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A Transgender Man Has Given Birth To His First Baby

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A 34-year-old transgender man, who documented his pregnancy on social media, has given birth to his first baby. He is among the few transgender men in the world to give birth...

Blogger Tells People "It's Cool To Be Real" In Honest Instagram Pic Of Her Stomach Fat

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Blogger Tells People "It's Cool To Be Real" In Honest Instagram Pic Of Her Stomach Fat

Fenella Scarlett McCall doesn't care much for misleading Instagram pics. She also doesn't care much for the more traditional rules of losing weight. All Fenella wants to do is...

New Mums Rejoice! A Breastfeeding Cafe Is Opening

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Getting a crying baby to calm down can be challenging at the best of times but when you know all the baby needs is some milk but you're too afraid to breastfeed in public, it...

Ordering An Angel Shot Could Literally Save Your Life On A Dodgy Date

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Thanks to the rise of match-making apps such as Tinder, Bumble, Happen etc. you have the 'luxury' of securing a date every night of the week until the end of time if you so desire...

'Cellulite Saturday' Is The New Body-positive Instagram Trend Calling Bullsh*t On Beauty Ideals

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / 'Cellulite Saturday' Is The New Body-positive Instagram Trend Calling Bullsh*t On Beauty Ideals

Smother yourself in X cream, do Y butt-toning exercise - As women, we're constantly promised we can (and should) banish cellulite forever with this miracle cream or that foolproof...

Next Time You Compare Yourself To an Instagram Bod, Remember This

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​It’s no urban myth most social-media users facilitate various online platforms to promote an edited version of their everyday lives. Not-so-humble brags clutter Instagram and...

Lily Bevan and Sally Phillips Are Creating Fun Female Characters In New Comedy Series 'Talking To Strangers'

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Lily Bevan and Sally Phillips Are Creating Fun Female Characters In New Comedy Series 'Talking To Strangers'

Female comedy continues to going from strength to strength but, as Lily Bevan laments, she is tired of playing "The Girlfriend"; atypical, one-dimensional characters created for...

Why Crying At Work Isn't A Big Deal From Someone Who Knows

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Lena Dunham and Gloria Steinem recently came out as office criers in this week's Lenny Letter, making women all over the world rejoice and sing 'It's my office and I'll cry if...

This Guy Rocks A Pink Tutu To Support His Cancer-suffering Wife & It's Brilliant

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / This Guy Rocks A Pink Tutu To Support His Cancer-suffering Wife & It's Brilliant

When Bob Carey's wife was diagnosed with cancer in 2003, he wanted to find a way to support his wife whilst also making people laugh. For him, The Tutu Project was the perfect...

This Girl Shames Disgusting Online Creeps In The Best Way

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How do you deal with a decade of sexist and racial abuse from trolls, fetishists and general sleazebags? You publicly shame them, that's what. High five to the girl with the violin...

Black Dot Campaign Gives New Hope For Victims Of Domestic Abuse

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This campaign made by an unknown survivor of domestic abuse has raised awareness on the subject of emotional, physical and sexual violence by drawing a small black dot on the...

People Are Tearing Down Gender Stereotypes With The #MasculinitySoFragile Hashtag

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The #MasculinitySoFragile hashtag is trending on Twitter, and it's brilliant. The hashtag highlights the downsides and pitfalls of toxic masculinity, and aims to prove that expressing...

This Plus-size Model Bravely Confronted A Man Who Sent Fat-shaming Texts About Her

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For 'every men are the worst' story there's a 'women are the best' story to restore our faith. This latest viral tale of body-shaming involves elements of each and both parties...

This Woman's Daughter Called Her Fat And She Responded In The Most Inspirational Way

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We all know that when it comes to kids, they're our harshest critics. They have no filter, and when they say something, my god do they mean it. Like us, kids sometimes say things...

This Model Gave Up Living On '500 Calories A Day' To Embrace Her Natural Curves

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / This Model Gave Up Living On '500 Calories A Day' To Embrace Her Natural Curves

When food is life it's hard to imagine restricting your calorie intake or denying yourself of your fave snacks, but that's the sad reality for lots of models today, who need to...

This Woman Was Forced To Leave Her Apartment Pool For Wearing A Swimsuit

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And today in bullsh*t us women have to put up with: this 20-year-old woman was ejected from her own apartment's communal pool for wearing a one piece swimsuit, because "there...

The Hottest Summer Trend Is The Visible Belly Outline, And Here's The Proof

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / The Hottest Summer Trend Is The Visible Belly Outline, And Here's The Proof

While social media may have its flaws when it comes to promoting body confidence ('fit fam' ab spam anyone?) sometimes we can rely on it for the body positive boost we all need...

This Girl Dumped Her Jerk Boyfriend After He Commented On Her 'Cellulite' In Bikini Pic

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / This Girl Dumped Her Jerk Boyfriend After He Commented On Her 'Cellulite' In Bikini Pic

The sign of a good boyfriend is being able to wear anything in front of them and they still think you look great. You could be wearing a bin bag, tied round the waist with some...

This Model Was Sacked For Being On Her Period And It's Not Okay

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Our monthly curse, also known as periods, are never easy to deal with at the best of times but spare a thought for Rachel Rickert. The model was unfairly shamed and fired from...

This Woman Posted A Powerful Photo To Show The Reality Of Depression

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This Mental Health Awareness Week, we're shining the spotlight on those encouraging us to talk about our mental health as we all know that a problem shared is a problem halved...