Lifestyle & Health

Lifestyle & Health

Why we owe it to ourselves to spend some quiet time alone every day

In 2016, the Harvard biologist emeritus and naturalist E.O. Wilson (TED Talk: Advice to a young scientist) published Half-Earth: Our Planet’s Fight for Life,…
Lifestyle & Health

Life with or without Vices?

These days it seems like everyone is dropping their vices. Both the wellness and self-improvement movements have ignited a culture…
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Electroshocks to religious ‘cure camps’: Survivors of gay conversion therapy

“It’s wrong… it’s totally unacceptable. I’m an example of the enormous damage that it can do to people.” That was…
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Which STIs Can You Actually Get From Oral Sex?

It’s no question that sex education in the UK is abysmal (although still far better than most countries..), but there’s…
Lifestyle & Health

You’re doing your weekend wrong

Just because you didn’t work last weekend doesn’t mean you had a good weekend. White-collar workers are logging longer hours…
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The difference between a snafu, a shitshow, and a clusterfuck

Let’s say the situation at work is not good. The project (or product, or re-org, or whatever) has launched, and…
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A Lovely Way To Talk To Kids About What It Means To Come Out

The latest episode of a powerful LGBTQ educational YouTube series for kids is tackling a quintessential part of being queer:…
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Ghosting, Caspering and six other new dating terms

In an age of dating apps, read receipts and socially acceptable stalking, a whole new confusing lingo has emerged. Most…
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The Jet-Setters Guide to Staying Fit on the Fly

For any gym bunny or muscle queen, there’s nothing more earth-shattering than checking into a hotel and finding there’s nary…
Lifestyle & Health

How To Get Over Someone You Never Dated

Nowadays, with the fast paced dating apps in an era of rapid-fire non-relationships and casual half-encounters, more and more people…