UK Lifestyle News

Everyone Is Freaking Out About This Gymnast's Near-Perfect Hip-Hop Routine

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 10.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Sophina DeJesus is a gymnast. A very, very good one. She's also presumably a big fan of hip-hop and when she combined the two at the weekend someth...

Lena Dunham Takes Time Out From 'Girls' Due To Endometriosis, But What Is It?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Endometriosis affects one in 10 women of reproductive age here in the UK. It is the second most common gynaecological condition, causing sufferers ...

100 Years Of Cocktails From Whiskey Sours To Cosmopolitans

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We've seen 100 years of beauty and 100 years of fashion unfold in front of our eyes, but it's not just our appearances that have changed in the last c...

Woman Pays Tribute To Contraceptive Coil In The Weirdest Way

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A woman has paid homage to her contraceptive coil in the most ironic and hilarious way - by framing an ultrasound scan of it and popping it on her fri...

World War II Veteran In 10,500 Mile Journey To Meet His Wartime Love 70 Years On

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A 93-year-old World War II veteran who last saw his wartime girlfriend 70 years ago is to travel 10,500 miles to Australia to meet her. Former para...

You've (Probably) Been Breaking Toblerone All Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

You know when something happens that changes the way you've done something throughout your life - and you feel pretty excited about it but kind of gut...

A Surprising Amount Of People Have Stayed In A Relationship For Money

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Valentine's Day may be just around the corner but it seems romance is well and truly dead. A new survey has revealed that nearly one fifth (16%) of...

Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free And Vegan Pancake Recipes You'll Love

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Pancake day is here bringing with it the promise of sugar, bloating and more sugar. To give Shrove Tuesday something of a health kick, we've scour...

This Is What Years Of Heavy Drinking Can Do To Your Body (Graphic)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: this article contains images of a medical nature. A 64-year-old woman has developed a series of bulbous lumps across her back and upper to...

Giant Rabbit The Size Of A Dog Needs A New Home

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

An animal rescue centre is appealing for a new home for one of its rabbits - who happens to be the size of a dog. Atlas is a seven-month-old contin...

New Sunbathing Warning: There's 'No Safe Way To Tan'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Sun-seekers have been told that there is "no safe or healthy way to tan" by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). The new g...

Love-Struck Man Wants To Find The 'Cinderella' Who Left A Shoe In His Taxi

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A Londoner has found himself at the centre of a real life Cinderella story after finding a shoe belonging to a woman who stole his heart. Jay, 32, ...

A Student With Blood Cancer Just Beat 1 In 25 Million Odds To Find A Stem Donor Match

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A matching stem cell donor has been found for the 24-year-old London student whose fight with blood cancer inspired more than 20,000 people to registe...

Hugh Jackman Shares Skin Cancer Warning On Twitter

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Hugh Jackman has warned of the dangers of skin cancer and has urged his six million Twitter followers to use sunscreen. The actor posted a selfie o...

This Plus-Size Yogi Will Inspire You To Love Your Body

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Dana Falsetti is living proof that you should never let your body stop you from fulfilling your dreams. For years Falsetti suffered from depression...

Why You Should Never Ditch Your Friends When You're In A Relationship

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

[Picture: Klaus Vedfelt via Getty] When you embark on a new relationship, things are incredibly exciting. You fall in love and want to spen...

JK Rowling's Touching Response To Fan With Depression Will Make You Love Her More

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

JK Rowling has issued some wonderful words of advice to a fan after they tweeted her with a plea for help. One Twitter user wrote to the author, ex...

Cancer Patient Given Two Weeks To Live Says Clean-Eating Helped Her Fight Disease

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A cancer patient who was given two weeks to live believes ditching takeaways and sugar, and eating healthily instead, has helped her fight the disease...

Sneaky Chef Creates 'Gourmet Meal' For Critics From McDonald's Ingredients

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A chef has pulled off an impressive prank by presenting food critics with a five course "gourmet meal" created entirely out of ingredients from McDona...

You Can Now Buy Oysters For 25p Each

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you're looking to impress your beau with an aphrodisiac-filled dinner on Valentine’s Day, you might want to head down to Morrisons. The superm...

Cosmetic Surgery Is On The Rise In Britain

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A record number of Brits underwent cosmetic surgery last year with more than 51,000 people having procedures to alter their appearance. New data f...

Almost Half Of Brits Would Rather Forget Their Anniversary Than Lose This...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to valuing relationships, it appears we care more about our phones than anything else - as a new survey has found that just under half o...

This Playground-Inspired Fitness Class Will Make You Feel Like A Kid Again

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Take a trip down memory lane and remember what you used to get up to during lunchtime at primary school. If you were anything like me, you probabl...

Asda's £3.50 Wonky Veg Box Lets You 'Feed Your Family For A Week'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Asda has launched the UK's first ever 'wonky veg box' which lets shoppers buy imperfect vegetables in bulk to feed their families. The box will cos...

9 Period Hacks To Ease PMS, Bloating And Cramps

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Getting your period sucks, but thankfully, a few simple life hacks can help to make things more bearable. For instance, did you know that upping y...