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Sarcasm can boost creativity (yeah, really)

Sarcasm may be the lowest form of wit, but psychologists have found that it makes people more creative.

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How much water to drink?

Your body will tell you how much water you need, but don't overdo it or ignore the alerts, writes Alexandra Phelan.

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Spoiler alert: Jack Reacher survives

The unspoken bargain: we pretend not to know the hero survives in exchange for an exciting read.

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Let's stop talking about women's sex appeal
July 31 2015 at 12:18

The media needs to stop obsessing over women's beauty, says Suzannah Weiss.

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How the British royals affect births
July 31 2015 at 08:26

Research suggests that births, marriages and deaths in the Royal Family have a 'significant impact on everyday life' .

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Gardening guide will bring immense joy
July 31 2015 at 08:25

This book will get you loving your patch of earth, writes Allison MacDonald.

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'My boyfriend teases me about sex pics'
July 31 2015 at 06:31

Virginia Ironside asks a women if she really wants to be with a man who would "tease" her about intimate pictures.

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Getting married? Get a hashtag
July 30 2015 at 13:05

The hashtag has quickly become a standard part of millennial matrimony, writes Sarah Frier.

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'Don't be insulted in church'
July 30 2015 at 13:07

Steven Petrow tells a Catholic lesbian woman to stand up for her family against a homophobic bishop.

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Ways sparkling water is bad for you
July 30 2015 at 13:07

Is fizzy water as good for us as we think? Mandy Francis talks to the experts.

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The pleasure of frozen peas - recipes
July 30 2015 at 13:06

Frozen peas are as good as fresh, says Angela Day. Keep a bag handy to whip up these tasty dishes.

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Lazy? Compound 14 is for you
July 30 2015 at 12:03

Want to get the benefits of exercise without the sweat? Research gives a glimpse of what may be possible....

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What's behind the name of the Birkin bag?
July 30 2015 at 11:49

How did actress Jane Birkin end up with a bag named after her and why does it remain so coveted?

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