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  • Narcissistic relationships: how to identify the 4 subtle steps a narcissist takes before invading your life
    Relationships

    These are the 4 subtle steps a narcissist will take before invading your life

  • Relationship psychology: a neuropsychologist explains why feeling bored in your relationship isn’t a bad thing
    Relationships

    Why feeling bored or jealous in your relationship is completely normal

  • Friend detoxes: should you be decluttering the old friendships in your life?
    Family & Friends

    Want to ‘declutter’ your friendships? Here’s how to go about it

Latest Stories

Dating: why do people get so competitive on dates?
Dating

Why it’s time to stop dating the person that’s done everything

“It was all about showing how much better he was than me.”

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Amy Beecham
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Psychology: the rise of ‘trauma dumping’, and how to handle it when a friend overshares
Relationships

“Trauma dumping” is the toxic trend we need to watch out for in our friendships

“Your friends are not your therapist.”

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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A couple stood back to back
Relationships

This viral tweet highlights why toxic behaviour isn’t always obvious

“People dim your light in such small ways.”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Relationship red flags: how to spot them, and understand when they’re amber flags
Dating

How to tell a relationship red flag from an amber one – and what to do about them

Is it the ick or a toxic behaviour?

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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Kayleigh Dray
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What is toxic martyrdom, and is it making your workplace hell?

It’s having a huge impact on our emotional wellbeing – so what can we do about it?

Friendship: why being the “thick-skinned” friend can feel like a curse
Opinion

“Why being the thick-skinned friend feels like a curse to me”

“It’s not an excuse to use me as your emotional dumping ground”

Posted by
Amy Beecham
Published
Colleagues in an office
Careers

Difficult work colleagues? Here are 6 ways to deal with toxic teammates

“Many teams have someone who makes things more difficult than they need to be.”

Posted by
Pam Hamilton
Published
Simon and Daphne in Bridgerton on Netflix
TV

13 TV couples everyone loves that are actually super toxic

You better believe that Ross and Rachel made the list (sorry not sorry).

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
A cup of tea
Relationships

“The very best piece of advice I’ve ever been given about finding love”

Stylist readers reveal the hard-won wisdom that has transformed their attitude to relationships.

Posted by
Alice Barraclough
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narcissist red table talk jada pinkett smith
Entertainment

Jada Pinkett-Smith discusses how to spot a narcissist (and what to do about it)

We all know one...

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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Life

Could you be in the toxic cycle of a push-pull relationship?

We spoke an expert about how to deal with this classic power dynamic.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Anna Brech
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This is why you’re really fighting with your partner, according to a psychologist

The little things might well be bigger issues.

cheating on partner
Life

Women are sharing the “funniest” excuses they’ve been given for cheating

And they are infuriating.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Toxic relationship
Life

The real reason we stay in relationships that are bad for us

It’s time to take off those rose-tinted glasses…

Posted by
Megan Murray
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