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Tyson-Sized Teen Boxes Her Way To Seven Stone Weight Loss

Newsteam | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A teenage girl who once weight more than Mike Tyson has turned her life around to lose a seven stone - after taking up boxing. Courtney Clarke weig...

This Is Literally The Best Instagram Account On Earth

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Want to see gloriously ripped men galavanting about on an Australian beach but can't afford a flight to Australia? Fear not, men’s swimwear and u...

Why Taking Laughing Gas Really Isn't Funny....

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It would be easy to assume nitrous oxide - more commonly known as laughing gas - is pretty harmless. After all, its name does suggest it might be a ga...

Do We Really Need Rib-Jutting Mannequins, Primark?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

You'd be forgiven for assuming that after the bikini bridge and thigh gap backlash, retailers must have realised the general public do not find these ...

We Adore Gwen Stefani's Stunning Breastfeeding Picture

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Should mothers be able to breastfeed in public without criticism? It's a question that has divided many women - and men for that matter - but one ...

Poorna Bell

What I've Learned By My Mid-Thirties (Including The Joy Of Missing Out)

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

My entire twenties, like almost every other person, were lived with an utterly responsibility-free attitude. So much so, that Shaggy's song 'It Wasn't...

What Is The Clay Diet?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you thought clay was best used to build houses or make pottery, think again. It turns out that it is also being used in detox diets. Yes, really. ...

We Have A Massive Crush On The Pirelli Calendar's First Plus Size Model

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The Pirelli Calendar will be back in November with its 2015 edition - 'why should we care?' we hear you ask. Well, dear reader, this year's Pirelli...

This Is What Would Happen To Feminism If Cats Ruled The World

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As a group of feminists, the team here at HuffPost UK Lifestyle were a little confused by the social media movement 'Women Against Feminism'. The '...

Britain's Best Parks - Which Ones Made The Cut?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

You don't have to go to New Zealand for impressive mountains and miles of fields - magnificent countryside can be found right here in the UK. This...

The Heroes Of Ground Zero Are Being Diagnosed With Cancer At An Alarming Rate

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The heroes of 9/11 - those that rushed in to help on the day the Twin Towers were demolished - are paying a high price for their selfless work. Ac...

How Just Two Minutes Of Intense Exercise Per Week Can Help Boost Pensioners' Health

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you thought that high-intensity training (HIT) was just for lycra-clad gym buffs, then think again. Because this style of exercise can also help th...

What Is Summer Depression?

Karin Sieger | Posted 27.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Karin Sieger

If you are lonely, have few social outlets, low self confidence or self esteem, then the summer months can be challenging. You may find it difficult to go out on your own, if others are out as couples, families or groups of friends, and you have no one to share the summer with. Seeing others apparently living the life you wish you had can make you feel worse about your own situation.

Brogan Driscoll

Why We Bitch (And Why We Should Stop)

HuffingtonPost.com | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

One of the reasons that Lindsay Lohan's hit-film 'Mean Girls' resonated with such a large audience, was because we all saw glimmers of ourselves in th...

Poorna Bell

Tried And Tested: Does Five Minutes Of Meditation Actually Work?

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Judging by one of my colleague’s reactions to my announcement I was off to a meditation class – a loud guffaw – coming out of the closet can be...

How To Cook Like A Proper Scot

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The Commonwealth Games 2014 are in full swing - and if you weren't lucky enough to get tickets for Glasgow, why not celebrate at home with these deli...

Fifty Shades Of Grey Will Result In A Sex Toy 'Bondage Bonanza'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Unless you've been living under a rock (and not for BDSM purposes), you'll probably be aware that the release of the new Fifty Shades of Grey film is ...

How To Cope With Loss

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The past couple of weeks have seen tragic stories dominating news headlines. With almost 300 people dying when the Malaysia Airlines passenger jet...

How To Become A Cycling Superstar From An Olympic Champion

The Huffington Post UK Lifestyle | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The Commonwealth Games 2014 have kicked off with a bang, and watching our sporting heroes and heroines doing their thing in Glasgow has got us in the ...

One Woman Is Inspiring Little Boys To Wear Pink With This Campaign

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The idea that 'pink is for girls' and 'blue is for boys' is beyond frustrating - it's sexist, limiting and, quite frankly, ridiculous. But thankful...

You Will Never Guess What This Dress Is Made Of

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Aside from accidentally resulting in an unexpected conception, expired or defective condoms have as much usefulness as a diaphragm made of icing sugar...

How Leaving The Light On At Night Could Affect Breast Cancer Treatment

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Sleeping in complete darkness at night could be key to successful breast cancer treatment, a recent study has revealed. According to findings, bein...

This Revolutionary Treatment Could Help Breast Cancer Patients

PA? The Huffington Post Uk | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Every year, around 41,500 women and 300 men in the UK are diagnosed with breast cancer. The disease can have devastating consequences, but now there m...

Woman Loses Five Stone After Son Calls Her 'Jelly Belly'

Medavia | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In order to lose weight, there's no denying you need a lot of will power - especially when Friday afternoon rolls around. Whether the goal is to im...

This Is An Unexpected Health Risk For Shift Workers

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When you think of shift work, the downsides that immediately come to mind are tiredness and the difficulties of having a regular social life - but a r...