Entries by Sarah O'Meara from 09/2012

Experts Warn Electronic Cigarettes Can Damage Lungs

Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

New research has shown that despite electronic cigarettes being marketed as a potentially safer alternative to normal cigarettes, they are still causi...

Will Gold Medals Equal Riches For London 2012 Winners? (PICTURES)

Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Team GB have been medalling like crazy during the past five weeks, but where will those pieces of gold take their owners? According to sports marke...

Roller Derby: The Next Olympics Sport For Women?

Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Find out why Phoebe from The Flick.com wants is wants to see a 'Rollympics'.....

Frozen Embryos 'More Successful Than Fresh' For IVF Preganancies

Posted 09.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Frozen embryos are more likely to produce successful, complication-free IVF pregnancies than those that are fresh, research suggests. Using stored ...

Research Reveals Women Perceive Colour Better Than Men (PICTURES)

Posted 09.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

If you've ever been shopping with a man, you won't be surprised by this piece of research. When researchers from the City University of New York c...

Bride Napping: Romanian Wedding Day Tradition Takes Off (VIDEO)

Posted 09.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

While British brides and grooms are tested by their friends on their Hen and Stag night, Romanian wedding guests prefer to wait until the couple has t...

'Big Brother' Care Homes For The Elderly On Trial

Posted 09.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A benign "Big Brother" house that watches over its old, disabled or vulnerable residents is undergoing trials in the UK. About a dozen homes in Sco...

Active Lifestyle Helps Reduce Chance Of Breast Cancer, Say Charity

Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

An active lifestyle such as doing housework, brisk walking and gardening helps to reduce the chance of getting breast cancer, new research shows today...

Study Links Sleep Apnoea With Increased Risk Of Cancer Death

Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Sleep apnoea has been associated with increased cancer mortality in a new study. Over 5,600 patients from seven different sleep clinics in Spain we...

Fish Oil 'Improves Muscle Strength' Research Suggests

Posted 09.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A combination of fish oil and visits to the gym can help ageing muscles stay strong, research suggests. Women pensioners following the advice in a ...

Emotional Infertility: Study Reveals Pain Of Single Women Not Having Children

Posted 09.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

According to a new report on modern motherhood, women who have difficulty conceiving a child are not the only ones to suffer the effects of infertili...

Reading Tablet In Bed May Cause Insomnia By Suppressing Melatonin

Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Exposure to back-lit electronic devices, such as tablets, before bedtime could lead to sleeplessness, suggests a new study. A two-hour exposure to ...

One In 200 May Be Clinically Addicted To Food, Say Experts

Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Around one in 200 people could be clinically addicted to food, experts believe. Scientists are investigating the possibility that in some cases ove...

Are These The 50 Healthiest Foods In The World? (PICTURES)

Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

It seems like every day a new survey appears telling us that red wine is either good, or bad, for us. Or chocolate is wonderful for our health -- but ...

US Dating Manual Explains Why You're Not Married.. Yet (PICTURES)

Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Remember that refreshing moment when He's Just Not That Into You hit the dating scene? Humour reentered the dating scene, washing away The Rules wi...

Fatty Food Might Cause Brain Damage, Suggests Research

Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Brain damage caused by fatty food might be one reason why people who habitually over-eat find it so hard to lose weight, scientists have said. New ...

Frankenstein's Dream: Electricity Could Be Used To Regrow Limbs

Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Experiments with echoes of Frankenstein suggest electricity could one day be used to regenerate tissue and regrow lost limbs. Scientists believe el...

Cannabis Use May Increase Risk Of Testicular Cancer - But Cocaine Decreases It

Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A new study has reported a link between smoking weed and an increased risk of developing testicular cancer According to a new study from the Univer...

Travel: Top 50 Floating Holidays Around The World (PICTURES)

Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
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At first glance, this house appears to have simply detached from the mainland and floated away. However, the Utter Inn ('Otter' in English) is a ...

Cure For Colds And Flu? Oral Antiseptic Spray Kills 99.9% Of Airborne Germs

Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A new oral antiseptic spray that is effective in killing 99.9% of infectious airborne germs could be the answer to fighting colds and flu, claim a res...

Wine Better For Vessels Than Vodka, Study Suggests (Plus A-Z Of Heart Health)

Posted 09.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle

In a new study that may influence farmers more than health enthusiasts, American scientists noted that pigs with high cholesterol fared better on diet...

Hay Fever Vaccine Raises Hope For Allergy Treatments, Scientists Claim

Posted 09.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle

As summer arrives, so do itchy eyes, sneezing fits and weekly shops for antihistamines to help hay fever sufferers survive their pollen allergies. ...

McDonald's Kid-Friendly ‘Five-A-Day Drink' Advert Cleared By Watchdog

Posted 09.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A fizzy drink targeted towards children and sold by McDonalds has been cleared of misrepresenting its health 'five-a-day' claims. According to the ...

Bag A Bloke: Window Shopping For Ladies As Dating Website Goes On Tour

Posted 09.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

French online dating website has given a whole new meaning to the term "try before you buy". AdopteUnMec.com is embarking on a tour around France w...

60,000 Waiting List For £30 Avon Cream With 'Miracle Molecule'

Posted 09.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

It's impossible to believe. And until one of our friends *swears* by it we won't. But, according to Avon, there's a miracle molecule on the loose, rea...