Secrets, Lucia Osborne-Crowley, on the realisation she came to when her relationship fell apart.

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Lucia Osborne-Crowley
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Relationships

How the “death of proximity” is really impacting all of our relationships

We need a new set of rules to forge meaningful connections in the real (and virtual) world.

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Jade Beer
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This viral Instagram illustrator is turning our weird and wonderful dates into brilliant comics
Dating

This Instagram illustrator is turning our weird dates into brilliant comics

“I decided to leave in the middle of the night, taking gallons of juice.”

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Amy Beecham
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Women share the most important advice they have been given on break-ups
Relationships

8 women share the best advice they ever received about breakups

“Let go of the need for closure” and other pearls of wisdom.

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Anita Ghosh
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Amy Beecham
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How to tell a relationship red flag from an amber one

And what to do about them, according to relationship experts.

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Relationships

“What happened when I bumped into ‘the one that got away’ 15 years later”

Author Jenny Oliver on the one unexpected feeling she had when she met an old flame.

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Jenny Oliver
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Sleep

How to get to sleep after an argument, according to the experts

Getting to sleep when you’re angry isn’t easy – but there are things you can do to help.

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Lauren Geall
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Kate Bosworth and Michael Polish
Relationships

Kate Bosworth rewrites the ‘bad breakup’ narrative with a beautiful post

“Our greatest honour has been to experience love like this...”

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Hollie Richardson
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Relationships

‘Reply only’ friends: how to deal with that one mate who never asks about you

Are you always the first to message friends who never return the courtesy? We ask women to share their ‘reply only’ friend experiences and get expert advice.

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Morgan Cormack
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News

Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard just sparked a bathroom debate that couples will relate to

“Now that I have to finish the task you started, I have to do it correctly."

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Hollie Richardson
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Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds attend the 'Final Portrait' New York screening at Guggenheim Museum on March 22, 2018 in New York City. / AFP PHOTO / ANGELA WEISS (Photo credit should read ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images)
Celebrity

Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds make a case for recreating your first date

“If it weren’t for this place, we wouldn’t be together. No joke.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Chloe Gray
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Why you shouldn’t feel guilty if you prioritise your social life over the gym this summer

Post-lockdown life has made prioritising exercise tricky. So don’t do it, says fitness writer Chloe Gray.

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Relationships

That moment just after sex: we explore women’s complex post-coital feelings

We speak to a number of women about their immediate emotions after sex, and the hidden intricacies of a moment in time.

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Kate Demolder
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