Body

Do You Know The Real Term For Man Boobs?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We all learnt how to name our head, shoulders, knees and toes thanks to that annoyingly catchy childhood song, but where was the tune teaching us abou...

Poorna Bell

This Class Made Me Lose Weight, Body Fat And Burned 550 Calories In 45 Minutes

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As any personal trainer will tell you, body weight is a bit of a dud metric. Your weight can fluctuate by a kilogram during a day, and it depends ...

The DD Debate: How Do You Feel About Your Cup Size?

Sadie Brown | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The holy grail of the bra has to be, cup size. Too much? Never enough? How do we honestly feel about the size of our wonderfully varied chests? Do you...

National Cleavage Day: 10 Things You Don't Know About Breasts

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It's time to celebrate what your mamma gave you - yes, today is National Cleavage Day. Although some of us may groan because of the boobs men who ...

Somatic Intuition - How to Hear Your Body

Becky Walsh | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Becky Walsh

Developing your somatic intuition means you are able to hear when your body is trying to tell you something about the food you're eating, your level of stress, your psychological well-being and how your environment is having an effect on the whole of you. Most of these things we have little awareness of until they show up and physical symptoms in the body.

WATCH: What's The Sweatiest Part Of Your Body?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Sweating, though isn't too pleasant, serves a great purpose: it is the body's built-in air conditioner. Ever wondered which body part of yours prod...

Jennifer Lawrence Photoshop GIF Reignites The Debate Around Body Image

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Jennifer Lawrence, Oscar winner and all-round good egg, has hit headlines after a GIF of a magazine cover shot in 2011 depicting the completely unnece...

Fat Girl Slim - My Before and After Images

Claire Lynch | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Lynch

I used to be fat. Over 6 stone heavier, in fact. This was mostly due to Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, but then nobody cares WHY you're fat; they just see the large person stood in front of them and make their assumptions and judgements.

This Can Help Detect Bowel Cancer

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Bowel cancer is becoming the third most common cancer in the UK, and each year, around 15,000 people die from it, according to Cancer Research UK. ...

Are We Going To Run Out Of Room For Bodies?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK

British bodies could soon start piling up, with cemetery experts warning of a looming "crisis." A quarter of cemeteries in England will be full wit...

WATCH: What Would Happen To Your Body If You Stopped Going Outside?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The bottom line (no pun intended) is that we, as a nation, sit down way too much. We're just as guilty as the next person of sitting down at our desks...

Why It's Important To Keep Your Gut Healthy

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Be honest: when was the last time you thought about how healthy your digestive system was? The truth is that we only tend to think about it when s...

Soaring Obesity Levels Spur People into Action

Reno Charlton | Posted 15.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Reno Charlton

Over the past two or three decades, obesity levels amongst both adults and children in countries such as the UK and the USA have soared. In an age of fast living and fast food, poor diet and lack of exercise have contributed to obesity levels tripling in some areas over the space of three decades.

Body Found In Search For Missing 'Ferry Prank' Teenager

PA | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK

A body has been found in the hunt for a teenager who is believed to have jumped from a ferry over a £100 bet, police said. Jordan Cobb, 16, jumped...

Top 10 Female Body Parts Men Love

Craig Crossland | Posted 12.03.2013 | UK Comedy
Craig Crossland

Okay guys, are you ready for the top 10 body parts that you like about woman? Of course you are! The following list isn't our interpretation of what we think other men may like; but in fact, the post was compiled using an online poll where over 500 of you voted.

Tonight I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Style
Vivian Ho

Someone mentioned that I haven't posted anything I've been wearing for the evenings in the last couple of months....so here we go!

Harley Street Clinic Reports Demand for 'Jessica Ennis Stomach'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 09.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A top Harley Street beauty clinic has seen a 200% increase in treatments for tummy fat removal from women wanting to get a Jessica Ennis washboard sto...

Why the Need for Spirituality?

Sajda Khan | Posted 13.06.2013 | UK
Sajda Khan

Spirituality means different things to different people. Although spirituality is often associated with religious life, many believe it can be developed outside of religion where it focuses on: humanistic ideas, qualities such as love, compassion, patience, tolerance, forgiveness, contentment, responsibility, harmony, and a concern for others, without necessarily accepting belief in a supernatural reality or divine being.

Blitz Your Way to a Perfect Beach Body

Kyle Andrews | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Kyle Andrews

Summer is well and truly on its way (we hope!) however, for women (and men) up and down the country those first rays of summer sunshine are joined by a familiar sense of trepidation; the dread of swimwear, specifically the bikini, and baring all (including those lumps and bumps) on the beach.

Corpse Stored Like 'Television Sets' In Body Warehouses

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2012 | UK

The UK's biggest funeral company is launching an inquiry after it was revealed that dead bodies were being stored on top of each other like "televisio...

Three-Legged Baby Girl Born In China (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.05.2012 | UK

A baby with three legs has been born in China, it has been revealed. The little girl was discovered after she was abandoned in Shishan township of...

Your Post Pregnancy Body

Joanna Bolouri | Posted 14.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Joanna Bolouri

There are women out there who are made entirely of elastic.

Why Burlesque Dancing is a Cure for Confidence

BritChick Paris | Posted 09.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
BritChick Paris

I have always been intrigued by the world of burlesque. The nocturnal displays of flesh and feathers to tantalise men (and women).

Festive Fitness: The Party Dress Workout

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Wondering how you're going to squeeze into that dress on New Year's Eve after your Christmas excesses? From instant tummy-flattening tricks and moves ...

Weekend Shopping: (Faux) Fur Coat, Great Knickers

Sarah McGiven | Posted 01.02.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

I won't bore you with too many of the trend details here - let's face it, most of you will just want to look at the pictures - suffice to say that faux fur is where it's at for responsible winter chic with labels from the hautest designers to the ends of the High Street producing versions that range from the 'It looks real, I'm sure it's real, that can't be a fake' to cuddly teddy bear fun.