Body

Poorna Bell

Do Men Feel The Pressure Of The Perfect Beach Body?

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Bikini fit is a plague that arrives in April and continues until August. It appears on the covers of magazines, on the websites you read (although not...

Why It's High Time That Beauty Means More Than What You Look Like

BritChick Paris | Posted 08.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
BritChick Paris

We have come to directly associate beauty with appearance over time, so that now no one would use the word to praise somebody's personality. Maybe that is the starting point, each of us this week need to use the word when talking about something non physical. We need to reclaim the word, something marvellous, amazing, outstanding. We need to close our eyes and see the beauty. ‎

GRAPHIC: This Man's Tongue Is Literally In His Cheek

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We thought we'd seen it all with Diablo Delenfer, the self-titled Devil Man who had body modifications to include horns and a forked tongue. But e...

Suffer From Back Pain? These Foods Might Be The Cause

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Suffer from back pain? You're not alone. Roughly half of Britain seems to be contending with back pain and the NHS spends about £1 billion on the...

Poorna Bell

Mannequins With Ribs Showing - A Step Too Far?

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

You'd think the universal reaction to the bikini bridge selfie trend - photos of jutting hip bones - would be message enough to retail stores that wom...

Model Body Shamed After Posting 'Skeleton' Picture On Instagram

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Body shaming comes in all shapes - not just a plus size. Proof of this are the comments that followed a picture posted by model Erin Wasson, which, ha...

The World's Tallest Bride Gets Engaged To Her 5ft 4Inch Boyfriend

Barcroft Media | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

They say love comes in all shapes and sizes and that sure seems to be the case for the pair in this relationship. Brazil's tallest teen is set to ...

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 19.05.2014 | 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.