So, this is the best sleeping position for minimizing period pain

Hands up who finds sleeping on their period about a thousand times more difficult than sleeping at any other time of the month?

Thought so.

If you’re not worrying about oversleeping with your tampon in and developing toxic shock syndrome, you’re trying to get your pad in a comfortable position, or bent over in agony with (what seems like) world’s worst cramping.
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Get Team GB’s actual flashing trainers without flashing the cash

So, the Olympics are over, and we can’t quite believe it. It’s been a pretty epic few weeks, and here at MP! we are incredibly proud of how amazingly Team GB fared.

But how exactly do you celebrate winning 67 medals and being placed second overall? Well, the answer’s pretty simple really…DISCO SHOES (obviously). 

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Pokemon GO bath bombs exist and they are probably the best invention ever

After a long, hard day of Pokemon hunting, there’s nothing better than relaxing in a hot bath. But while you’re enjoying said bath, you probably won’t be able to check your phone for that nearby Ponyta.

This can lead to a serious conundrum – do you give your weary legs a long soak and risk missing out, or do you take a quick shower and get back to what you love doing most?

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MP! Top Ten Results: Which girl band stole the No.1 spot from Zayn – Little Mix, M.O or 5H?

You’ve been voting for the MP! Top Ten all week and now’s the time for the results. Let’s see what’s been happening on the official MP! chart this week.

The casualties and near misses:

If you want us to bring back a track next week you can tweet us your selections @maximumpop using the hashtag #MPTopTen. Now let’s get into the top ten!

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Troye Sivan returns home as an international superstar and his Aussie fans are so proud

There is nothing we love more than when someone we have been supporting for years finally gets the recognition they deserve! And that has most definitely happened with all-round lovely dude and singing sensation Troye Sivan.

OMG just saying his name makes us smile.

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We saw him at V fest last weekend and you can watch his full performance right here.

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WIN! Play MP!’s Book Tinder for the chance to win Jessie Jefferson trilogy

That’s right we’re giving you the chance to run off with all THREE books published in Paige Toon’s ‘Jessie Jefferson’ series.

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OMG you will feel so old! Can you believe this child star has turned into a YouTube sensation?

Remember the early days of ‘Britain’s Got Talent’? Dimly, we know. Seems like a thousand years ago that we saw this gap-toothed little princess grace take to the stage to sing a beautiful ballad and made the decidedly more fresh-faced looking Simon, Piers and Amanda smile from ear to ear.

Let’s relive that moment over and over again.

If you ever manage to tear your ears and eyes away from that beautiful little serenade, you’ll wonder exactly why we’re dredging up this old piece of reality TV history from way back in 2007. Almost ten years ago!

Well, it’s because little Connie is now all grown up and released her fifth studio album (FIFTH!), ‘Matters to Me’, back in March.  The now-15 year old has turned herself into a YouTube sensation, posting covers of popular tunes like ‘Let It Go’ from ‘Frozen’ to over a million subscribers.

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