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Watch: The Moment 87-Year-Old With Alzheimer's Recognises Her Daughter

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Anyone who has a loved one suffering from Alzheimer's disease will know to cherish their lucid moments where - if even for a short while - you get to ...

The Invictus Games Inspire Us All To Look Beyond Adversity

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Resilience, strength and determination are qualities we can all admire, and there are few people who embody these attributes more than the participant...

This Video Of Healthy Vs Smoker's Lung Will Make You Quit For Good

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you're addicted to smoking, this video may provide the final push you need to quit your unhealthy (and oh so expensive) habit for good. The bel...

Can Plants Really Increase Productivity At Work?

Eureka / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re currently sat at your desk feeling less than inspired by your dingy office surroundings then don’t worry – you’re not alone. Tha...

7 Reasons Why Your Period Might Be Late

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most gals look forward to our periods with more anticipation than we do our birthdays. OK, that may not be entirely true, but there's no denying h...

Even If You're Fed Up With The #IceBucketChallenge, This 5-Year-Old's Version Will Melt Your Heart

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As the Ice Bucket Challenge hype begins to die down, a video with a difference has come to our attention. And we have to say, while watching our ma...

Could This Be The Key To Avoiding Bowel Cancer?

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

New research has potentially uncovered the answer to tackling bowel cancer. The key? Bacteria in the gut. In a recent study, scientists discovered ...

This Mum's Better Than All Our Mums - She Can Drag A VW Polo With Daughter And Boyfriend Inside

Barcroft/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Petite Becki Barrett is only 5ft 1in tall but she doesn’t break a sweat as she lifts her six-stone sofa with one arm to hoover underneath. She do...

Junk Food 'Destroying Health Of A Generation Of Children'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The health of an entire generation of children could be "destroyed" by a diet of junk food and lack of exercise, doctors have warned. As a result,...

This Is Why Energy Drinks Are Never The Answer When Tackling Burnout

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When you're suffering from a lack of sleep, it's tempting to grab an energy drink to help get you through the day. But new research has now linked the...

PE Kit Sucks So Bad It's Actually Putting Girls Off Sport

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

No one expects their PE kit to look like its been designed by Stella McCartney (if only!) but it turns out the new generation of young women are less ...

Putting Out Fires, Stopping Fights...Why Kebabs Are Literally The Superman Of The Food World

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When your vision is blurry and you're struggling to remember your own name, there's only one thing that can save the day... a kebab. And thanks to ...

How To Prevent Autumn Cold And Flu For As Long As Possible

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We're sorry to use the A-word, but that chill down your neck and the should-I-shouldn't-I decisions around central heating spell only one thing: Autum...

Eat Less Meat To Reduce Global Warming And World Hunger, Say Experts

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Burgers, smoke houses and steak joints may be very en trend in foodie circles at the moment, but meat has long been seen as an essential part of our d...

'I Almost Died,' Says Woman Who Warns Against Boob Jobs Abroad

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A beauty therapist whose confidence hit rock-bottom after her breasts began to sag, went for cosmetic surgery abroad, which almost killed her. Clai...

We Knew Sunbeds Weren't Great For You, But This New Cancer Risk Seals The Deal

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We've longed since known about the risks of using sunbeds - one woman warned against excessive tanning after developing a cancerous 'rodent' ulcer - b...

These Hummus Recipes Make Us View Chickpeas With Lustful Eyes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Hummus isn't just a fancy dip, oh no. These recipes from Hummus Bros who specialise in simple fare with fresh ingredients, show there is far more you ...

How To Cook Bacon Perfectly

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Whether curing a hangover as part of a hearty brunch or complementing a pasta dinner, people go crazy for bacon. But there's nothing worse than gre...

14 Foods You Should Put In Your Shopping Basket Every Week

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When you're charging round the supermarket after you finish work but before you meet your mates for drinks, taking the time to analyse food labels and...

London's Best Steak Restaurants

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There are few worse things in life than being served an overcooked or flaccid steak, amiright? (Especially when it's often the most expensive thing on...

This Could Help You To Never Forget A Name Again

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The moment when you forget a work colleague's name even though it's on the tip of your tongue, is just plain awkward. But new technology could stop th...

Walking A Mile A Day Could Reduce Cancer Death Rate

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

While cancer diagnosis and treatment can leave you feeling depressed, fatigued and unable to face the world, recent research has revealed that keeping...

Tea, Sympathy And Breastfeeding Advice Abound In This New Cafe

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 31.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The first few months of parenthood is firefighting between the arrival of a newborn, lack of sleep (oh, the lack of sleep!) and trying to cope with a ...

This Russian Bank Offers An Unexpected Freebie If You Take Out A Mortgage

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When you're looking to get a mortgage the things you usually consider are the size of your deposit and the interest rates available - but one bank is ...

Bird Poos On Girl's Ice Cream. Girl Licks Ice Cream.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK Comedy

From losing your luggage to getting sunburn, there are a whole host of things that can go wrong on holiday. That said, we've never heard of a getaway ...