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How Sweaty Betty Founder, Tamara Hill-Norton, Made Fitness Fashionable

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When Tamara Hill-Norton opened her first Sweaty Betty shop in 1998 aged just 26, she had no idea that one day her fitness clothing would be worn by wo...

The Blue Morning Express: Rage on the Daily Commute

Ekaterina Botziou | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ekaterina Botziou

The dreaded morning commute; a rite of passage for many who enter the depressingly strict, robotic routine of the working world. Every morning I gather my spirits off the floor and join the throng of morbidly morose, facially vacuous beings who keep the world's economic clock ticking.

How Does The Clocks Going Back Affect Your Sleep Patterns?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The winter time change is always more welcome than the summer robbing us of a precious hour, but what impact does this really have on our sleep? W...

Poorna Bell

Why We Decided To Go Pink

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Around 130 women are diagnosed with breast cancer every day - our mothers, daughters, sisters and grandmothers all make up this terrible number. T...

Halloween Biryani, Anyone?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The humble pumpkin: well known for its carving capacity, not so well known for its wonderful taste. With Halloween fast approaching it seems only f...

The Olympian Advice To Staying Fit In Winter

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As the cold weather sets in it's tempting to grab a TV box set and hide from the world until March. But even though we might feel like forgoing our...

Man Has Flu, Takes Ibuprofen And This Happens

SWNS | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When most of us get the flu, the worst we experience is a stuffy nose and an achy body. But one flu sufferer says he is lucky to be alive after su...

How The Sun Could Apparently Help You Lose Weight

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If we ever needed an excuse to indulge in sunshine-filled holidays then this is it. According to scientists, that big yellow ball in the sky could ...

How To Save Money On Your Energy Bills This Winter

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

No one could quibble the prospect of an extra hour in bed when the clocks go back this weekend, but it also marks the period when our energy bills sk...

'Air-Con Alerted Me To Breast Cancer'

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Elaine Delaney made a startling discovery last December. She was trying to warm herself up in her office after the air-conditioning was on too high, a...

Meet The Cancer-Fighting Gran Who Knitted Herself Some Hair

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We couldn't even begin to imagine how tough it must be - both mentally and physically - going through chemotherapy. But then there's the finally cherr...

Fox News Host Says Young Women Shouldn't Vote, Cue Face Palm

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Politics is too complex for young women to understand, scrolling through Tinder is an activity more suited to our tiny minds. That's according to F...

Is This Dapper Laughs Poster The Most Sexist Advert Ever?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Dapper Laughs, the internet personality with an outdated 'women are to be seen as objects and not heard' philosophy, won't get our nomination for man ...

How Often Should You Change Your Toothbrush?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It's one of those questions that nobody really knows the answer to, but it's quite important that you do. The experts say you should change your t...

Potty-Mouthed Little Girls Drop The F-Bomb To Discuss Rape And Sexism

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

What's more offensive, a little girl saying f**k or the sexist way society treats girls and women? In the above video by FCKH8.com, potty-mouthed g...

Man Lost 11 Stone To Fulfil Friend's Dying Wish

SWNS | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A year ago, cruel motorists would throw food at 24 stone Mark Smithers as he waited for his bus. Fast forward to now and Mark is a healthier, happier ...

5 Top Dishes To Celebrate Diwali

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Happy Diwali! Being one of the most significant celebrations in Indian culture, we figured you might be in need of some tasty recipes to impress your ...

Beautiful Sikh Exhibition Will Give You Massive Beard Envy

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The beard: a fashion statement that has really come into its own of late, with disasters and successes. Just take a walk in Shoreditch and you'...

Men Can Get Physically Stuck Inside Women During Sex

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Last week an Italian couple needed medical attention after they became physically stuck together while having sex in the Mediterranean Sea. Literal...

The Most Terrifying Burger Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We're actually scared, people. Even looking at this 'homage to Homer Simpson' burger (who incidentally would be dead from cardiac failure if he in...

What Does This 100-Year-Old Great Grandad Credit For Longevity?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Sam Heggessey, who is apparently Britain's oldest gym buff, has shared his secret to a long life (and we promise you'll like it). The great grandf...

Should Obese People Be Paid To Lose Weight?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As the obesity crisis reaches a critical point - 1 in 4 people in Britain are obese - the NHS has backed plans to tackle it by rewarding people with c...

7 Facts About The Insects In Your Home

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

So, you think you know your housemates? No, we don't mean the human ones. We're on about the ones that fly in zig-zag shapes around the fruit bowl...

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 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Even if you don't know your Grand Theft Auto from your World of Warcraft, you've probably heard of #GamerGate. While the online movement may have s...