Jean Hailes

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Living a nightmare, but too scared to escape

Psychologist Gillian Needleman explains the signs of coercive control and how to seek help.

Women's Health

Pain 'down there': the different causes and when to seek help

It's not often talked about, but many women experience ongoing pain 'down there'.


We need to talk about loneliness

Feeling lonely is a sign you need to reconnect, and maybe do some things a bit differently.

Women's Health

Move more – good health may be as simple as that

One person's story on the scare that made her put her health first.

Health & Ageing

How to minimise the side effects of menopause

The adage, you are what you eat, is never more true than during menopause.


Iso-baking 101: stay calm and keep baking

These healthy tips mean you can have your cake and eat it too in these difficult times.


The power of positive change – creating new habits

Finding it difficult to break a habit and affect positive change? Here's how to do it …


It’s time to talk about herpes

We're getting better at discussing once delicate topics, now it's time for a candid conversation about


How to have ‘the talk’ with your new partner

How to have ‘the sex talk' with your new partner.


Building positive body image when unrealistic comparisons are everywhere

We present the case for embracing the imperfect - because who isn't?


Regular physical activity good for your sex life

A stronger libido and better orgasms can be attained through regular exercise.


Start your New Year’s resolution in February

Why it pays to start your New Year's resolution in February

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