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Dining Table Etiquette: How To Use Your Knife And Fork Properly (Pretty Woman-Style)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | 21 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
The simple knife and fork - they go together like fish and chips, salt and pepper, Ant and Dec. But are they actually a simple set of dining tools? The answer is no. There's nothing simple about 'em - salad forks, meat forks,...

Friends Extract Huge Moth From Man's Ear Using Tweezers (GRAPHIC IMAGE)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 21 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
WARNING: Video includes graphic content and strong language. Get ready to squirm, the above video (it kicks off at 3.30) shows what happened when a moth flew into a man's ear. The man, referred to as Mikey in the YouTube clip, tells his friends he can feel...

Vegetarians And Vegans Have Lower Sperm Counts Than Meat Eaters, Research Finds

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 21 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Although a diet packed full of fruit and vegetables can boost your immune system, avoiding meat completely can have a negative effect on fertility. Male vegetarians and vegans have a significantly lower sperm count than men who eat meat, according to

Oscar De La Renta Dead: Quotes That Showed How Much He Loved Women

The Huffongtuffignotn | Rachel Moss | 21 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
In a world that is fraught with so much contention about body image and whether male designers actually hate the women they design waist-pinching clothes for, Oscar de la Renta stood out as a beacon. He created clothes that were a love song to women, and told the world how...

Lynda Bellingham's Decision To End Chemo Would've Given Her A 'Sense Of Empowerment'

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | 21 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lynda Bellingham's decision to end chemotherapy treatment would've given her a huge "sense of empowerment", according to the chief executive of a leading bowel cancer charity. Bellingham, who announced she was suffering from the disease last year, said she wanted to give up the...

Cold And Flu Tips That Will (Eventually) Make You Feel Less Snotty

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | 21 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
You've got the attractive red nose, the husky voice and the cough which makes you sound like you smoke 100-a-day. Then there's the shivering one moment and sweating the next. All the wonderful signs of cold and flu season. Unfortunately, with demanding workloads and hectic...

How To Keep Warm For Winter Including The Ideal Temperature For Your House

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | 21 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
As a society we are becoming increasingly bad about striking up a relationship with our neighbours, but this winter, households are being urged to take more of an interest. There are an estimated 25,000 deaths a year due to the drop in temperatures, officials said. They called on communities...

Suffering From Hair Loss? This Is Why Men Go Bald...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 21 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
An estimated 6.5 million men in the UK experience male pattern baldness - but why? In the video, Tara Long explains that male hair loss is down usually down to either genetics or hormones. Over time, the 5% of a man’s testosterone hormones break down...

What It's Like To Live With Narcolepsy (Spoiler Alert: It Looks Absolutely Terrifying)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | 21 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
To say that living with narcolepsy is difficult would be an understatement. But when people don't take your illness seriously, it can be ten times worse. That's the issue that Sarah Elizabeth faces on a daily basis. Sarah, who suffers narcolepsy with cataplexy, also knows just how frustrating...

Paralysed Man Darek Fidyka Is First Person To Walk Again After His Spine Was Severed In Stabbing Attack (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Louise Ridley | 21 October 2014 | UK
A man completely paralysed from the waist down after his spinal cord was sliced in half in a stabbing attack is able to walk again after undergoing pioneering surgery. The 38-year-old Bulgarian patient, who suffered his injury in 2010, is believed to be the first person in the...

12 Creative Ways To Display Your Photos At Home

The Huffington Post UK | Antonia Thompson | 20 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Remember when displaying your photos meant retrieving your eagerly anticipated prints from Snappy Snaps and actually putting them up on your wall? Thanks to social media and smartphone cameras, we take more photographs than ever before. But the majority of these snaps get their...

10 Quick Ways To Give Your Home A Colour Boost

The Huffington Post UK | Jen Barton | 20 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
As the days get shorter, darker and colder and the holiday season approaches, ensuring our homes are welcoming, stylish and comfortable becomes even more important. So why not spice up the ceiling-to-floor cream you haven't bothered to change since you moved in and give your home a quick and easy...

21 Stunning Halloween Makeup Ideas To Frighten And Inspire

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | 20 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Here's the deal: you've been invited to a Halloween shindig and after endlessly scouring the internet for costume ideas, you've given up. Luckily for you, you've just stumbled across the best place to fill that inspiration void. These talented Instagrammers have been wielding...

Why Does Your Face Flush Red When You Drink?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | 20 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
For some of us, there's an awkward moment when your face turns red after one alcoholic bevvy. If this situation is often a reality for you then chances are you've got a genetic disorder. But don't worry, it doesn't pose a risk to your

Male Brains Are Wired To Choose Sex Over Food, Study Finds

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 20 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Would you rather have a bacon sandwich or sex? If you're a man, you'll most likely choose the latter. That's according to new research which suggests the male brain is wired to favour sex over food. Scientists observing a species of microscopic roundworms called C.elegans...

Deaf Reddit Users Share The 11 Sounds They'd Love To Hear

Natasha Hinde | 20 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Many of us take everyday sounds for granted. The singing of birds, cars passing in the street, people talking to one another as they walk along the pavement. The wind blowing, fast trains passing and the rustling of trees. Heck, even a stranger's mobile phone ring. But what...

This Guy Has Been Pooing The Wrong Way His Entire Life

Poorna Bell | 20 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Most of us have had that terrible, haunting moment when we mistakenly sat on the toilet, only to realise as the cold porcelain hit our bottom, that the lid hasn't been put down. Take that moment, and multiply it by your entire lifetime, and you'll have some idea of...

Having Children Can Increase A Mother's Risk Of Suffering Rheumatoid Arthritis

Natasha Hinde | 20 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
If you weren't already put off by your friend's horrific tales of childbirth or the noisy baby next door, there's a new reason why having children could actually affect your health. Children can increase a woman's risk of rheumatoid arthritis, according to scientists. Foetal...

Cosmetic Surgery To Repair Stretched Earlobes AKA 'Flesh Tunnels' Is On The Increase

Rachel Moss | 20 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
A few years ago, stretching your earlobes was all the rage for fashionistas looking for an alternative look. But now repairing stretched earlobes (or flesh tunnels, as they're often called) is one of the fastest growing forms of cosmetic surgery in the UK. Flesh tunnels...

Artist Helps Breast Cancer Patient 'Feel Beautiful' By Painting Intricate Henna Crown On Her Head

Rachel Moss | 20 October 2014 | UK Lifestyle
For many people, hair loss due to cancer treatment can be traumatic. But one artist has found a way to help cancer patients feel beautiful. World famous henna artist Ash Kumar, 35, spent over an hour giving a cranial makeover to Dipika Patel - who...
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