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Isolation Handbook

  1. coronavirus
    Is My Chest Tightness Anxiety or the Coronavirus?Psychologists explain how to tell the difference and what to do if you feel short of breath.
  2. health
    Am I Tired Because of Stress or the Coronavirus?There’s more than one kind of fatigue.
  3. coronavirus
    How Long Can the Coronavirus Live on Surfaces?According to the CDC, the risk of contracting COVID-19 from touching a surface is low. Here’s everything we know about how the virus spreads.
  4. always shopping
    12 Stylish Glasses That Will Help With Your Eye StrainUseful now that we’re all staring at screens all day.
  5. science of us
    How (and Why) to Make Yourself a ScheduleFor days when it’s hard to make yourself do stuff.
  6. hot bod
    Maybe Don’t Listen to the News While You Work Out?Your body can only handle one kind of stress at a time.
  7. beauty for one
    How to Whiten Your Teeth at HomeThere are a lot of remedies out there for stained teeth, but only some of them work.
  8. home sweet home
    30 Living-Room Ideas From InstagramIt’s time to switch things up.
  9. my two cents
    How Do I Shop Ethically?There’s no foolproof way to do it, but here are a few things you should think about.
  10. beauty for one
    8 Weird Perfumes to Try in IsolationBecause nobody can smell you anyway.
  11. recommendations
    Now Is the Perfect Time to Memorize a PoemGive yourself over to a rhythm that is not your own.
  12. recommendations
    Give Yourself a TV To-Do ListNow is not the time for endless scrolling through Netflix.
  13. reviews
    Diddy’s Guided Meditation Is … the Best Thing I’ve Ever Heard?I had my doubts. But he helped me find serenity in under ten minutes.
  14. coronavirus
    6 Ways to Volunteer Amid CoronavirusDeliver groceries, help an elderly person with their chores, or volunteer at a food bank.
  15. isolation handbook
    Tonight, Take a Tour of an Actual Egyptian TombThe Egyptian Tourist Board has posted virtual tours of four historic sites, and they are extremely cool.
  16. personal project
    How to Bartend for OneAn idiot’s guide to making a martini.
  17. recommendations
    There’s a New Show About Teen-Witch Soldiers?Motherland: Fort Salem is perfectly absurd for social isolation.
  18. mental health
    Self-Isolation Is a Recipe for DepressionHere’s what I’m doing to get through it.
  19. isolation handbook
    Have You Tried Making Your Own Peeps?A little reminder ahead of a socially-distanced Easter.
  20. advice
    How Do I Wear a Face Mask Without Fogging Up My Glasses?Here are a few methods to attempt.
  21. my two cents
    The Best Way to Worry About Money Right NowFocus on what you can control, even if it’s very little.
  22. relationships
    Esther Perel’s Advice for Couples Under Lockdown”Disasters generally operate as an accelerator in a relationship.”
  23. relationships
    A Therapist’s Advice For Couples Isolating TogetherThanks to tight quarters (and looming existential dread), partners are arguing about everything and nothing at all.
  24. coronavirus
    Is Pickup a Good Option for Getting What You Need?Some small businesses consider it the safest option for both employees and customers.
  25. diy
    How to Make Your Own MaskAnd join the collective effort.
  26. coronavirus
    102 Ways to Give Back During the Coronavirus PandemicWhere to donate masks, money, blood, medical supplies, and more.
  27. ask a boss
    How Am I Supposed to Focus on Work Right Now?Remember, these aren’t normal times.
  28. parenting
    Homeschooling Tips From Actual TeachersThis is not the time for color-coded lesson plans, but there are ways to build a little flexible structure into your days.
  29. relationships
    Dating in CaptivityGo ahead and reinstall Tinder in self-isolation. Or, if that doesn’t work, join a virtual sext bunker.
  30. my two cents
    Is There A Good Money Plan Right Now?It’s time to focus on what you can control.
  31. relationships
    How to Stay Married During a PandemicPartners will fight more than usual. That might not be such a bad thing.
  32. coronavirus
    How Do Our Dogs Feel About This?Can dogs sense our anxiety? And what do they think about us being home all the time? We asked a canine cognition expert.
  33. parenting
    20 of the Best Children’s Books for Uncertain TimesI always love reading to my daughter, but even more now.
  34. ask a boss
    How the Hell Are We Supposed to Work Now?I’m hearing from people who are concerned about all the ways coronavirus and social distancing will impact their jobs.
  35. coronavirus
    How to Get Face Masks to Doctors and Hospitals in NeedMedical professionals are suffering widespread shortages of personal protective equipment as they battle the coronavirus crisis.
  36. love these days
    Time to Take Some NudesA guide to taking a great naked photo, whether or not you own a full-length mirror.
  37. coronavirus
    You Can Still Take a WalkHere’s how to do it safely.
  38. coronavirus
    How to Help Feed New Yorkers During the Coronavirus PandemicThe city’s most vulnerable populations can’t necessarily go grocery shopping.
  39. video games
    12 Women on Their Favorite Video GamesZelda: Breath of the Wild, The Sims 4, and more.
  40. hairy situations
    How to Trim Bangs at Home Without Screwing UpA step-by-step guide with pictures.
  41. coronavirus
    How to Help Animal Shelters During the Coronavirus PandemicFundraising events are canceled and fewer people are adopting. Here’s what we can do.
  42. health
    9 Ways to Work Out at HomeRecommendations from the Cut staff (and a few friends).
  43. coronavirus
    Now Is the Perfect Time to Lower the Parenting BarTrust me: I’m a mom who’s worked from home since the financial crash of 2009.
  44. coronavirus
    Stress Grinding? It Might Be Time to Buy a MouthguardIn times of increased stress, it’s nice to at least not have to worry about the degradation of your teeth.
  45. coronavirus
    10 Ways to Help Others Amid the Coronavirus PandemicCheck in on your loved ones, donate to relief funds, and offer to help your neighbors with groceries.
  46. coronavirus
    How Do I Get Therapy During a Pandemic?Only days ago it felt silly asking for a Skype session, but this may yet become the new normal.
  47. isolation handbook
    Your Phone Is Filthy. Here’s How to Disinfect It.Even without the threat of coronavirus, phones are known to be huge repositories for germs.