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Plastic Surgery Obsessions Are Bad Enough, But Magnified When It Involves Twins

Barcroft Media | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

What happens when you get twins who both want plastic surgery? Identical procedures, that's what. Emma and Sara Koponen have each had three bo...

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The Only Way To Challenge Facebook's Nudity Policy Is To Share More Breastfeeding Pics

HuffingtonPost.com | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Guardian journalist Jemima Kiss has urged mothers to share their breastfeeding photographs online in a bid to challenge Facebook's nudity policy. K...

How Did This Woman Drop 13 Stone?

News Team International | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Paige Way once topped the scales at an unhealthy 23 stone. Now, the 22-year-old has embraced a healthy diet and fitness regime which has helped her to...

Meet The Youngest Female Professional Monster Truck Driver

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most people would assume to find a burly bloke behind the wheel of a monster truck, but one seventeen-year-old is breaking the mould by becoming the y...

Man Puts Single Sister On eBay To Find Her A Boyfriend. Charming.

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A man has put his single sister on eBay in a touching utterly insulting attempt to find her a boyfriend... and make himself some cash, natch. Match...

The Right Technique To Popping A Pimple

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If your solution to getting rid of pimples is to pop them, then we have news for you: spot-squeezing is all wrong. According to Dr Mehmet Oz, squee...

How Much Photoshopping Actually Goes Into A Beauty Ad?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Ever wondered how much editing actually takes place before a beauty advert reaches your TV screen? Well, now you can experience how much photoshopp...

What's The Biggest Cause Of Death For Women In England And Wales?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

At a guess, most of us would assume cancer or heart disease would be the biggest killer of women. But the leading cause of death for women in Engl...

Addicts Share Moment They Hit Rock Bottom

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

People with addictions have shared the moment they hit rock bottom as part of a powerful photo series shared exclusively with HuffPost UK Lifestyle. ...

Win A Fashion And Beauty Goody Bag From Triumph

Triumph | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

From snagged tights and smudged nail polish to snoring partners and saggy jeans – a woman’s life is full of those everyday niggles. var src_u...

Maximise Your Space With These Clever Expert Tips

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We could all use more space in our home, whether it’s to accommodate our ever-expanding shoe collections or make room for a new addition to the fami...

Becoming an Empowered Care Consumer

Beth Britton | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK
Beth Britton

None of this will come as any great surprise. Following on from the scandals of Mid-Staffs, Morecambe Bay, Winterbourne View and others, the public are now largely conditioned to hearing about problems in health and social care services. There arguably remain more good news stories than bad ones, but of course the gravity of bad news travels far further.

Mum Posted A Pic Breastfeeding Her Premature Baby. Facebook Banned It

SWNS | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A mum has slammed Facebook for removing a photo of the first time she breastfed her severely premature baby daughter - because it breached their stric...

Health Screenings For Chronic Diseases Can Be Risky, Warn MPs

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

NHS screenings aren't the be-all and end-all, according to MPs who have highlighted health risks posed by chronic disease screenings. According to ...

This Is Officially The World's Best Island

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Introducing Palawan, the greatest island that the world has to offer. The gem in the Philippines' crown, Palawan is a beautiful island which is hom...

Why Was This Amputee's Foot Re-Used As A Knee Joint?

Caters | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

After being diagnosed with bone cancer in her thigh for the second time, Jordon Moody was faced with a tough decision. Her doctors told her that sh...

Dad's Parenting Technique After Catching His Kid Dating An Older Boy

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Since the dawn of time, kids have been trying to look and act older than they are. Most kids however, don't have a dad like Kevin Jones. When the ...

Simple Hammer Test Shows Just How Dirty The Tube Is

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Next time the Tube doors open, you may want to think twice before rushing to get yourself a seat. A recent (not-so scientific) experiment has revea...

Sex With Over 20 Women (Not All At Once) Protects Against Prostate Cancer

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Bad news for those who married their childhood sweetheart and never strayed, but great news for those who have been pilloried for not being able to se...

Woman Secretly Films Herself Being Catcalled By Men, She's Now Getting Rape Threats

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

An actress has worn a hidden camera to show how often women get catcalled on the street by men. For 10 hours, Shoshana Roberts walked around New Yo...

This Two-Year-Old Wins Halloween

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Meet Willow, she's two-years-old and has a better wardrobe than we'll ever have. If she wasn't so cute we'd be envious. Last October, Willow's mum ...

'Dumb Ways To Die' Should Replace All Safety Videos

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

While we're all worried about how we'll pop our clogs one day - will it be cancer? Or a hairdryer in the bathtub? - there are lesser known ways to die...

Signs That Your Migraine Could Be Something Worse

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

After experiencing a bout of headaches and sickness, 43-year-old Tracey figured she was prone to migraines. It ran in the family, the symptoms added u...

Calgary Avansino On Healthy Eating, Exercise And Switching Off

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 28.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Wellness has never been more fashionable. But Vogue contributing editor and lifestyle guru Calgary Avansino has always been ahead of the curve - w...

This Is What 20 Years Of Heavy Drinking Could Do To Your Face

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 28.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We all know that drinking alcohol in excess can seriously damage our health - liver disease, high blood pressure, mental health problems, to name but ...