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Why do I need everybody to like me? How to stop relying on external validation

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“No, praising a woman for her ‘post-baby body’ is not a compliment”

When will we stop reducing women to their looks?

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Life

Are you suffering from social media anxiety? Here’s how to tell

According to new research commissioned by Stylist, 40% of women feel more anxious after spending time on social media.

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Fearne Cotton’s latest Instagram post is a masterclass in authenticity

And it’s seriously relatable.

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Lauren Geall
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How to be happier: finding the joy in simple, free things

Self-care acts - without a hefty price tag

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5 easy ways to stop comparing yourself to people on social media

Comparing ourselves to the people we follow online isn’t helping anyone.

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Is social media destroying your relationships? Stylist investigates

As it turns out, comparison really is the thief of joy.

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Lauren Geall
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1 in 3 women continue to follow influencers who make them feel worse about themselves

Here’s why that’s a problem.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Doctors issue important message to social media companies, and we couldn’t agree more

Doctors want social media companies to start safeguarding their younger users

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Aiden Wynn
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People

Why are people so shocked that Meghan Markle sweats?

One very normal bodily function, one very abnormal response.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Careers

Suffering from career FOMO? Here’s what to do about it

It’s the busiest day of the year for job searches, which means it’s also the perfect time to reassess your career goals.

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Lydia Smith
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How to use Instagram to boost your career (and land your dream job)

It’s time to make your Instagram account work as hard as you do…

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Kayleigh Dray
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These are the tell-tale signs that your friend is a psychopath

Psychopaths are surprisingly more common than you think.

Life

This heartwarming Twitter campaign is helping people beat loneliness at Christmas

Sarah Millican's #JoinIn campaign has connected thousands of people in need over the festive period.

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Life

From WAGatha Christie to ‘The Dress’: 19 tweets that broke the internet this decade

It’s ..........Rebekah Vardy’s account (and more).

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Diyora Shadijanova
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We need to talk about Taylor Swift and that viral pregnancy tweet

Blessed be the fruit and all that.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

This is why you should avoid Instagram this Christmas

Could you take part in a digital detox? Here’s why this time of year is the perfect time to take a break.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

This is the real impact “Instagram vs. reality” posts have on our mental health

New research has revealed how these types of comparisons could change the way we see our bodies.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

“The moment I realised I was suffering from rejection burnout”

Regular rejection can leave you feeling overwhelmed and agitated. Here's how to handle it.

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Harriet Minter
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Kate Beckinsale just expertly shut down the man who said she was having a “mid-life crisis”

No one is quicker on the draw with a one-liner than Beckinsale.

Life

Millennials are buying more Christmas trees than ever for the most millennial reason

We have two words: social media.

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