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Couple
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.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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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.

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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.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The morning after pill
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.

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Susan Devaney
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Life

10 hidden benefits of coffee, according to science

Go on, pour yourself another.

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Stylist Team
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Life

Taking multiple selfies fuels this dubious character trait

Brace yourselves for the results of an eye-opening new study

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Anna Brech
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Careers

These are the buzzwords annoying your colleagues in 2018

Seem familiar?

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Susan Devaney
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Life

Scientists now think this could be the key to a good night’s sleep

We're listening

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Susan Devaney
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Life

The one tell-tale sign of a narcissist

(It's not what you would expect)

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Anna Brech
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Susan Devaney
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The surprising impact a 10-minute walk can have on your brain

And there’s science to back it up.

Travel

Why are Londoners so arrogant? Understanding the big city dweller

Have you encountered "low-level London dickheadedness"?

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Anna Brech
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Life

Why failure may actually be the secret to long-term success

There really is a silver lining to coming second...

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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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Long Reads

How an intense friendship can make you lose your sense of self

A new study has found that close relationships can be damaging to your identity

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

How checking emails after work affects your mental health and relationships

You've got mail...

Posted by
Susan Devaney
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Careers

Why you might irrationally hate the ‘nice person’ in the office

Sometimes, it doesn’t pay to be a do-gooder…

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Susan Devaney
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Books

This is the incredible way your body reacts to an audiobook

Listen and weep.

Posted by
Susan Devaney
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Susan Devaney
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This is the best way to get over your ex, according to science

Because break-ups are hard.

Life

The most common lies told on dating apps, according to a new study

Interesting...

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Susan Devaney
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