Entries by Sarah O'Meara from 02/2013

Chrysalis Transgender Lingerie Designed With Full-Cup Inserts And Tuck-In Panties (PICTURES)

Posted 02.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

When global fashion brand Benetton announced their new advertising campaign would feature a Brazilian transgender model earlier this month, the pictur...

91-Year-Old Chinese Grandfather Caught During Prostitution Raid

Posted 02.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Whether you're buying or selling, the age of the global sex market appears to be growing older, recent reports suggest. Following the arrest of a ...

Sleep Of The Beloved: Paul Schneggenburger's Images Of Couples' Movements During Night (PICTURES)

Posted 02.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

What started out as an academic art project has developed into a series of beautiful images that capture how couples move during their slumber hours. ...

Tried-And-Tested Wellbeing Treatment Of The Week: Electro Shock Energising Facial

Posted 02.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Where I come from up North, even the mildest nod to metrosexuality - having a favourite brand of gin, for example, or wearing a scarf - is enough to e...

7 Of The Best Superfoods For February (PICTURES)

Posted 02.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Hopefully the post-Christmas detox has restored your energy levels, and you're now ready to expand your healthy eating plan to include some exotic tre...

Green Tea Could Aid Fight Against Dementia, Study Suggests

Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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Chemicals in green tea and red wine may block the brain damage caused by Alzheimer's disease, an early study suggests. Scientists targeted a proces...

Travel: Hot Tub Boat Latest Luxury Holiday Accessory (PICTURES)

Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

For citizens of Seattle, there are more options for the weekend than simply hiring bikes. Hot Tubs Boats are available to rent for 2, 3, or 4-hour...

Chinese Mother And Daughter Shoplifting Team In Action? (VIDEO)

Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A video released by LiveLeak.com appears to show a Chinese women working with a very young partner in crime. According to Shanghaiist, the CCTV foo...

First Patient To Use Machine That Filters Bad Cholesterol And Reduces Heart Disease Risk (VIDEO)

Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Patients suffering from heart disease could benefit from a new machine developed to filter bad cholesterol from the blood, according to a report by I...

Smaller Sized Paracetamol Packets Dramatically Reduce Risk Of Death By Poisoning, Study Finds

Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The introduction of smaller-sized packets of paracetamol has led to a 43% reduction in the number of poisoning deaths, a study suggests. The number...

Zinc Fights Common Cold By Calming Immune System, Research Suggests (PICTURES)

Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Zinc plays a vital role in fighting infection by preventing the immune system from spinning out of control, research has shown. The finding may exp...

Genetic Clues Offer Hope For New Shortsightedness Treatments (PICTURES)

Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Genetic clues to the cause of short-sightedness have been uncovered that could lead to new treatments. Scientists discovered 24 new genes that help...

Valentine's Day: 17 Quirky Gift Ideas For Him And Her (PICTURES)

Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The experiences of HuffPost UK Lifestyle have taught us that being able to laugh with your partner is definitely the key to lasting romantic love. ...

5 Top Health Benefits Of Kissing (PICTURES)

Posted 02.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Singles beware. Not only does marriage reportedly reduce the risk of heart attacks, as Finnish scientists noted earlier this year, but kissing is also...

Recipes For The Perfect Valentine's Day Meal (PICTURES)

Posted 02.13.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Like it or loathe, Valentine's Day will probably impinge on your consciousness tomorrow, so why not bite the bullet and accept your romantic fate. ...

One Billion Rising Creator Eve Ensler Explains How Dance Can End Violence Against Women (VIDEO)

Posted 02.13.2013 | UK Lifestyle

If you've caught whisperings about One Billion Rising, then you'll probably have some sense of the scale of playwright and activist Eve Ensler's visio...

Funny Valentine's Day 'Roses Are Red, Violets Are Blue' Tweets (PICTURES)

Posted 02.14.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Love is definitely in the air on Twitter, as those typically romantic fools come together to create poetry for the world. Yes, we've enjoyed everyt...

Is 93-Year-Old Dentist Charles Eugster The World's Fittest Pensioner? (VIDEO)

Posted 02.14.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The world's fittest pensioner is refusing to take it easy in 2013 - tackling THREE major fitness championships at the age of 93. Sprightly Charles ...

Real-Life Ken Doll Says He Wants ‘More' Plastic Surgery (PICTURES/VIDEO)

Posted 02.15.2013 | UK Lifestyle

When Justin Jedlica was just 17 years old, he had his first nose job. Since then the American known as 'real-life Ken' has had more than 100 proce...

Over-50s Women Earn Fifth Less Than Men Of Same Age

Posted 02.20.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The biggest gender pay gap hits women in their 50s, who earn almost a fifth less than men of the same age, according to new research. A study by th...

11 Ways To Prevent Hair Loss According To Experts (PICTURES)

Posted 02.20.2013 | UK Lifestyle

During Thinning Hair Awareness Week (yes, it's a real thing..) HuffPost UK Lifestyle asked hair experts to let them know if there are any ways to keep...

Why Fat Thighs Could Be Holding You Back (PICTURES)

Posted 02.20.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A new study has shown that thigh fat may be to blame for slowing down your walking speed in later life. According to research by the Wake Forest Ba...

Organic Tomatoes Contain More Vitamin C, Study Suggests (PICTURES)

Posted 02.21.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Organic tomatoes really are healthier than their conventionally grown counterparts, new research suggests. Despite being smaller, they are packed w...

New Drug Could Help Fight Resistant Strains Of Flu, Suggests Research

Posted 02.21.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A new type of flu drug could prove a potent weapon against resistant strains of the virus, research has shown. The drug effectively throws a spanne...

Avocado Lovers Likely To Be Slim And Healthy, With Lower Cholesterol, Research Suggests

Posted 02.21.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Avocado addicts are likely to have a healthier diet and slimmer waistlines than the rest of the population, according to new research. They also ha...