UK Lifestyle News

Why Women Are More Likely To Get Addicted To Cocaine Than Men

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Cocaine use, even if it's occasional, can soon lead to dependence. But did you know that women are more likely to become addicted than men? Women a...

Six Of The Best Non-Chocolate Advent Calendars Of 2014

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With recent news of chocolate shortages, we've decided that this year's Christmas advent calendar choice might have to be less cocoa-filled. (If not f...

One Supermarket Owner Explains Why His Staff Do Meditation

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When success is defined by money and power, we forget that employees are people. Those people do not enjoy their work, they burn out and as a resu...

Paleo Dessert Recipes: Raspberry Ganache And Coconut Ice

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Advocates of the Paleo diet say it improves digestion, reduces allergic reactions, boosts energy, regulates blood sugar and helps kick-start weight-lo...

Meet The Spa-rtans: The New Breed Of Spa-Loving Men Who Just Love To Be Pampered

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

An increasing number of men are swapping their football boots for bathrobes in a bid to look and feel good. Can we blame them? Man-pering (or man p...

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Meet The 26-Year-Old Shaking Up Vegetarian Dining

HuffingtonPost.com | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As every vegetarian knows, dining out can be a nightmare. If there isn't an unadventurous (and slightly soggy) goat's cheese tart on the menu, you'll ...

Why Hand Dryers Are Germ Machines

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It might be time to revert back to paper towels, as scientists have shown that hand dryers aren't actually that effective when it comes to combating g...

#FreeTheNipple Is Now A Film - Watch The Trailer Here

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Ladies (and gentlemen) rejoice, the #FreeTheNipple movement is back and it's coming to a cinema near you. The groundbreaking anti-censorship campai...

Could This Be The Future Of Flu Vaccinations?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A new strategy for keeping one jump ahead of seasonal flu could improve vaccine effectiveness, scientists believe. Research has shown that vaccines...

Czech Website Blurs Miss Great Britain's Face And Insults The Rest Of The UK

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Shelby Tribble, 21, may have been named the most beautiful woman in the UK, but one website has taken it upon themselves to insult her looks, and slat...

Government Promises To Cut Time Taken For Life-Saving Drugs

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Government officials have promised to cut years off the time it takes for NHS patients to receive life-saving drugs. They are to launch a health re...

And The Happiest Place To Live In The World Is...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Winter weather getting you down? Feeling the effects of SAD? You might want to consider migrating, as a new map showing the happiest countries to ...

'I Don't Feel Like It' - The Most Annoying Excuses For Avoiding Sex

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Excuses for not having sex are becoming far more inventive than the classic "I have a headache." A new survey has revealed that 78% of 5,368 men ar...

Man Has Tapeworm Running Around In His Brain - Takes 4 Years To Detect

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A British man who suffered memory problems discovered the cause of it four years later - he had a a rare tapeworm running around in his brain. On a da...

This Is What Happens When You Inflict Birth Pain On A Man

The Huffington Post UK/ITN | Ryan Barrell | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In a country where most men aren't even present for the birth of their children, one hospital is giving fathers-to-be a chance to really experience ch...

Transgender Dad Who Gave Birth Is Able To Breastfeed His Child

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Trevor MacDonald is a transgender parent. He gave birth in 2012 after taking a break from testosterone therapy. Due to his breast removal surgery, it ...

Why Wheat Free Diet May Not Be As Good As It's Cracked Up To Be

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In recent years wheat-free food has found its way onto supermarket shelves across the country. Most of us know at least one person who is "avoidin...

How To Make Perfect Mashed Potato

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Attention all aspiring foodies. If your mashed potato resembles something that's a little more papier-mâché than creamy goodness, then listen up. ...

Secret Santa Gift Ideas That Your Friends Will Actually Want

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Finding an appropriate secret Santa Christmas present for colleagues and friends can be pretty damn difficult. In fact, if we had the choice, we'd...

This Is, Quite Possibly, The Most Offensive Bumper Sticker We've Ever Seen

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Last week Dapper Laughs was dropped by ITV. This week "pick-up artist" Julien Blanc has been denied entry to the UK. We thought the world must have fi...

Dear Men Who Sprawl Over Public Transport, Your Days Are Numbered...

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

For as long as anyone can remember, man spreaders have dominated public transport. Sitting with their legs wide open and sprawling over multiple s...

Could The Pill Be Responsible For Your Break Up?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The moment you come off your contraceptive pill could spell the end for your relationship, if this news is anything to go by... A study has suggest...

How Do Dancers Stay Fit And Healthy Outside The Studio?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With all the hours they spend in rehearsals you’d think dancers would want to curl up under a duvet on their day off. But to be at the top of the...

Woman Who Lost Her Legs In Railway Suicide Attempt Turns Her Life Around

Barcroft | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A mum has told of the horrific moment she lost her legs, after lying in front of a train in an attempt to take her own life. Helen Galsworthy was j...

Café Apologises For Asking Mums To Breastfeed In Disabled Loo...

SWNS | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A café owner has been forced to apologise after putting a sign in the window - asking mums to breastfeed in the disabled toilets. Because when bre...