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Derek Chauvin's guilty verdict will never bring me peace


I've had an anxiety disorder since I was a kid. The pandemic made it feel like a mental illness for the first time.


I'll never buy the Nutribullet, three lamps, and air fryer in my online shopping cart. They make me feel better anyway.



After years of dieting, I finally stopped obsessing over my weight — and lost 20 pounds


I returned to NYC, where I lived before the pandemic, and it made me realise there's no place I'd rather call home


Bon Appétit is facing internet backlash and hundreds of one-star reviews for its version of the traditional Haitian dish soup joumou



The preemie babies of the pandemic


A magazine publisher admits it was 'racist' of him to get a white man to read out a Black female professor's essay, using a stereotypical accent


What life is like for Ivy League students spending their pandemic gap years interning, camping, and doing "nothing"


As an obese woman, I felt it was important that I exercise during my pregnancy. New research suggests I was right.


I dropped everything to move to London and Sydney. 'Emily in Paris' totally misses the magic of living abroad as an American.


College weekends were once full of keg stands and hookups. Now, students are bored, lonely, and trapped in their dorm rooms.



Chipotle's new 'cuffing season' menu is a direct affront to me, a person who has been single for 13 months, 19 days, and 23 hours


Inside the hyper-vigilant life of an international student at Stanford, where a positive COVID-19 test could mean a ticket home


Zoom nights, no parties, and a $1,000 bill: What it's like to belong to a college sorority during the pandemic


Female college athletes from across the US say they have been bullied, manipulated, and psychologically abused by their coaches



As a dancer, Christine D'Ercole was told her thighs were 'too big.' Now, they're the Peloton instructor's superpower.


I returned to London, where I lived before the pandemic, and it made me realise I'm in no hurry to move back


At age 27, I found out I have a 44% chance of developing breast cancer. Here's how I'm dealing with the specter of a diagnosis.


Tayla Parx has quietly shaped modern pop music. Her new album is her biggest statement yet.