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A third of people feel relieved when a friend cancels on them, according to a new YouGov survey.
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Do you feel relieved when a friend cancels plans? You’re not alone

New research has shown how many of us feel secretly pleased when a friend bails on us.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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“This rule helped me gain control over my impossibly busy social calendar”

Social burnout is often accepted as an inevitable consequence of party season – but it doesn't need to be that way.

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Poorna Bell
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Is teleophobia affecting your social life?

Does the thought of committing to plans fill you with dread? We speak to an anxiety expert to find out why.

Posted by
Lizi Petty
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