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Black and South Asian women in the UK face this obstacle when trying to land their first job

Posted by
Leah Sinclair
  • A woman in gym clothes smiling
    Workouts

    A new study suggests you can get strong in three seconds – but is it too good to be true?

  • A woman sweating in the gym
    Workouts

    Why does exercise become harder the less you do?

  • A woman diving into a book to symbolise curiosity
    Life

    There are 2 types of curious people – which one are you?

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Link between astrology and narcissism
Astrology

This is what believing in astrology suggests about your personality – and ego

Are we a generation of narcissists, then?

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Priyankaa Joshi
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A woman thinking about conspiracy theories
News

Why do people believe in conspiracy theories? Psychologists have the answer

Eye-opening stuff.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Workouts

Is working out one day a week enough to keep you fit?

We asked the experts if less could actually mean more when it comes to exercise.

Posted by
Florie Mwanza
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A couple after an argument
Relationships

Did lockdown take its toll on your relationship? This exercise could help you reconnect

A new study has revealed how our memories could help our relationships during times of stress.

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Lauren Geall
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Aiden Wynn
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Struggle to make decisions? You might be focusing on the wrong thing

Too much emphasis on end results might be getting in your way

A woman staying at home during the pandemic
Life

Why switching off from the coronavirus news cycle won’t make you less stressed

In fact, a new study suggests doing the exact opposite.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Life

The scientific reason why helping others makes you feel so good

Looking to boost your mood and make a difference? You’ve come to the right place.

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
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Joe from YOU
Life

This is what makes a good liar, according to science

Want to get better at lying? Here’s how the best do it...

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Life

Men are three times “more emotional” at work than women, who knew?

Spoiler: we did.

Posted by
Jessica Rapana
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Life

There’s a scientific explanation behind all your bad (and good) relationship habits

Feel like you’re repeating yourself in each new partnership? Well, there’s a reason for that.

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
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am i an alcoholic
Life

There are 3 types of drinking personalities, and this one’s the most likely to binge

Your alcohol habits might be more predictable than you think.

Posted by
Jessica Rapana
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Jessica Rapana
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Let us (and science) convince you to get out the board games this Christmas

Monopoly, anyone?

Life

Turning on more lights helps us to feel warmer in winter

Step away from the thermostat.

Posted by
Georgie Young
Published
Life

Losing sleep? It could be down to the way you’re using social media

Are you losing sleep over social media, literally?

Posted by
Jessica Rapana
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How practicing mindfulness could help us to overcome our fears
Life

How practising mindfulness could help you overcome your fears

The technique could help us to retrain our brain’s reactions, according to a new study.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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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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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 24: Vanessa Hudgens attend the 2019 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 24, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic)
People

Vanessa Hudgens just got real about going through a quarter-life crisis at 27

Have you hit a crossroads in life? A huge 75% of us do at a certain age – and Vanessa Hudgens is no different.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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The monthly pill could help women who forget to take their daily contraception.
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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Moya Crockett
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“Women are scared to run alone, but running groups are not the answer”

The police have warned women to run in groups to avoid sexual harassment. But why is the responsibility being heaped on us?

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
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