Cancel Culture Trio: Rise of the Digital Dating Scene

Once upon a time, a brand new dating show hit our screens over the summer of 2015. Far from being the first successful dating show, Love Island changed the game. With season 8 airing in June 2022, and seasons showing in over 20 different countries, Love Island has achieved reality-tv gold status. But why are […]

Lifestyle Love & Relationships

The rise of relationships online: is romance reduced to our phones?

Time and time again, couples in long-distance relationships break up over social media: we have seen it with this year’s Love Island winners Amber Gill and Greg O’Shea; and many students recognise it as a common occurrence that signals the end of a relationship. Romantic relationships have involved communication over digital platforms since the latters’ […]

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#ENDSMEARFEAR – The Latest Campaign to Destigmatise Smear Tests

Although recent years have shown some of the lowest figures of incidence of cervical cancer in the UK, according to the Scottish Cervical Screening Programme Statistics, only 7 in 10 women attended their screenings between 2018 and 2019. However, recent efforts from celebrities and organisations this past Sexual Health Awareness Week have aimed to educate […]