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    9 incredibly erotic films and TV shows celebrating ‘the female gaze’

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Woman in bed
Wellbeing

“For lots of us, lockdown has been a time of sexual self-discovery”

Sex recession? What sex recession?

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Meena Alexander
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Illustration by Alice Skinner of a woman lying in bed beneath the cloudy night sky
Relationships

Women On Top Of The World: a snapshot of what one woman thinks about during sex

In an extract from a collection of stories by women across the world, Jennifer shares how she feels about sex a few years into her medical transition.

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Jazmin Kopotsha
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Louis Theroux and Alice Levine
TV

Louis Theroux and Alice Levine are teaming up for a new documentary series all about sex

Sex Odyssey will explore what sex and sexuality looks like in the 2020s.

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Lauren Geall
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Woman in bed
Books

“What I learned when I asked women all over the world about their sex lives”

For her new book, Women on Top of the World, author Lucy Anne Holmes asked 51 women from around the globe to tell her the truth about their sex lives.

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Lucy-Anne Holmes
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Jazmin Kopotsha
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What lockdown really did to our sex and love lives

From sexting to attachment theory, No Love Lost explores how 'love' really fared in the last 12 months.

Survival sex
Life

What is survival sex and why are so many women relying on it?

The pandemic is having a disproportionate effect on women in dark ways.

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Hollie Richardson
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Florence Pugh
Entertainment

Florence Pugh has revealed her latest movie role and it is truly wild

The Marvel and Little Women star is set to play a sentient robot who murders its owner in new Apple TV+ series, Dolly.

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Charley Ross
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Women

Chemical pregnancies are common, so why don't we talk about them?

What is a chemical pregnancy, what causes it and are they harmful? We ask a specialist to demystify.

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Alice Porter
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Myha'la Herrold and Marisa Abela in Industry
TV

Industry star Marisa Abela on series two of the BBC’s thrilling drama

Stylist speaks to the star of the high-octane banking drama.

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Helen Bownass
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Bridgerton season 2
TV

The female gaze: Bridgerton’s director on evolving a new type of sex scene

Julie Anne Robinson says she deliberately flipped the way we talk about sex and power.

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Anna Brech
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Sex and the City cast
Life

“What happened when I rewatched every episode of Sex And The City”

We couldn’t help but wonder… does the show still stand up in 2021?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Alice Porter
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What happens to your body if you take the pill without a break?

We look into what the experts say about taking the pill without any breaks, and what this means for our bodies.

Life

Prosecco fans, your favourite tipple has unexpected health benefits

Bottoms up to the bubbles!

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Kayleigh Dray
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TV

“In a year of lockdowns, TV sex has been a lifeline for intimacy”

Providing the visceral sense of lust so many of us are missing in real life.

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Maighna Nanu
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BRIDGERTON (L to R) RUBY BARKER as MARINA THOMPSON in episode 103 of BRIDGERTON Cr. LIAM DANIEL/NETFLIX © 2020
TV

Why Bridgerton is so much more than “Jane Austen with lots of sex”

The sex in this show isn’t just about naughty titillation (though dear god it is hot): it’s about freedom, identity, and a delicious exploration of self.

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Daniela Elser
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Regé-Jean Page as the Duke in Bridgerton
TV

The awkward truth about watching TV sex scenes with your parents

And yes, the carnal action includes period dramas like Bridgerton.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Relationships

Women are having less sex in the lead up to Christmas

The “most wonderful time of the year” may not be the best for our sex lives, experts have found.

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Charley Ross
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BRIDGERTON: FREDDIE STROMA as PRINCE FRIEDERICH, PHOEBE DYNEVOR as DAPHNE BRIDGERTON and REGÉ-JEAN PAGE as SIMON BASSET in episode 104 of BRIDGERTON Cr. LIAM DANIEL/NETFLIX © 2020
TV

Bridgerton’s Phoebe Dynevor talks sex scenes, Stormzy, and other show secrets

Here’s what Phoebe Dynevor – who stars as Daphne Bridgerton in the Regency romance – wants you to know about the must-watch show.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Anna Brech
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Why this emoji sums up dating in the age of Covid-19

All hail the most-used icon on Tinder this year.

slow sex
Life

The 5 questions we kept asking sex therapists during lockdown

Namely, is it normal that we haven’t done it in ages? And how do we start (ahem) doing it again?

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Kayleigh Dray
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