Mar 26, 2015
After years spent avoiding museums and sprinting tearfully past antique shops, Dotty Winters explains how she learned to stop worrying and love* taxidermy. (*tolerate)
Jan 22, 2015
Jenny Bede is running the London Marathon – again. She’s going to be sharing the joys and the pain of the whole experience. This week it’s mostly the pain.
Jan 21, 2015
Breast cancer is by far the most common form of cancer in women, which is why it’s crucial to keep an eye (and your hands) on your mammaries. Dr Josephine Fagan gives us the lowdown.
Mar 11, 2015
One-time couch potato Jen Offord is now a fully fledged sportsaholic. In the spirit of #thisgirlcan she’s trying out different activities for Standard Issue. This week she’s topping out.
Feb 25, 2015
Nat Luurtsema’s life changed forever after a trip to the GUM clinic. Well, maybe not forever.
Dec 02, 2014
In this biscuit instalment, biscuity beauty Pippa Evans faces up to a Beast in a drama she’s tagged The Chin And I.
Dec 01, 2014
To mark AIDS Awareness Week, we asked Dr Josephine Fagan to give Standard Issue readers the facts about HIV and AIDS.
Nov 17, 2014
To mark Anti-Bullying Week, Alice Fleetwood, explores the often devastating impact of workplace bullying and offers advice on how to deal with it.
Oct 21, 2014
Still baring her biscuity visage to the world, this week Pippa Evans has to very patiently explain why wearing makeup isn’t about attracting suitors to a bloke who thinks “I still would!” is some kind of compliment.
Oct 17, 2014
Comedian and writer Pippa Evans is currently going without makeup for 100 days, making her the perfect person to chat to ace beauty writer Sali Hughes.