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Paralysed Man Stands On Wedding Day For First Time In Eight Years

PA Real Life Features | Victoria Burt | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A wheelchair-bound man brought his new wife and guests to tears on his wedding day by standing up for the first time in eight years. Paralysed Neil...

Man With Cancer Claims His Bike Crash Saved His Life

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Simon Nutting flew head first over his handle bars when he crashed his bike in April. But the father-of-five, from the West Midlands, is grateful ...

This Woman Is The Ultimate Champion Of Self Love

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who was born with a rare genetic disorder has shared strong messages of self love and body confidence on social media - and it's safe to say, ...

Common Diabetes Drug Could Treat Leukaemia, Study Finds

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A drug that's usually used to manage symptoms of diabetes could be an effective treatment for blood cancer, new research suggests. A team of intern...

If Mental Illnesses Were Monsters, Here's What They'd Look Like

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

For those suffering with mental illness, it can often be tricky to pinpoint exactly how you feel. Meanwhile for those living without mental illness, i...

Ethnic Minorities Can Save Lives, This Man Wants To Tell You How

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

After one of his closest friends was diagnosed with a rare form of blood cancer last August, actor Alex Morrison knew that something must be done to h...

GBBO: How To Make Sugar-Free And Dairy-Free Desserts

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

This week's Bake Off was chock-a-block with drama: Ian was knocked off the top spot as Star Baker, Paul managed to have everyone in hysterics with his...

How To Make Gluten-Free Banana Bread (GBBO-Style)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Sound the Bake Off klaxon: after four weeks of living it up as Star Baker, Ian was knocked off the top spot by none other than Nadiya - who absolutely...

Cindy Crawford On That 'Unretouched' Photo: 'It Was Stolen And It Was Malicious'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Style

Cindy Crawford has spoken out for the first time since an 'unretouched' photo of her made headlines earlier this year, revealing that it made her feel...

Sue Perkins' Brain Tumour: Here's All You Need To Know About Prolactinoma

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

'Great British Bake Off' host Sue Perkins has revealed she has been living with a non-cancerous brain tumour for eight years. In an interview with ...

Lady Garden Jumpers Hold An Important Message About Women's Health

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're a dedicated follower of celeb-ville, then you might have clapped eyes on the Lady Garden jumpers currently being sported by the likes of Ell...

Waitress Leaves Touching Note For Customer With Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Rick Lewallen has been battling cancer for five months, but his spirits were lifted last week when he and his wife Annette visited their local pizzeri...

Body Mass Index Could Predict Alzheimer's Onset In Over 50s

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A new study has shown that, in people over 50, every unit increase in Body Mass Index (BMI) accelerates Alzheimer's onset by nearly seven months. A...

Taking Statins Could 'Cut Risk Of Dying After Surgery'

PA | By Jane Kirby, Press Association Health Editor | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Giving people statins before an operation could cut their risk of dying or suffering complications, research suggests.The cholesterol-busting drugs ar...

Brazilian Wasp Sting 'Could Help Battle Against Cancer'

PA | By John von Radowitz, Press Association Science Correspondent | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Getting stung by the Brazilian wasp Polybia paulista may not be such a bad thing if you have cancer, research suggests. The social wasp's venom con...

What Causes Stillbirth And How Can You Support Someone Who's Had One?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Earlier this week, Eastenders was praised for its sensitive scenes of stillbirth as characters Shabnam and Kush said goodbye to their baby. The sce...

This Will Teach You A Lot About How To Make A Woman Come

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The idea of pleasuring a woman can frazzle any person's brain (some women included). And it's nothing to be ashamed of. I mean, we aren't exactly ...

This Is What Happens In Britain's First Technology Addiction Clinic

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

[Picture: ADAM HESTER VIA GETTY IMAGES] Standing in the reception of Nightingale Hospital, there is one thing that sets it apart from any NHS w...

NSFW: Women Rally Around Friend After She Was Slut-Shamed For Tinder Profile

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When a man posted a screenshot of Olivia Melville's Tinder profile onto Facebook, the abuse she received was abhorrent. Her Tinder bio contained a ...

Woman Finds Bugs Nesting In Beauty Sponge, Massively Freaks Out

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman has told of her horror after she found insects had made a home inside her beauty blender. The tool is an elliptical-shaped sponge which is ...

Win A Stylish Back Pack Worth £85 From Dashing Tweeds

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Fancy a new back pack to kickstart autumn with? Dashing Tweeds has teamed up with HuffPost UK Lifestyle to give away THREE limited edition back pa...

Hero Jackie Collins On Why The Phrase 'Mummy Porn' Is Degrading To Women

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Jackie Collins may be known for her steamy novels, but the author won't thank you for referring to her work as "Mummy Porn". "I think it’s the mo...

These Women Aren't Related But They Are Spooky 'Twin Strangers'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Rub your eyes all you want - these two women are in no way related, but they look so similar they could be twins. The pair met through a site calle...

Couple Reunited After Message On €20 Note Goes Viral

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When Denise O’Reilly took a €20 note out of her purse last week, she noticed it had a message scribbled on it. It simply read: "Christy, it’s...

This Woman's Depression Tattoo Is A Poignant Lesson About Mental Illness

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A 20-year-old student is kickstarting much-needed conversations surrounding mental health in the best way. A photo of Bekah Miles' new leg tattoo h...