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Levantine Recipes: How To Make Amazing Hummus, Meatballs And Beef Wraps

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 29 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Hummus isn't just a fancy dip, oh no. These recipes from Hummus Bros who specialise in simple fare with fresh ingredients, show there is far more you can do with the scrummy veggie treat. Hummus with Slow-cooked Chickpeas This is a double whammy...

How To Cook Bacon Perfectly On International Bacon Day

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | 29 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Whether curing a hangover as part of a hearty brunch or complementing a pasta dinner, people go crazy for bacon. But there's nothing worse than greasy, undercooked or - worse still - charred bacon, so on International Bacon Day we thought it apt to share some top tips on how...

How The Breastfeeding Cafe Aims To Make Parenthood Less Scary For New Mums

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | 29 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
The first few months of parenthood is firefighting between the arrival of a newborn, lack of sleep (oh, the lack of sleep!) and trying to cope with a feeding schedule. And that's not even before you factor in that your baby may not be feeding as well as...

London's Best Steak Restaurants

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | 29 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
There are few worse things in life than being served an overcooked or flaccid steak, amiright? (Especially when it's often the most expensive thing on the menu.) So to protect you from such misfortune, we've rounded up the best steak restaurants in London. From Hawksmoor to Flat Iron, Europe to...

Magnetic Brain Stimulation Could Help Improve Memory, Study Finds

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 29 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
The moment when you forget a work colleague's name even though it's on the tip of your tongue, is just plain awkward. But new technology could stop this from happening ever again. A study has shown memory can be boosted by using a magnetic field to stimulate part...

Healthy Eating Tips: 14 Foods You Should Put In Your Shopping Basket Every Week

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 29 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
When you're charging round the supermarket after you finish work but before you meet your mates for drinks, taking the time to analyse food labels and figure out what you should be throwing into your basket just isn't practical. But eating a carefully considered diet can...

Walking A Mile A Day Could Cut Cancer Death Rate By Up To 40%

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | 29 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
While cancer diagnosis and treatment can leave you feeling depressed, fatigued and unable to face the world, recent research has revealed that keeping active and walking just one mile a day could greatly improve cancer survival rates. Breast cancer and prostate cancer...

Russian Bank Gives Away A Free Cat With Every Mortgage (Dog Lovers Need Not Apply)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 28 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
When you're looking to get a mortgage the things you usually consider are the size of your deposit and the interest rates available - but one bank is using a somewhat alternative method to lure customers through the door. Russian bank Sberbank is offering a free

Bird Poos On Girl's Ice Cream. Girl Licks Ice Cream. That Is All You Need To Know.

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | 28 August 2014 | UK Comedy
From losing your luggage to getting sunburn, there are a whole host of things that can go wrong on holiday. That said, we've never heard of a getaway being ruined by bird poo - until now. Such was the unfortunate experience of Julie Bresnan, who was dutifully sending a video...

This Brazilian Town Entirely Made Up Of Single Women Seeks Men

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 29 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
If you're a single guy, you might want to consider booking yourself a flight to Brazil. Noiva do Cordeiro, a small town in Brazil, has a population entirely made up of women - and they've just made an appeal for single men. The settlement was...

Tomato-Rich Diet Could Reduce Risk Of Prostate Cancer

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | 28 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Eating a tomato-rich diet could reduce prostate cancer risk by almost one fifth, a recent study has revealed. Men who eat more than 10 portions of tomatoes each week have an 18% lower risk of developing the disease. Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer...

Body Image Concerns Are Making English Children Among The Unhappiest In The World

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 28 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Modern advertising and social media constantly bombard children with images of what they should and should not be, and a new report has revealed concerns over body image is making girls in England among the unhappiest in the world. As part of the Good...

This Couple Officially Killed The Romance In Their Wedding By Asking People To Sponsor It

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | 28 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
As we find ourselves in the midst of wedding season, it can be hard to muster the same level of enthusiasm for the couple's happy day after the third or fourth occasion. Indeed, as you find yourself paying out for hens, stags and wedding presents, you may...

'Tropes vs. Women in Video Games': You Might Never Have Noticed How Sexist Video Games Really Are

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
'Tropes vs. Women in Video Games' is a long-running and thoughtful series of videos exploring the nature and extent of sexism in modern video games. The most recent instalment in Anita Sarkeesian's Kickstarted series ('Women as Background Decoration: Part 2') looks specifically into the literal background of some of...

Amazing Food Photos Aren't Actually Made Of Anything Edible (They Still Look Yummy)

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | 27 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Australian artist TQ Lee's photo series 'Inedible' is like the Greek torture of King Phineus who was presented daily with a gorgeous banquet but was unable to touch a single morsel. However, instead of harpies preventing us from digging in, the main obstacle here are the ingredients,...

The Boobie Trap Bar Is Full Of Women And Breasts (But Not How You'd Imagine)

Rachel Moss | 29 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Hear the words 'boobie' and 'bar' in the same sentence and you'll likely imagine a shady strip club, but New York is now home to a 'titty joint' like no other. The Boobie Trap in Brooklyn is run by 32-year-old Kristen North and she has a somewhat unlikely clientele -...

Model Hits Out At Swimwear Brand For Photoshopping Her Body 'Without Permission'

Brogan Driscoll | 27 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
An Australian model has hit out at a swimwear brand for photoshopping a picture of her body "without permission" to make her look thinner. Meaghan Kausman, a 23-year-old fashion student from Melbourne, Australia, posted the before and after versions from the photo shoot on her Instagram...

Win A Beautiful Alice In Wonderland Hamper From Whittard Of Chelsea

Rachel Moss | 27 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Whittard is one of Britain’s leading producers of fine tea, coffee and cocoa with a rich heritage spanning over 125 years. They’re also known for their rather charming tea sets, and this year they’ve added to their popular Alice in Wonderland range...

The G-Spot May Not Exist, But The 'CUV Complex' Could Be The Key To Sexual Pleasure, Experts Say

Rachel Moss | 27 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
In the majority of women's magazines (Cosmo, we're looking at you) a woman's G-spot is listed as the magical gateway to sexual pleasure. But new research suggests the ‘holy grail’ of female orgasms may not even exist. Before you panic that you...

How To Cure A Hangover - Scientist Says 'Hair Of The Dog' Is The Answer

Rachel Moss | 27 August 2014 | UK Lifestyle
When most of us feel hungover we tend to crave a bacon sandwich and a strong cup of coffee - for most of us more alcohol is the last thing on our mind. But according to one scientist drinking more alcohol the next day, aka 'hair of the...
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