Entries by Poorna Bell from 07/2014

Game Of Thrones Wedding: Daenerys Targaryen And Jon Snow Tie The Knot... In Ledbury

Posted 07.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It's not a union you will ever see in the books, but newsflash: Daenerys Targaryen and Jon Snow got married without any bloodshed, wolves or flaying. ...

Naomi Oni, Acid Attack Survivor, Inspires Us All With Her Hopes For Finding Love

Posted 07.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Over 18 months ago, Naomi Oni contemplated killing herself. Her former friend Mary Konye had thrown acid all over her as she walked home from work...

Arianna Huffington: 'We Shouldn't just Compete For Top Jobs, We Should Redesign The World Of Work'

Posted 07.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
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Arianna Huffington on changing the way we think about work and how we define success. ...

I Really Don't Want to Look at My Vagina - Or Yours

| Posted 07.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

I felt really uncomfortable looking at this, and wanted to immediately clamp my hands over my eyes. Then I wondered if the problem was me, not these velfies (or vaggies?) that these women had taken behind closed doors. Perhaps I just had a major problem with close-crop labias, and maybe this was the harbinger of some much deeper body image issue.

Most Bosses May Have Narcissistic Personality Disorder - That Explains A Lot

Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Almost every one of us has had a boss that had no concern for our work-life balance, took great glee in blaming us for their mistakes and took credit ...

Rebekah Tiler Can Weighlift Over 200kg - FYI, She's Only 15

Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Meet Rebekah Tiler, Britain's strongest schoolgirl who can lift almost 20 stone. The mighty teenager can heave a colossal 123kg over her head and h...

Slimmer Re-Married Her Husband To Convince Him 6-Stone Weightloss Wasn't For Another Man

Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A woman’s diet nearly ended in divorce after her husband of 13 years became convinced she was trying to attract a new man - so she remarried him to ...

Man Is Told He's Dumped In The Most Spectacular Fashion

Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Steve Frazer, you've been nabbed. Allegedly, he's been dating two women who found out about each other. They blew up a massive banner and hung it ...

The 6 Things In Your Household That Are Riddled With Germs

Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: you can't un-learn this. Your toothbrush, which has been sitting in its pot all innocent-like, not offending anyone, may have more in com...

How 'Borrow My Doggy' Helps People Going Through Depression, Bereavement And Divorce

Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Borrow My Doggy offers a brilliant service where you can co-opt another person's dog for a few hours. It's genius - like being an aunt or an uncle but...

Reality Makeover Shows Make People Feel Bad About Weight Loss, Says Lecturer

Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Secret Eaters, The Biggest Loser - millions of us tune in to watch these addictive reality TV makeover shows. But a university lecturer is asking ...

The Spoon Facial: Said To Make Your Face Slimmer, But Does It Actually Work?

Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The spoon facial may have sinister undertones - last year we reported that a South Korean mother had been massaging her daughter's face with a spoon f...

Man V Food Star Adam Richman And Professor Green Use #Thinspiration - The Internet Disapproves

Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There are certain events that remind us how much we still have to learn about handling the internet, from Sally Bercow's libelous tweets to trolls tha...

Human Barbie Valeria Lukyanova Has Competition In This Human Doll

Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Human Barbie Valeria Lukyanova has competition - meet Alina Kovalevskaya, a walking, talking, living doll. The 21-year-old has made a splash with ...

Hearing Loss Isn't Detected Soon Enough, Says New Report - What Are The Symptoms?

Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There is an "urgent need" for hearing loss to be detected earlier as the number of people affected is set to soar, a new report suggests. An estima...

Mother Faced Facebook Ban Under 'Pornography' For Posting A Picture Of Her Daughter

Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A photographer mother tried to jokily recreate the famous 'Coppertone' 1950s ad where a girl's bathing suit is being pulled down by a small dog. B...

'Dad Looks Kinda Evil' - Dad Of Four Blames Tattoo Addiction On OCD, The Kids Aren't Fans

Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Colourful Keith Gordon had agonising skins grafts to remove his teen tattoos - only to spend nearly £15,000 redoing them all over his face and body. ...

Multi-Millionaire Philanthropist Worth Over £700 Million Says Money Doesn't Bring You Happiness

Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Those of us not part of the Rich Kids Of Instagram And Snapchat set find it hard to believe that we wouldn't be happier with just a little bit more mo...

This Simple Blood Test Could Predict Alzheimer's Disease Before Symptoms Even Show

Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A simple blood test that can predict the onset of Alzheimer's disease before recognisable symptoms appear could be available in two years, say scienti...

Wondering If You Have A Problem With Alcohol? These Two Questions May Determine That

Posted 07.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most of us have enough drinking experience behind our belts and on our waistlines, to have a) done something really stupid b) woken up full of regrets...

Could A Pill Help Alcoholics With Addiction? NICE Seems To Think So

Posted 07.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Alcoholics should be offered a once-a-day tablet on the NHS to try to help them curb their addiction, health officials have said. The drug nalmefen...

Ebola Virus: How Does The Disease Spread And What Are The Symptoms?

Posted 07.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Following the Ebola virus outbreak that has now killed 400 people in West Africa, an expert has warned that there may be a possibility of it spreading...

Women Are Constantly Hounded To Get Bikini Fit - Do Men Suffer The Same Beach Body Pressures?

Posted 07.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Bikini fit is a plague that arrives in April and continues until August. It appears on the covers of magazines, on the websites you read (although not...

Woman Inspired By Her Sister Took On Strict Vegetarian Diet To Drop 7 Dress Sizes

Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A lot of weight loss stories involve the Atkins, Paleo or Cambridge diet. But one woman, who dropped 10 stone after being inspired by her healthy and ...

Magaluf Girl Giving 24 BJs Isn't the Problem, Our Unhealthy Drink Culture Is

| Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The same people who are pointing the finger at Magaluf Girl most likely aren't any better in the drinking and doing stupid things department. We have a drink culture that wholeheartedly believes in peer pressure and excess, and for some reason, we don't think there is something wrong with that.