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Common Digestion Questions Answered For Gut Week 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Millions of Brits experience digestive problems each year – from bloating and constipation to indigestion and irregular bowel movements. Yet all ...

6 Knife Tricks That Will Change Your Life

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Chef Anthony Cotroneo is a bit of a wizard when it comes to chopping, cutting and dicing. Now, he's shared his top tips for getting the most out of...

How To Convince Your Partner To Get A Dog

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you dream of getting a dog but are fighting a losing battle against your other half, read on. The folks at Zoomin TV have put together a list of...

Mum Films Touching Documentary Thanking NHS For Saving Newborn's Life

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Parents

On 2 February, Sophie Mei Lan Slack gave birth to her second child Arianna. Two months later, her baby girl was hooked up to a ventilator, critically ...

Warning: Video Of Man Having 3-Month-Old Cyst Removed Is Unbelievably Gross

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: Video contains graphic content If you ever find a spot or cyst growing on your body, this video is proof you shouldn't leave it to grow f...

Dog Warns Owner She Is Going To Have An Epileptic Seizure

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

To Shannon Locke, Poppy is far more than a pet dog. The labrador pup warns the 23-year-old when she is about to have an epileptic seizure, meaning...

Half Of Brits 'Unaware Of Advanced Forms Of Radiotherapy'

PA | By Jane Kirby, Press Association Health Editor | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A new health report has revealed that half of people have never heard of advanced types of radiotherapy, while thousands do not get access to the best...

Wine O'Clock, Bants And Other New Words Added To Oxford Dictionaries

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Oxford Dictionaries has added a selection of new words to its repertoire including manspreading, cat cafe and bants. In its quarterly update, Oxfor...

Woman Claims She Was 'Thrown Out' Of Costa Coffee For Wearing A Sports Bra

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When Davina Ward popped into her local Costa Coffee on Sutton high street for a post-workout drink, she never imagined she'd be asked to leave on the ...

24 Women Bare Their Scars To Reveal The Beauty In Imperfections

The Huffington Post UK | Alanna Vagianos and Damon Dahlen | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Style

I was only 6 years old when doctors sliced me open and removed my left kidney.  At the time, I didn't really understand what the fuss was all about...

Mail Online Backlash After 'Sexist' Article Says Lack Of Housework 'Makes Women Fat'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The Mail Online has come under fire after publishing an article which says lack of housework is "making women fat". The article, which has been bra...

Rare Medical Condition Is Causing This Woman To Starve To Death

Barcroft Media | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Lisa Brown suffers from an extremely rare condition that is causing her to starve to death. At 32 years old, the former model weighs 89lbs and can...

Is It Really That Difficult to Cancel a GP Appointment?

Beth Britton | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Britton

Fundamentally I believe that we as patients must understand our responsibility to respect the free access we have to our GP, practice nurse, midwife or other primary care based professional. We expect their professionalism and access to them in a timely manner - it's not a lot to ask that we should also keep our side of the bargain too.

Why Smaller Men Are More Likely To Be Violent (According To Science)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Small man syndrome, also dubbed The Napoleon Complex, is a real issue according to researchers from the US. A study has shown that men who feel les...

How To Cook Pasta In 60 Seconds

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Cooking pasta just got a whole lot quicker. In the above video, Chef James demonstrates how to cook pasta in just 60 seconds. All you need to ...

Want To Lose Weight? Drink A Pint Of Water Before Meals, Experts Suggest

PA | By Jennifer Cockerell, Press Association Health Correspondent | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The key to losing weight could be as simple as drinking a pint of water before tucking into your dinner, researchers believe. A study in which obes...

How To Make The Perfect Crème Brûlée, GBBO Style

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Making a simple crème brûlée is a deceptively difficult challenge, as this week's Great British Bake Off contestants found out during dessert week....

Don't Count Calories, Eat Healthily To Prevent Obesity, Experts Say

PA | By Jane Kirby, Press Association Health Editor | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The benefits of healthy eating should be promoted by doctors, rather than focusing on counting calories and handing out drugs, health experts have sai...

Guess Which UK City Uses The Most Fake Tan

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Style

The star's of TOWIE may love a holiday glow, but there's one UK city that uses even more fake tan than Essex. In a nationwide survey of Britain's t...

In Defence Of Ghosting

Brogan Driscoll | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Brogan Driscoll

For the ghostee, being ghosted is awful. They may have really liked the person and will likely spend (at least) 24 hours checking their phone for a response telling themselves that their beau probably left their phone at home or has been kidnapped.

How To Pull Off #HairMetal

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Style

As kids, there was nothing that made us feel more special than getting a hair braid on holiday. And now hair braids - or a hair wraps, as our Ameri...

Most Men Won't Take The Male Contraceptive Pill If It Becomes Available

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Ladies, don't get too excited about the prospect of a male contraceptive pill becoming available in the UK - new research shows that very few men wou...

How The 9/11 Attacks Could Still Be Killing People Today

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

An image of a woman covered in dust became one of the most iconic, yet haunting, reminders of the 9/11 World Trade Center attacks. The woman in th...

The Most Outrageous VMA Outfits (Ever)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Style

As MTV's annual Video Music Awards approaches, we're eagerly anticipating the sartorial choices of all involved. There'll no doubt be a lot of show...

Woman Loses Over 7 Stone Because She Was Unable To Play With Her Son

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who said she couldn't get up from the floor due to her excessive weight has shed more than seven stone in a bid to kickstart a healthier life....