12 Thoughts Mums-To-Be Have About Pregnancy Cravings

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.08.2017 | UK Parents

Mothers-to-be know that being pregnant doesn’t just make you feel like you want to eat more than normal, it can also make you completely desperate f...

Britain's Weirdest Pregnancy Cravings Revealed

Emily Street | Posted 27.10.2016 | UK Parents
Emily Street

I've heard it all, from ladies who tell me how desperate they are to drink blood to those who also end up with cravings for certain smells, like creosote on fence panels or for the aroma of their pet's feet.

Pregnant Women Guaranteed Seat On Virgin Trains

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Parents

Pregnant women will never have to stand on certain Virgin Trains again if they pick up a free 'mum pass'. If there are no available seats mums-to-b...

Pregnant Mum's 'Insatiable Craving' Helps Her Get Washing Done

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK Parents

A woman has developed an "insatiable craving" for washing powder during her second pregnancy and is desperate to curb the habit. Michaela Martin f...

How to Battle the Cravings Monster and Win

Debbie Bannigan | Posted 25.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Debbie Bannigan

Cravings can derail people trying to cut down or give up drinking but our Cravings Monsters get weaker, and turn up less often if we don't allow ourselves to give in to them; so if you can distract yourself for those few minutes each time, you'll find it much easier to achieve your goals.

This Pregnant Woman's Craving Is Certainly Niche (And Not In A Good Way)

SWNS | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Parents

It's not uncommon to experience unusual cravings during pregnancy... but these often involve food of some sort. However one mother has admitted a v...

Eight Critical Causes of Anxiety and Depression

Kiran Ram | Posted 15.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Kiran Ram

The key to feeling better is to get to the root of the problem and do what you can to turn these negative feelings around. Despite the therapy and medications, people still continue to suffer. And there's a good reason why... actually there are eight good reasons. Sometimes the cause behind anxiety and depression isn't mental at all! It's physical.

Oolong Tea With Mussolini

Matt Roper | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK Comedy
Matt Roper

Enjoy yourselves, people. There's nothing to be gained from living like this. It's not so much the booze I miss. It's the cigarettes. I'm absolutely dying for a fag. I'm cranky. I'm miserable. All I do is eat.

Quitting Smoking: Traps that Stop you Succeeding

Vincent Brogan | Posted 14.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Vincent Brogan

Before you stop you need to take smoking triggers into account and avoid the more dangerous ones after quitting. Consider listing the times, places and situations where you enjoyed or felt the need to smoke in the past. Plan a diversion like taking up exercise.

Exercise Helps Us To Resist Food Temptations

The Huffington Post | Georgia James | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

A study from Harvard University has found that starting a fitness regime before your diet, could be the key to losing weight. Researchers analysed ...

What Do Cupcakes And Cocaine Have In Common?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Can't resist the lure of KFC or the 4pm office chocolate run when you're feeling peckish? Then it's likely be your junk food addiction, not your stoma...

Pregnancy 101

Susie McBeth | Posted 15.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Susie McBeth

I am now in the third trimester of my twin pregnancy and I have found that you never really get used to being pregnant. Each week you encounter so many different changes to both your body and emotions.