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  • We are so preoccupied with searching for red flags in relationships that we miss the green ones
    Opinion

    We need to shout about ‘green flags’ in relationships as well as red ones

  • Tom Meighan
    Life

    The Tom Meighan case shows why the way we talk about domestic abuse is so important

  • Coronavirus UK: The pandemic isn’t over just because we’re bored of it
    Life

    The pandemic isn’t over just because we’re bored of it

Latest Stories

Strong Women

Is TikTok the new wellness platform?

Hiding behind the choreographed dances and Kardashian lip syncs, there’s a huge wellbeing community.

Posted by
Jessica Harris
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Black Lives Matter memorial sign at the site of where George Floyd was killed by white police officers
Opinion

Black Lives Matter protests: “I can’t bring myself to post a photo of George Floyd on Instagram”

Why one woman is struggling to mourn another black person killed by a white police officer on social media.

Posted by
Jazmin Kopotsha
Published
A woman working out
Strong Women

How lockdown pressure is affecting our fitness goals

Is pressure to exercising during lockdown putting you off from moving in the first place?

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
Published
Nurses
Life

In the age of coronavirus, NHS nurses are (quite rightly) our new A-list

Celebrity updates? Forget ‘em. Nowadays, nurses and healthcare workers are the internet’s heroes.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
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Lauren Geall
Published

Comparison culture was already rife. Lockdown has made it 10x worse

We know it’s bad for us – so why do we keep doing it?

Life

“I didn’t expect to get FOMO from 5K Instagram challenges but, here we are”

Has being chosen to run 5k or down a pint become the new proof of popularity?

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
People on their phones GETTY
Life

What’s with all the viral tag challenges on social media?

From “until tomorrow” to “run five, donate five, tag five,” social media is on fire with viral challenges. But why?

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
TikTok
Opinion

Is TikTok the perfect antidote to isolation?

The app is more popular than ever.

Posted by
Natasha Preskey
Published
Lisa Smorsaki Editor
People

“Just getting through this is enough”

Stylist Editor-in-Chief, Lisa Smosarski on social media self-isolation pressures.

Posted by
Lisa Smosarski
Published
Lots of bread rolls
Life

The psychology behind our lockdown baking obsession

From sourdough starter stories to milk loaf livestreams, social media is awash with people making, baking and raving about bread.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Rachel Ama Vegan chef
People

Stuck for meal ideas, would you join an Instagram live cook along?

Vegan recipe creator, Rachel Ama brings meal inspiration to your screens during isolation.

Posted by
Digital Team
Published
Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published

Why Gogglebox is so important in the age of Covid-19

Who knew Gogglebox would prove the ultimate antidote to all this uncertainty?

Life

Soft ghosting is the online dating trend that just won’t quit

We now have a name for this all-too-familiar behaviour.

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
lonely christmas
Long Reads

Feeling lonely? Here’s how to beat the 4 types of loneliness

Over nine million Brits say they feel lonely. Here, an expert shares her advice.

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
Zoom toilet poor jennifer
Life

The dark subtext to that viral #PoorJennifer video

PSA: don't post your colleagues' embarrassing Zoom moments on social media.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Life

Are these obscure dating trends getting worse while we self-isolate?

Coronavirus is changing the way we date, but old habits die hard.

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
Lisa Smorsaki Editor
People

“A toast to our remarkable women”

Lisa Smosarski expresses that despite social distancing, let’s raise a virtual glass to the remarkable women out there.

Posted by
Lisa Smosarski
Published
Coronavirus tweets and memes to share
Life

Coronavirus memes and tweets you should be sharing to combat fake news

Because memes really can prevent the spread of misinformation.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
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Charley Ross
Published

“Why I love WhatsApp voice notes – through good times and bad”

I love the soothing familiarity of my friends' voices.

Coronavirus patient reveals what it’s really like to fight Covid-19 disease in your 20s
Life

Coronavirus patient reveals reality of fighting the disease in your 20s

Bjonda Haliti’s incredible Twitter thread has been shared over 162K times and counting.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published