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I feel trapped with no support network but guilty because I’ve created the situation, made all the wrong decisions and let lots of friends down in the process. What next?
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SELF

‘I prioritised my career over my friends – and now I feel like it was all for nothing’

A woman who sacrificed everything for her career finds herself hitting a ceiling – friendless and worried she's…

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BEAUTY

Warped beauty standards are ruining my plan of ageing naturally

Rhona McAuliffe might not be a trained therapist but she does have very big ears, quite a long…

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SELF

Being middle aged, single and childless does not make me some kind of social failure

Rhona McAuliffe might not be a trained therapist but she does have very big ears, quite a long…

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EDITORIAL

‘I can’t enjoy sex as I always feel like I’m about to pass wind’

In our Hit Me Up series, resident agony aunt Rhona McAuliffe offers advice to a reader who is…

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EDITORIAL

‘My low sex drive means my husband is threatening to ‘find it elsewhere”

Agony aunt Rhona McAuliffe shares advice with a reader from Cork, who fears she's not having enough sex…

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SELF

DNA testing shows my sister is actually my half-sister. How can I tell her?

DNA testing threatens to break up a family in this heartfelt reader letter Dear Rhona, Inspired by one…

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‘My needy rescue dog is ruining my sex life’

A dog who gets separation anxiety is causing real problems for this reader Dear Rhona, I’ve been seeing…

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My chronic illness is driving my husband away

Dear Rhona, I’ve been living with a chronic illness for nearly five years now. I was diagnosed after…

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Menopause has turned my life upside down, is that normal?

Dear Rhona, I’m 51 years old and am bang in the middle of my menopause. I never expected…

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My job is driving me, and my relationship, into the ground. Should I leave?

Rhona McAuliffe offers advice to a reader who can't find work-life balance.  Dear Rhona, I’ve always been ambitious.…

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‘I don’t love my husband, but he’s a kind man. Should I leave him?’

Our resident agony aunt has some advice for a woman who is craving a new life.  Dear Rhona,…

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EDITORIAL

Is it possible to have a healthy relationship and sleep in separate rooms?

In her Hit Me Up column, our resident agony aunt Rhona McAuliffe helps a reader with a problem.…

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