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Identical Twins Reveal The Most Awkward Thing About Looking Exactly The Same

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

As a child you might have fancied being a twin (we blame it on all those ‘Sister Sister’ episodes). Being able to trick your parents into shouting...

10 Tweets That Sum Up Living With Your Parents After Graduating

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

As graduates up and down the country say goodbye to their university town, lectures, exams, and that damp mould in the bathroom, it is a time of huge ...

Women Explain Why Men Are Really Missing Out By Not Being Female

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The gender pay gap and sexual inequality can make being a woman a pretty unattractive prospect. Then there’s the bleeding once a month and having to...

VOTE: Are Rich Tea Biscuits Really The Best For Tea Dunking? Rank Your Favourite

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A new study has ‘solved’ the problem plaguing our island for generations; which biscuit is best to dunk in a cup of tea to avoid the tragedy that ...

10 Amazing Things You Need To Know About Wonder Woman

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Wonder Woman is back on our screens for the first time in 37 years, after the mind-blowingly awesome trailer for the 2017 release was released at the ...

12 NSFW Foods That Prove Adults Are Not Mature Enough To Cook

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Now that we’re all adults we have definitely matured into the wise people our grandparents would be proud of. We absolutely don’t find genital-sha...

10 Everyday Struggles All Left-Handed People Know Too Well

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Being a left-handed person in a right-handed world isn’t always easy. That’s why the lefties of the internet are out in force to share the everyda...

12 Tweets That Sum Up How Ungrateful British People Are When Summer Finally Arrives

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

After a long and gloomy winter, you would’ve thought we’d welcome a heatwave with open arms; finally able to use those pub gardens and that one pa...

Best Fitness Snapchat Accounts: 14 Accounts You Need To Follow To Inspire Your Workout

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Fitspiration is everywhere these days, motivating us to be our healthiest selves and spend a little more time in the gym than in the pub. But sometime...

Best Healthy Eating Snapchat Accounts: 9 To Inspire Your Mealtimes

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Healthy eating has never been so popular and now it’s making it’s way on to the Snapchat scene, too. With the growth of the clean eating movement...

Addicted To Sugar? Here's How To Kick The White Stuff For Good

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Sugar addiction is no laughing matter: extensive research has shown sugar is as addictive as cocaine and cigarettes, and humans binge on sugar in the ...

How I Turned 28 and Became an Adult at Ease

Luke Chandley | Posted 19.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Luke Chandley

Last week I turned 28. It doesn't feel too bad, actually. Each birthday comes with the inevitable fear that this year needs to be really great. So many 'this is my year' social media posts get banded around, like a daily New Years' Eve for the Tumblr generation. I've never been massively philosophical when it comes to the future. To me, the future just kind of happens.

Woman Writes Powerful Open Letter To Girls Struggling With Body Image

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A woman has taken to Facebook to urge young women to stop obsessing over their weight, explaining that being thin doesn’t make your life better. She...

Nurse Defends Herself Against Claims That She Can’t Do Her Job Because Of Her Hair Colour

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A nurse has taken to Facebook to defend herself against claims that she can’t do her job properly because of her coloured hair, tattoos and piercing...

Prince Harry Takes HIV Test Live On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 14.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A video of Prince Harry undergoing a HIV test live on Facebook has been hailed as “a groundbreaking moment” in the fight against the illness. The...

10 Awful Sex Education Lessons That Will Make You Cringe

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 12.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We all remember sex education in school being notoriously bad - embarrassing, public and only vaguely educational. Now a study of 16 to 24-year-olds ...

The Most Ridiculous Things Women Have Done To Get Rid Of A Man

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Both men and women frequently have to deal with unwanted advances on the dating scene. This can be anything from bombarding you with text messages (d...

Has Miley Cyrus Got A New Vegemite Tattoo?

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

It seems Miley Cyrus has pledged a lifetime of allegiance to one of Australia’s best exports. And no, sadly it isn’t Liam Hemsworth. The singer r...

Women Breaks The Internet By Printing Out Facebook Comments To Read On The Subway

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK Tech

A commuter in New York has broken the internet after printing out comments on a Facebook post to read on her journey. Although some subway stations in...

If You're Addicted To Cannabis, Winning Just Doesn’t Feel Like Winning Any More

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK Tech

Cannabis dampens peoples’ response to rewards, according to a new study that sheds light on why some users become addicted to the drug and other sub...

Kim Kardashian's Diet: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Kim Kardashian West has been pretty vocal about her diet plans of late, telling her followers (repeatedly) that she is determined to get back to her p...

16 Pictures Of Chocolate That Will Make You Forget Your Diet Instantly

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 07.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We should never need an excuse to dive head first into a melt-in-the-middle chocolate pudding (with extra chocolate sauce). But 7 July is National Ch...

The Best Things About Being Vegan, As Explained By Vegans

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

More people in Britain are choosing to adopt a vegan lifestyle than ever before. There are now over half a million vegans in Britain; a growth of 350%...

Doctors Fear 'Super Acne' As Condition Becomes Resistant To Antibiotics

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Doctors have warned that patients could soon be suffering with “super acne” as current treatments for the skin condition becomes less effective. A...

Men Share What They Find Unattractive In Women, We Try Real Hard To Give Two F***s

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A Reddit thread in the “Ask Men” section has got our blood boiling after male commenters decided to enlighten the female population about what the...