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Asexuality can teach us all how to have better relationships, one author says. Here’s how.

Angela Chen’s new book, ‘Ace,’ probes sexuality and the part it plays in our lives

My hair started falling out when I was 20. Now, I’m learning to redefine my idea of beauty.

September is Alopecia Areata Awareness Month

Your guide to making big decisions right now

Advice to help you navigate major choices during on ongoing crisis

They never felt comfortable with the gender binary. The pandemic is giving them time to explore their identity.

‘It really gives you time to sit with yourself’

Group texts, shared tears: RBG’s death puts the power of female friendship on display

‘You need the support of other women’

My baby daughter spent nine days on a ventilator. Here’s how it transformed my marriage.

How did the fear not swallow us up? Would it have, if she had died?

We’re months into social distancing, monotony and isolation. An artist illustrated the passage of time during the pandemic.

Ping Zhu created six illustrations, one for each month from March through August

I looked up an ex during lockdown. He’d died years ago — and it sent me on a desperate search for closure.

On my journey, I spoke with experts about how to better deal with our ‘need for closure’

Disney’s ‘Mulan’ is mired in controversy. Some would-be viewers are facing a difficult choice.

There have been calls to boycott the film

On campus, at home and in limbo: A week in the life of 3 women starting a new school year

We followed three 18-year-olds navigating college in the pandemic