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  • Life

    The pill stops you recognising these emotions

    A new study has found that women on the Pill are less likely to detect “complex” emotions like contempt and pride.

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    Emily Baker
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    Long Reads

    Why are we all so obsessed with true crime?

    From Netflix series to compelling podcasts, we can't get enough of true crime. But why?

    Posted by
    Hanna Jameson
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  • Life

    This is what really happens to your brain when you gossip

    Are you a gossip? Science says it could actually be a very good thing...

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • happiness
    Life

    Why it’s high time we stopped focusing on negative news stories

    Breaking: it's not all bad news

    Posted by
    Alix Walker
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    Long Reads

    This is the global secret to happiness

    Having spent five years researching how to be happy, writer Helen Russell has found the answer...

    Posted by
    Helen Russell
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  • mashed potato
    Food

    An ode to the humble mashed potato

    Why the beige food that doesn't make it onto Instagram will always be our favourite

    Posted by
    Penny East
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  • Long Reads

    Beautiful portraits of centenarians show what joy looks like around the world

    Need an instant happiness boost? These touching images are guaranteed to make you smile

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
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  • Life

    Incredibly, this is what happens to your body as you fall in love

    A new study has found the answers we’ve been looking for.

    Posted by
    Susan Devaney
    Published
  • midnight chicken recipes
    Food

    3 gorgeous winter recipes to nourish and soothe your soul

    These recipes from Ella Risbridger's new cookbook, Midnight Chicken, are a balm to all of life's problems

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
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  • Life

    5 easy ways to get a good night sleep from a sleep expert

    Listen to Dr Nerina Ramlakhan…

    Posted by
    Susan Devaney
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