Design for Life: How do I stop my daughter having body image issues?
This week, clinical psychotherapist Dr Malie Coyne advises a parent on dealing with the unrealistic expectations of her child who has been exposed to misleading imagery on Instagram
Design for Life: Our teenage son shows increasing signs of OCD
Louize Carroll offers a reader advice on how to help her 16-year-old son who appears to be becoming more anxious and engaging in repetitive behaviours
Mind Full: Why ‘should’ is one of the most dangerous words
In an extract from his new memoir, the radio presenter, comedian and meditation teacher Dermot Whelan looks back on his old habits and why they eventually set him on a path towards meditation
Design for Life: My partner wants to be more adventurous in bed
This week, Dr Caroline West advises a reader and her partner to talk to each other about what they want from their sex life
Design For Life: Can I stop my daughter turning into a mean girl?
This week, psychologist Aisling Leonard-Curtin advises a reader who is worried that her child may be lacking in empathy
Design for Life: My ex uses our children to encroach on my space
This week, a reader asks psychotherapist Siobhan Murray for advice about how to free herself from the oppressive influence of her estranged husband
Design for Life: I’ve become forgetful since I had Covid
Dr Sabina Brennan has advice for a reader who is distressed by recurring episodes of brain fog since contracting Covid some months ago
Design for Life: How do I find the confidence to pursue a meaningful career?
This week a reader who has minor dyslexia asks how they can put their skills to the best use
Design For Life: How can I make my daughter feel less self-conscious?
This week psychotherapist Samantha Carbon advises a parent whose child has experienced weight gain
Root cause: Taking the stigma out of hair loss for men
Male pattern hair loss is something that nearly 80 per cent of men will experience to some degree in their lifetime. On a mission to make each generation of men healthier and happier than the last, Sons is building a lifestyle brand to circumvent the stigma
Design for Life: How do I learn to be single again after a long-term relationship?
It may not feel like it now, but heartbreak can take you on a journey of self-discovery, growth and the way to finding a new you
Design for Life: How can I survive giving a best man’s speech?
Standing up in front of a crowd of people and delivering a witty speech seems like an ordeal, but there are ways to make it much easier
Design for Life: My husband’s son has moved back into our house
This week, a reader asks Dr Malie Coyne for advice about an adult son who has moved back into the family home during Covid and whose behaviour is making her uncomfortable
Design for Life: I don’t know if I like my friend anymore
This week, chartered occupational psychologist Louize Carroll advises a reader on how to tell if a friendship has come to an end
Mind and matter: Acid trips and fitness kicks on the cards for 2021
From sexual wellness to polar challenges, we predict the feelgood trends of this year