UK Lifestyle News

See How The Miss World Beauty Pageant Changed From 1951 To 2014

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Approve of it or not, these stunning images of beauty queens from across the globe show how much the Miss World pageant has changed in its 63-year his...

What Happened When Real Life Hit The Powerpuff Girls

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When droves of us watched The Powerpuff Girls, we never thought the day would come when Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup would be discussing er, anal se...

Sheryl Sandberg On Her Motto For Success

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Sheryl Sandberg and Jimmy Rollins have both reached the pinnacles of their professions - as Facebook's Chief Operating Officer (COO) and World Series ...

15 Things That Make Us Feel Christmassy

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As kids we started to get excited about Christmas the moment we took off our Halloween costumes. But as adults we sometimes need a little corporate...

How The 5:2 Diet Could Help You Live Longer

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Once the eating regime of celebrities, the 5:2 diet has been whole-heartedly embraced by the masses in the past couple of years. And there's good n...

'You Are Responsible': Hungarian Police Accused Of Blaming Women For Sexual Assault

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Hungarian police have come under fire for a public safety advert that partly blames women for sexual assault. The video, that was first aired on F...

Is It Possible To Live Harmoniously With Your Ex?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Despite breaking up more than a year ago, TV presenter Susanna Reid and her ex-partner Dominic Cotton still live in the same house. The couple wer...

You Can't Drive In Saudi Arabia, And Now You Can't Eat If You're A Single Woman

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Women should not be allowed to eat in restaurants unless accompanied by their husband or a male guardian. That's according to sexist restaurant ow...

Less Invasive Technique To Diagnose Prostate Cancer Tested

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

One of the most dreaded parts of getting tested for prostate cancer is the biopsy, which is done with a transrectal ultrasound. However, a new and...

Flirtmoji: The Emoji Site For All Your Sexting Needs (But It's A Bit #NSFW)

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There's an emoji for almost everything. Had a shit day? Use the smiling pile of poo. Planning an evening with your best gal pals? Dancing showgirls sh...

'We Are Killing Ourselves': Britain's Obesity-Fuelled Cancer Problem

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As many as one in four people in the UK are thought to be obese, and it seems all that extra weight is have a serious impact on the nation's health. ...

Tetley Will Insure Master Tea Blender's Tastebuds... For £1 Million

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A master tea blender is going to have his taste buds insured by Tetley - for £1 million. Sebastian Michaelis, one of a small group of tasters empl...

Londoners, You Could Soon Bounce Your Way To Work

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Close your eyes, empty your mind and imagine a road... A road, which in fact, is just one long trampoline. Do you feel it? Do you feel the pure JO...

Dad Walks Daughter Down The Aisle, But Refuses To Give Her Away

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

An Illinois man walked his daughter down the aisle on her wedding day, but in refused to give her away. Michael L. Connell, a professor of politic...

We've Moved Way Past The Hairy Pits Debate

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Forget #pinkhairdontcare, there's a new trend knocking around that's sent Tumblr into tumult. Instead of focusing on the colour of the hair on the...

Meet Samantha Cristoforetti, Italy's First Woman In Space

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The International Space Station is housing two women on long-term missions for only the second time in its 16-year history. Samantha Cristoforetti,...

What Is Seasonal Affective Disorder And How Can You Combat It?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Cold weather, excessive heating bills and leaving the office in the pitch black. Yep you guess it, winter's officially here. If you've got a seriou...

World's Oldest Married Couple Reveal Their Very Sweet Secret To A Long Life

SWNS | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With a combined age of 211, husband Karam Chand and wife Kartari have celebrated their joint birthdays, making them possibly the oldest married couple...

How We Change Our Voices When We're Feeling Powerful

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Margaret Thatcher received vocal coaching in a bid to sound more authoritative, and now her well-known story has inspired a new study about vocal habi...

Helping The Environment Will Make You Feel Warm (Quite Literally), Say Psychologists

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you need a cheap way of warming up during the colder months, then we might have a solution. According to psychologists, doing an environmentall...

Who The Hell Puts 'No Gag Reflex' On A Baby Gro?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Online retailer, CafePress has again come under fire for selling sexually explicit baby gros as well as clothing for toddlers and baby accessories inc...

Is This Hidden Butt Cam Really Going To Raise Awareness About Prostate Cancer?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Another day, another hidden camera video. This time a woman has attached a camera to the back of her yoga pants as she walks through the streets of...

This Woman Gets Paid $20,000 To Look Like Rihanna

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

You may be surprised to hear this but the woman pictured immediately below isn't Rihanna. Nope, this here is 22-year-old Andele Lara who hails from...

This Little Girl Is Not Impressed With Tesco's Sexist Toy Aisle

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Ladies and gentleman, we'd like to introduce our new favourite feminist. When seven-year-old Maggie saw a sign in Tesco implying that superheroes ...

Survivor Stories: 'He Beat Me So Hard My Skin Split'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Up to 7 in 10 women around the world will experience physical or sexual violence at some point in their lifetime. The International Day for the Eli...