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Why Superdrug’s new period products for “people who menstruate” are so important

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Lauren Geall
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    Books

    32 unmissable audiobooks narrated by your favourite celebrities

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    People

    What we can (and must) learn from Carrie Gracie’s viral resignation video

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    Meghan Markle’s most powerful and inspirational quotes

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People

“Things I wish I’d known about IVF 2 years ago”

My first IVF cycle failed 2 years ago.

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Seetal Savla
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Opinion

“Netflix’s 365 Days is already problematic, and a sequel is the last thing we need”

Writer Almara Abgarian on why a follow up to the popular film is so problematic.

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Almara Abgarian
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Long Reads

Essential advice for anyone worried about being isolated while in a toxic relationship

We’ve spoken to experts and charities about the best way to seek advice and support.

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Erin Cardiff
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Careers

Stop telling women to talk like men – ask men to talk more like women

A viral Twitter thread has explored an “unpopular opinion” about women in the workplace, and it makes a lot of sense.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Lisa Smosarski
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There is no right way to feel during this time

Anxiety, emotions, home schooling and WFH, Editor-in-Chief, Lisa Smosarski shares her thoughts...

Life

Remarkable Women Awards: see inside the winners’ goody bags

Take a look what lies inside.

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Digital Team
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“The 264 million women currently living in conflict are more than just a statistic”

We must give women a platform to tell their stories, says Brita Fernandez Schmidt, Executive Director of Women for Women International UK

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Brita Fernandez Schmidt
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Careers

“How I got my job designing chocolate bars”

Have you designed an M&M to taste like hot cross buns recently? Then you’re seriously missing out...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Long Reads

“Doctors told me my period pains were nothing. Then I collapsed.”

Half of women with endometriosis have suicidal thoughts, and many say the pain has severely impacted their careers, education and relationships.

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Sarah Graham
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People

Empowering quotes by strong women to celebrate International Women’s Day

“There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish.”

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Stylist Team
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Female homicide rises
Life

These statistics on female homicide victims show why we need to pass the Domestic Abuse Bill

“No woman fleeing domestic abuse should be turned away from safety.”

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Heloise Wood
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Chloe Govan
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“I was an ISIS bride who fled the UK for Syria. This is my story”

As Shamima Begum loses her appeal against being stripped of her British citizenship, one woman reveals what it's really like to live as a jihadi bride in Syria.

Long Reads

Why are women diagnosed years later than men for the same diseases?

No, you're not a hypochondriac for being concerned about your body. The gender health gap is real.

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Jennifer Lipman
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Life

Why this seemingly harmless phrase perpetuates sexism in a relationship

Does your male partner say this? Here’s why it’s so problematic.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Why do we think it’s OK to publicly shame women on TV?

Laura Tobin isn’t the only TV meteorologist who has to put up with sexism at work.

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Jessica Rapana
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Life

“Finally, Fleetwood Mac’s Christine McVie is getting the spotlight she deserves”

Overlooked for decades, the group’s most successful singer-songwriter is at long last being recognised.

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

52 of the most iconic female friendships in movies of all time

It's time for a movie night with the best girls on film.

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Stylist Team
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Long Reads

A love letter to all the incredible women we meet in club bathrooms

Three cheers to the unique and unwavering power of female friendship.

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Emily Clarkson
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Kayleigh Dray
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Lily James, Claire Foy & Matt Smith: the real problem with this so-called “love triangle”

It’s time to talk about the overwhelming sexism of this ‘Other Woman’ narrative.

Life

‘Always on’ burnout culture: why you should switch off your emails this weekend

Science says so.

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Emily Reynolds
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