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Why Are There So Many Spiders in Your House?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Autumn doesn’t just mean orange leaves and chilly mornings, it’s also the start of spider season. As the evenings grow shorter, you’ll probab...

Why #GamerGate Affects All Women, Even Those Who Don't Like Gaming

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Even if you don't know your Grand Theft Auto from your World of Warcraft, you've probably never heard of #GamerGate. While the online movement may ...

Guys Try To Pass Off McDonald's Food As Fresh And Organic - Do They Succeed?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Here's the premise: a couple of chaps visit their local food expo to serve 'fresh and organic' food offerings to experts, restaurant owners and other ...

Genderless Gingerbread Is Gender Equality Gone Mad

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The traditional gingerbread man has been a favourite treat for generations - but to make the biscuit more suited to life in 2014, one cafe has given i...

This Photo Isn't What You Think

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

So, you thought you'd click on a juicy ole cleavage shot, ay? Well we're here to tell you pal, this here is a boob-free zone. One quick-wi...

What One Piece Of Advice Would Married Couples Give Newlyweds?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When married couples were asked what advice they would give to newlyweds, we half expected them to cynically say "enjoy the honeymoon sex while it las...

How To Have A Hassle-Free Family Road Trip

Huffington Post UK | Shihab S Joi | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The mood in the car is bleak when the forecast was rather hoping for sunny temperaments all round. But Dad is grumpy, mum is stressing and the kid...

The Way You Walk Could Make You Happier

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Can the way you walk influence your happiness? According to this new study, it can. Research published in the Journal of Behavior Therapy and Exper...

How A Common Cold Paralysed This Graphic Designer

SWNS | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A graphic designer has been left paralysed from the neck down and fighting for his life - after catching a common cold. Derek Ledingham, 41, has sp...

Boy Meets Girl On Instagram. Girl Likes Photo. Pair Get Married...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Forget Tinder, the latest place to find love is on Instagram. That's right folks, you better think carefully about those selfies and #NoFilter coun...

Are You Desperate Enough To Try These Hangover Cures?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Picture this: you've woken up after a heavy night out, and your mate walks in with what they hail as a 'miracle' hangover cure. You take the plate...

Woman Lives In KFC For A Week To Get Over Her Break-Up

CEN | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A woman dumped by her boyfriend spent an entire week sitting in a KFC eating chicken wings. Depressed Tan Shen, 26, from Chengdu, in China’s sout...

#CityFail Sums Up Your Commuter Nightmares

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Hell hath no fury like a commuter scorned. But what's an angry person to do when they see something truly ludicrous on their travels? They get ...

How To Navigate Your Knife And Fork Pretty Woman-Style

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The simple knife and fork - they go together like fish and chips, salt and pepper, Ant and Dec. But are they actually a simple set of dining tools? ...

Video Of A Moth Stuck In A Man's Ear Gives Us The Heebie Jeebies

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

WARNING: Video includes graphic content and strong language. Get ready to squirm, the above video (it kicks off at 3.30) shows what happened when a...

Shocking Video Shows Us What It's Like To Live With Narcolepsy

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

To say that living with narcolepsy is difficult would be an understatement. But when people don't take your illness seriously, it can be ten times wor...

How Being A Vegetarian Is Affecting Your Sperm

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Although a diet packed full of fruit and vegetables can boost your immune system, avoiding meat completely can have a negative effect on fertility. ...

10 Quotes That Show How Much Oscar De La Renta Loved Women

The Huffongtuffignotn | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In a world that is fraught with so much contention about body image and whether male designers actually hate the women they design waist-pinching clot...

'Lynda's Decision To End Chemotherapy Would've Empowered Her'

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Lynda Bellingham's decision to end chemotherapy treatment would've given her a huge "sense of empowerment", according to the chief executive of a lead...

Cold And Flu Hacks That Will Have You Feeling Normal Again

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

You've got the attractive red nose, the husky voice and the cough which makes you sound like you smoke 100-a-day. Then there's the shivering one momen...

How To Keep Warm For Winter

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As a society we are becoming increasingly bad about striking up a relationship with our neighbours, but this winter, households are being urged to tak...

Why Do Men Go Bald?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

An estimated 6.5 million men in the UK experience male pattern baldness - but why? In the video, Tara Long explains that male hair loss is down usu...

Win Giles Deacon for Ann Summers Lingerie Plus A Gift Card Worth £300

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

One lucky HuffPost UK Lifestyle reader will win a selection of the brand new, hotly anticipated lingerie from the gorgeous Giles Deacon for Ann Summer...

21 Stunning Halloween Makeup Ideas

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Here's the deal: you've been invited to a Halloween shindig and after endlessly scouring the internet for costume ideas, you've given up. Luckily f...

Why Your Face Is Flushed After One Drink

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

For some of us, there's an awkward moment when your face turns red after one alcoholic bevvy. If this situation is often a reality for you then cha...