Entries by Sarah O'Meara from 10/2012

Feminist Author Hanna Rosin Predicts 'The End Of Men' (POLL)

Posted 10.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

At a time when British women are feeling the pain of the recession more than men, American feminist author Hanna Rosin has provided a much needed shot...

Spotless Homes Don't Help Prevent Allergies Suggests Study

Posted 10.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A rise in allergies is not caused by being too clean but by losing touch with mostly harmless organisms which scientists call "old friends", a study h...

Win £350 Of Playtex Lingerie And Jo Malone Goodies

Posted 10.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle
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With the last days of summer well and truly behind us, it’s time to start thinking about our winter wardrobes. Wearing the right lingerie gives t...

Snake Venom Could 'Aid Pain Relief'

Posted 10.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Pain relieving compounds as strong as morphine have been extracted from the venom of the black mamba, one of the world's deadliest snakes. Injectin...

Aspirin May Slow Cognitive Decline In Older Women At Risk Of Heart Disease

Posted 10.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Daily low dose aspirin could slow the decline in brain power among elderly women at high risk of heart disease, indicates observational research publi...

Heavy Coffee Consumption Could Lead To Vision Loss, Study Suggests

Posted 10.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A new study suggests caffeinated coffee drinkers should limit their intake to reduce their chances of developing vision loss or blindness. Accordin...

Weekly #LoveLifestyle Twitter Competition: Success Or Your Money Back Book

Posted 10.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

HuffPost UK Lifestyle like to treat our lovely readers and so we've launched a shiny new Freebie Friday twitter sweepstake to give you the chance to w...

19 Ways To Move More At The Weekend (PICTURES)

Posted 10.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Yes, it might be tempting to stay indoors and fall asleep in front of the television once the nights start to draw in. But don't let dark evenings lul...

Bone Cancer Often 'Misdiagnosed' By Doctors, Charity Warns

Posted 10.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A dangerous form of bone cancer is often being misdiagnosed by GPs as growing pains, a charity has warned. Just 42% of people who develop osteosarc...

Nigella Lawson Diet: Twitter Queen Posts 'Portion Control' Pictures

Posted 10.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Nigella's fans could be forgiven for struggling to understand how the cooking queen keeps her wrap-dress body so happily curvy, while making up desser...

Magnets Kill Cancer Cells In Laboratory Tests

Posted 10.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A magnetic method of killing cancer cells has been developed by scientists. The technique uses a magnetic field to flip a "self-destruct" switch in...

Daily Brisk Walk Could Halve Risk Of Heart Attack And Stroke (PICTURES)

Posted 10.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Brisk walks can reduce the risk of a heart attack or stroke by half, research has found. Scientists say it is the intensity rather than the duratio...

Could Eating Tomatoes Lower Your Stroke Risk?

Posted 10.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Eating tomatoes and tomato-based foods is associated with a lower risk of stroke, according to new research. The study found that people with the h...

Hormone Replacement Therapy Reduces Risk Of Heart Attack, Study Suggests

Posted 10.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT) during the menopause can reduce the risk of heart failure and heart attacks, a study has suggested. And re...

Scary Beautiful: Model Walks At 90 Degree Angle In Backward High Heels (PICTURES)

Posted 10.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

There are many things that women can't do in high heels. But up until this point, they've mostly been able to stand up straight -- even if that does i...

American Blogger Allison Tate Puts Camera-Shy Mums In The Picture

Posted 10.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
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When mother-of-four Allison Tate admitted that she didn't want to have her photo taken with her son, the reaction to her HuffPost blog last Saturday w...

Testosterone Makes Men Lie Less, Study Suggests

Posted 10.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle

High levels of testosterone might make men more trustworthy, a study has found. The male hormone, which boosts libido and builds muscle, is often a...

Do You Know The Difference Between Teasing And Sexual Harassment? (PICTURES)

Posted 10.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle

As broadcasters, hospital workers and members of the public line up to voice their concerns about TV presenter Jimmy Savile's behaviour towards vulner...

Travel: Are These The Best Hotel Rooftop Views Ever? (PICTURES)

Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

As cities swell to the size of mini countries, a spectacular hotel rooftop has become a staple of cool hotels across the world. Yes, we still love...

Sitting Increases Health Risks Suggests Study (PICTURES Best Standing Desks)

Posted 10.15.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Office staff should take a stand for health by refusing to sit down at meetings and moving their work station to the nearest filing cabinet, according...

Upper Age Limits For Surgery Cause 'Needless Deaths' Warn Experts

Posted 10.15.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Thousands of elderly patients are needlessly dying because they are being denied treatment on the grounds of their age, a report has found. Surgica...

Should Smoking In Your Own Car Be Banned? (TIPS For Quitting)

Posted 10.15.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Researchers have backed a proposal to ban smoking in private cars after they found that the habit produces pollutants which could be harmful to passen...

4 Ways To Avoid Post-Menopause Weight Gain (TIPS/PICTURES)

Posted 10.16.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Earlier this year, a study suggested that losing weight becomes substantially more difficult for women post-menopause. Natural declines in energy e...

1.2 Million Women Over 65 Will Live With Breast Cancer By 2040, Experts Predict

Posted 10.16.2012 | UK Lifestyle

The number of pensioners living with breast cancer is set to quadruple by 2040, researchers at King's College London have said. In less than three ...

Vegetarians May Live Longer Than Meat Eaters, Study Results Suggest

Posted 10.16.2012 | UK Lifestyle

According to the preliminary results of a decade-long study, the vegetarian habits of religious group the Seventh-Day Adventists could cause the commu...