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9 Facts About Masturbation: Flying Solo Has More Benefits Than You Think...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 8 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Buffing the banana, jerkin' the gherkin, flicking the bean – yep we’re talking about masturbation. Whatever you call it, most of you do it. Studies show that 95% of men and 89% of women have masturbated. You may be surprised to hear that people...

Why Drunk Sex Can Hurt Your Relationship

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | 8 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
While drunk sex with your partner might seem like a good idea at the time, it turns out a booze-fuelled fumble may be doing your relationship more harm than good. Combining the good hormones released during orgasm with the not-so good hormones released when you drink, those tender...

How To Tell If You Have A Vitamin D Deficiency

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 8 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Most of us will have a vague idea that sitting outside gives us a boost of vitamin D - but how much do you really know about the sunshine vitamin and would you know how to spot the signs of vitamin D deficiency? Vitamin D has several important...

This Simple Blood Test Could Predict Alzheimer's Disease Before Symptoms Even Show

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | 8 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
A simple blood test that can predict the onset of Alzheimer's disease before recognisable symptoms appear could be available in two years, say scientists. The test, likely to cost £100 - £300, can show with almost 90% accuracy which individuals suffering from mild memory loss are going to...

How Clean Is Your Hotel Room? This Leaked Cleaning Schedule Will Make You Gag

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | 8 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Planning a dirty weekend away? Well, it turns out your hotel stay may be dirtier than you'd bargained for. According to a leaked document obtained by Buzzfeed, one three-star hotel's cleaning schedule reveals some "pretty gross" truths about their rooms' cleanliness. The rota is broken up into daily, weekly, monthly...

Redheads May Become Extinct: Climate Change Could Mean No Future 'I Wanna Marry Harry'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 8 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Prince Harry, Lily Cole, Ed Sheeran - there are plenty of wonderful redheads in the world, but all that could soon come to an end. According to experts, people with ginger hair could be extinct in a few hundred years. Thanks to climate change and...

Ikea In China Turns Its Stores Into One Giant Nap Room - Possibly The Best Idea Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 8 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
According to reports, a quarter of the population suffer from some sort of sleep disorder - but all that could be about to change thanks to one furniture store. Chinese shoppers have been catching some zzz's in IKEA, as store managers have been encouraging customers...

This Video Of Identical Quadruplet Babies Laughing Is Guaranteed To Make You Smile

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | 8 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
There's only one thing to do when you have quadruplets, make home videos of them laughing hysterically. That's when you're not rushing around changing four times as many nappies and preparing four times as many bottles, of course. In the early 2000s, the Mathias family - most notably their identical...

Multi-Millionaire Philanthropist Worth Over £700 Million Says Money Doesn't Bring You Happiness

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | 8 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Those of us not part of the Rich Kids Of Instagram And Snapchat set find it hard to believe that we wouldn't be happier with just a little bit more money. However, a multi-millionaire philanthropist embroiled in a High Court financial fight with his estranged wife today...

Talented Chef Shows Off Cucumber-Chopping Skills In Mesmerising Video

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | 7 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
If you thought there was only one way to cut a cucumber - ie in little round discs - then think again. For there's more to the green vegetable than soggy tuna and cucumber sarnies. One Japanese chef is leading the way in cucumber revival, taking an uber sharp knife...

'Dad Looks Kinda Evil' - Dad Of Four Blames Tattoo Addiction On OCD, The Kids Aren't Fans

Barcroft Media | Poorna Bell | 7 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Colourful Keith Gordon had agonising skins grafts to remove his teen tattoos - only to spend nearly £15,000 redoing them all over his face and body. The 58-year-old blames the impulse to ink himself on extreme OCD - which has seen him change his appearance radically several...

Mother Faced Facebook Ban Under 'Pornography' For Posting A Picture Of Her Daughter

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | 7 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
A photographer mother tried to jokily recreate the famous 'Coppertone' 1950s ad where a girl's bathing suit is being pulled down by a small dog. But what was meant to be a light-hearted snap for Jilly White has turned sour after Facebook banned her for...

Skydiving Enthusiast Proposes To His Girlfriend At 12,500ft - What Could Possibly Go Wrong...?

Barcroft Media | Rachel Moss | 7 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
We all love a good (or sometimes bad) wedding proposal story, and this one is just fabulous. A skydiving enthusiast decided to pop the question to his girlfriend at 12,500ft - but blundered by dropping the ring. Firefighter Brandon Strohbehn and partner Nicole, who live in...

Could This Simple Juice Help Ease Hayfever Symptoms?

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | 7 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
With the pollen count twice as high as usual this year, the UK's 16 million hayfever sufferers are finding themselves with heightened symptoms. But rather than dosing up to the eyeballs on medication, one London juice bar may have the key to relieving those snotty noses and heavy heads, according...

A Pet Shop Owner Is Eating Dog And Cat Food For A Month - Here's Why...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | 7 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
There are some strange diets out there, from the ice diet to the cabbage soup diet - but have you ever met a person on the pet food diet? One woman has vowed to eat nothing but pet food for a month,...

How Drinking The Occasional Pint Of Beer Could Prevent Alzheimer's Disease And Aid Weight-Loss

Rachel Moss | 7 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
On a summer's evening there are few things better than chilling in a beer garden with a pint, and now you have the perfect excuse to do it more often. Research has shown that drinking beer could actually be beneficial for our health. Result! Although drinking responsibly is...

Diabetes Is Becoming A 'National Health Emergency': Here's How To Spot The Symptoms

Rachel Moss | 7 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Most of us will know someone with diabetes as the amount of people being diagnosed with the condition has risen in recent years. And now a charity has warned that diabetes is becoming a "national health emergency", as figures suggest that hundreds of people are diagnosed...

Hearing Loss Isn't Detected Soon Enough, Says New Report - What Are The Symptoms?

Poorna Bell | 7 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
There is an "urgent need" for hearing loss to be detected earlier as the number of people affected is set to soar, a new report suggests. An estimated 10 million people suffer from hearing loss in the UK at present but by 2031 as many as 14.1 million...

Operation Yewtree: How Do Trials And Allegations Affect Families Of The Accused?

Brogan Driscoll | 7 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Since October 2012 the nation has been rocked by Operation Yewtree, a tide of sexual abuse allegations, investigations, convictions and acquittals centering around high-profile male celebrities, many of whom were once national treasures. There have been 17 arrests in total; with five convictions and a handful on police...

Crohn's Disease Model Bethany Townsend Inspires Countless Others To Post Their Own Photos

Chris York | 6 July 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Last week a former model struck down by Crohn’s disease became an internet hit after posing in a bikini with her colostomy bag in full view. Bethany Townsend, 23, dared to bare after being fitted with two of the bags...
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