Meet The Scientists Who Have Made Coffee Cups Recyclable

Sourced by HuffPost | Claudia Canavan | Posted 29.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Only one per cent of the 2.5 billion paper coffee cups used in the UK each year are recycled, currently....

New York, My Heartbeat

Orlagh McCarron | Posted 14.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Orlagh McCarron

But that's precisely the thing I found with my experience of New York - that although we all grow up watching it on our tv screens and venture to the neon beast that is Times Square on our holidays, New York offers everybody their own little unique taste of it. It abides by no man and is constantly switching itself up so that you never experience the same city twice.

Drinking Coffee 'Could Help You Live Longer'

PA | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Coffee not only helps you feel full of beans, it might add years to your life as well, two major studies have shown. Scientists in Europe and the US h...

Your Favourite Iced Drink From These Major Coffee Shops Could Contain Faecal Matter

Press Association | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Faecal bacteria has been discovered in ice at three major high street coffee chains, according to an investigation. Samples from drinks at Costa, Star...

Coffee Cup Recycling Culture

Estelle Brachlianoff | Posted 03.07.2017 | UK
Estelle Brachlianoff

Even though Brits are known as a nation of tea drinkers, you certainly love your coffee too! Yet more often than not it's always 'to-go' with few choosing to sit down in a café to enjoy. This culture sees more than seven million cups of coffee purchased a day - and as well as a caffeine hit, this packs an environmental punch too.

The Surprising Health Benefit Of Drinking Coffee Each Day

PA | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you love to wake up with a cup of hot coffee, we’ve got good news for you. New research suggests increasing coffee consumption may help to stave ...

Avocado Latte Is The Hipster Trend No One Needs In Their Life

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

First there were cronuts, then there were spaghetti doughnuts, but now, there’s a new food hybrid in town to get your hipster juices flowing. Truman...

How Much Caffeine Is Safe To Consume? Teen Dies After Drinking Caffeinated Drinks 'Too Quickly'

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A teenager died from a “caffeine-induced cardiac event” after drinking a succession of caffeinated drinks in a short period of time, a coroner has...

Caffeine Could Be A Better Painkiller Than Ibuprofen And Morphine

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 09.05.2017 | UK Tech

Your coffee habit may be wreaking havoc on your wallet, but scientists say that your daily caffeine could actually be also doing a job as a pain relie...

Why We Tend To Make Poorer Food Choices When We're Stressed

Dr. Libby Weaver | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Libby Weaver

It is never just the foods you choose and the quantity you eat nor the regularity with which you move your body that impact on your weight. Emotional and physical stress can also tip the balance of the nervous system and subsequently the scales. But it's not always about weight gain, stress can also be a catalyst for people to lose weight - or change their eating habits.

Fake News: How My Fictional Coffee Shop Fooled The World

Patric Morgan | Posted 01.05.2017 | UK Comedy
Patric Morgan

You see, the rise of so-called 'fake news' isn't something new. People have been doing it for years. And even though my story is fake, it doesn't set out to deliberately deceive people. However, the amount of emails I get every week (usually from the US) asking where the shop is located is ridiculous.

When You're Running On Empty: How To Get Out Of Survival Mode

Dr. Libby Weaver | Posted 28.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Libby Weaver

When we feel this way, it's not because our job is stressful or because our children demand all of our attention or because of our never-ending to-do list. It's nothing external that creates this issue, though these circumstances can definitely exacerbate it.

How Coffee Can Make You Fat

Dr. Libby Weaver | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Libby Weaver

Coffee can make you fat. I know. Some of you will want to block your ears at this information. Sorry, I can't change our biochemistry! Caffeine acts on the adrenal glands by stimulating the production of adrenalin.

Someone's Invented Clear Coffee That Won't Stain Your Teeth

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you love starting the day with a coffee but worry about the impact it’s having on your teeth, we’ve found the perfect product for you. Two Lond...

White Chocolate And Coffee Ganache Filled Cappuccino Cupcakes With Espresso Buttercream Icing

Sam Stern | Posted 13.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Sam Stern

My cappuccino cupcake creation will give you a triple dose of caffeine to help you celebrate UK Coffee week, a nationwide celebration of coffee to raise funds for coffee growing communities. Hidden inside these espresso flavoured cupcakes is a white chocolate and coffee ganache surprise that keeps these treats moist and decadent.

Revealed: Why Coffee Has A Tendency To Taste Rubbish On Flights

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’ve ever sat and wondered why coffee tastes a bit naff on planes, listen up. According to Travel + Leisure, there are three things to blame fo...

This Simple Trick Could Transform Your Morning Coffee

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

There’s nothing worse than forking out your hard-earned cash at a coffee shop, only to find your beverage tastes bitter. Thankfully, there’s a ni...

Espresso Spread Is Here And It's The Breakfast Treat Of Coffee Gods

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Step aside chocolate spread because there’s a new toast topping in town that’s seriously tickling our fancy. The world’s first espresso coffee s...

Turmeric Lattes, Chai Tea And Hot Drinks To Replace Your Earl Grey

The Huffington Post | Claudia Canavan | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If the barista at your everyday coffee shop knows your order as soon as you step in the door, it’s time to switch up your hot drink game. Considerin...

Your Takeaway Coffee Could Be About To Cost More, But For A Very Good Reason

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK

Hitting coffee lovers with a levy for using disposable cups could replicate the success of the plastic bag tax and cut their use by 300 million a year...

Percolating Into Prime Position - Is Coffee Now Britain's Favourite Brew?

Wyatt Cavalier | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK
Wyatt Cavalier

There are two main stereotypes which adhere to the British persona; the china cup toting tea drinker, and the rowdy lager lout. These are the guises other nationalities would have us take and we've worn them pretty well throughout the decades, but little by little a change has taken place and in recent years an interloper has appeared on the high street...

BBC QT Audience Remainer Torn Apart For 'Stupid' Justification For Brexit Bill Amendment

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 03.03.2017 | UK

A member of the BBC Question Time audience was roundly booed and mocked last night after suggesting one of the worst consequences of leaving the EU co...

When Is A Bargain Too Good To Be True?

Michael Gidney | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK
Michael Gidney

We depend on these people, and they depend on trade with us. They deserve a fair deal for their hard work. We mustn't allow exploitation, child labour or poverty pay to continue. We must demand greater transparency from companies.

Could You Give Up Food Waste In 40 Days?

Lishai Kaufer | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lishai Kaufer

You're probably having 'the chat' at the water cooler this week. Perhaps you've started calling your mates to muster up ideas. If you're super organised, you've already Googled "how to decide what to give up for Lent" at least twice by now.

The Coffee Cup Conundrum: Why Aren't More Of Our Paper Cups Recycled?

Trewin Restorick | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK
Trewin Restorick

The campaign aims to make it easy for people to recycle their cups. Recycling bins will be placed in major offices, transport hubs and other public spaces. High street retailers will offer recycling facilities and street cleaners will be able to separate cups for recycling.