Faecal Bacteria Found In Drinks At McDonald’s, KFC and Burger King

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Drinks at a number of popular fast food chains have been found to contain faecal bacteria due to contaminated ice. Researchers at BBC ‘Watchdog’ f...

These Are The Most Common Food Hygiene Mistakes People Make

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) has revealed the most common food hygiene mistakes people make - and it’ll make you re-think your kitchen...

This Is How Often You Should Be Washing Your Bedding (According To A Microbiologist)

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you can’t remember the last time you washed your bed sheets, listen up. A leading microbiologist in New York has urged people to wash their duvet...

Woman Shares Hilarious Rant After Original Source Shower Gel Leaves Her Vagina 'Ablaze'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A blogger who washed her vagina with mint and tea tree shower gel swiftly lived to regret it. The woman, who runs the Facebook page and blog ‘I Know...

Woman Highlights How Depression Impacts Her Personal Hygiene In Moving Post

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who has depression shared an eloquent and incredibly moving Facebook post, detailing her struggle with the mental illness. Katelyn Marie Todd ...

How Climate Change Threatens Progress To Reach Everyone, Everywhere With Water

Barbara Frost | Posted 22.03.2017 | UK
Barbara Frost

A woman and her child on their way to collect clean water in the village of Nerculo, Niassa, Mozambique. WaterAid/ Panos/ Adam Patterson World Water ...

Scientist Reveals The Truth About The 'Five Second Rule'

PA | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Food that has been dropped on the floor is usually safe to eat under the so-called “five second rule”, a scientist has said. Germ expert Professor...

This Is How Often You Should Be Cleaning The Most Neglected Parts Of The House

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to cleaning, most of us are pretty good at the basics. But we swiftly forget that other areas of the home need cleaning too - you know, ...

This Is How Often You Should Clean Your House

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

No one wants to clean their house more than they need to, AMIRITE? It’s much more fun to be horizontal on the sofa than on your hands and knees in t...

The 10 Office Items Making You Sick!

Chad West | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Chad West

We are most concerned about the hygiene and cleanliness of our homes, but what about the other place we spend up to 40 hours each week - the office?

Mum Had Ingenious Solution When Her Kids Refused To Do The Dishes

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A mum got so tired of her teenage children not doing the dishes that she took matters into her own hands. Patricia Perez became so exasperated by her ...

Some Of The UK's 'Top Hotels' Are Hiding A Dirty Secret

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Next time you stay in a hotel overnight you might want to avoid the food. An investigation by Which? Travel has found that more than 650 UK hotels hav...

8 Weird Things People Do In The Shower That Have Nothing To Do With Washing

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

People have been eating oranges in the shower to avoid spilling the juice everywhere and there’s an entire subreddit dedicated to the pastime. The ...

Using Your Phone On The Toilet Could Be Making You (And Your Kids) Sick

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re a toilet texter or enjoy playing Candy Crush while spending a penny, you could be putting your health at risk. It’s estimated that aroun...

Flight Attendants Reveal The Secrets All Passengers Should Know

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Flight attendants have been revealing behind-the-scenes secrets that passengers rarely know - and it makes for pretty disturbing reading. From the rea...

Women Reveal The Things That Turn Them Off When Going To A Guy's House For The First Time

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Going to a guy’s house for the first time can be a make or break situation. To prove it, women have been sharing their dating deal-breakers when it ...

Bald Men And Hairy Bodies

Scott Manley Hadley | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Scott Manley Hadley

Do I keep my pubes impractically long because I don't want less hair, or because I don't want to spend time trimming? As a bald man, I'm objectively less attractive than I was with hair, despite (now) taking more pride in my appearance.

It's a Sh*tty Situation

Caitlin Gruer | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK
Caitlin Gruer

Everyone poops. This is a well-known fact--there is even a children's book about it. But did you also know that poop is (literally) everywhere? In ...

How This Special Toothpaste Could Help Prevent Heart Attack

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A specially-formulated toothpaste that flags where plaque is on the teeth could help prevent heart attacks, a new study has found. The toothpaste was ...

This Everyday Item Is 20,000 Times Dirtier Than A Toilet Seat

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 14.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re worried about falling ill this winter, it might be wise to have a desk clean. New research has found that your computer or laptop keyboard...

Internet Thread About How Often You Should Wash Clothes Divides Opinion

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

People are debating how long it’s acceptable to go without washing clothes - and it’s causing some intense debate online. While some are daily wa...

The six reasons we need to push on with water and sanitation for all

Barbara Frost | Posted 20.09.2016 | UK
Barbara Frost

It's hard to believe that already a year has elapsed since the UN agreed a set of new global promises to leave a safer, healthier, cleaner and more pr...

Scientists Test The 'Five Second Rule' And The Results Are Disturbing

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We’re sorry to be the bearers of bad news, but the “five second rule” is not a thing. Researchers at Rutgers university have disproven the widel...

This Is What Happens If You Don't Change Your Bed Sheets

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Let’s face it, changing bed sheets is one of the more laborious weekend chores. But if you’ve been postponing yours for longer than you care to ad...

The Rubik's Cube Of The UN Global Goals

Margaret Batty | Posted 29.08.2016 | UK
Margaret Batty

One year on from the adoption of the UN's new Sustainable Development Goals, they look something akin to a Rubik's Cube. The 17 Goals, and 169 targets within those, applicable to 193 countries, are a colourful and immensely challenging combination puzzle. One cannot be solved without the others; they are inter-dependent.