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This Couple Took A Photobooth Picture For Each Of The 14 Years They've Been Together

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When Giles Paley-Phillips and his now wife Michelle popped into a photobooth in October 2000 aged 18 and 23 they'd been dating for a month. They h...

Black Ballerina Receives Countless Rejection Letters, But That Doesn't Stop Her Dancing Her Way To The Top

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

At some stage, most of us will experience rejection - but one ballerina is showing us all that when the powers that be say you're not good enough, yo...

Five Things I Learned On The Juice Detox

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A few weeks ago I tried a two-day juice detox. While juicing may be very a la mode - everyone from Gwyneth Paltrow to Millie Mackintosh getting in...

Wahaca Founder Thomasina Miers Shares Her Favourite Mexican Recipes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Chillies aren't just about the heat as former MasterChef winner and founder of Wahaca, Thomasina Miers' new cookbook Chilli Notes shows. Brilliant...

Why Women Shouldn't Be Afraid Of Protein Shakes...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to getting fit, protein shakes aren't quite the first thing that spring to mind. For most of us, these are the domain of bodybuilders or...

How To Do Legs, Bums And Tums Without Leaving Your Home

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A toned tummy, lean legs and perfect bottom are hard things to attain, but not impossible - if you know the right moves. So, if you aren't ready t...

How This Commonwealth Games Volunteer Was Inspired To Drop 12 Stone

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Many of us were inspired by the determination and achievements of the athletes taking part in the 2012 Olympics to better our own lives. But after the...

Could These Fad Diets Be Damaging Your Teeth?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you've yet to start your bid for that perfect beach body this summer, take note: fad diets could damage your teeth. So while the raw food diet ...

The Top 50 Things That Make Us Brits Happy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It seems us Brits are a sentimental bunch who really do think the best things in life are free. Popping bubble wrap, receiving a compliment and having...

Exploring Retirement - The Gap Between Dreams and Reality

Beth Britton | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Britton

In the working population, the word retirement generally conjures up wistful thoughts of long lie-ins, lazy days, unlimited opportunities to pursue hobbies and the chance to finally get around to doing all of the things that you've never quite had time for. Is that really the reality of retirement though, and what can my 30-something generation expect in later life?

This Man Can't Live Without His Daily Run. Here's Why...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most of us go jogging to get fit - but this video tells the story of a man who goes running for an entirely different reason. Ronnie Goodman trains...

This Is Your Body On Orgasm

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There's only one thing that beats feeling the wind in your hair or the sand between your toes, and that is having an orgasm. Although it might only...

How The Size Of Your Belly Will Indicate If You're At Risk Of Diabetes

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Anyone carrying extra weight around their middle should be aware they might be at risk of type 2 diabetes. According to a report from Public Health...

These Seemingly Healthy Foods May Be Giving You A Muffin Top

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you think you're eating healthily but having trouble kick-staring weight-loss, you may be eating food with hidden nastiness. In the above video ...

Are Asthma Patients Getting The Right Treatment?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

More than a million people suffering from asthma are missing out on key yearly checks, a charity has warned. New analysis by charity Asthma UK foun...

How To Nap At Work Without Getting Fired

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you love a power nap on your lunch break, but you also like being employed, help is at hand. The guide from memoryfoamwarehouse.co.uk will help ...

What Does Your Orgasm Face Say About You

The Huffington Post UK Lifestyle | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Are you a Smiling Sarah, a Wincing William, a Gormless Gertrude or an Over-excited Oliver? We're talking orgasms, or more specifically, orgasm face...

'I Am Disabled By Polio, But Enabled By Determination'

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As part of our month of determination, we're showcasing inspiring individuals who have shone in the harsh light of adversity. And if anyone deserve...

If Olympians Like Rebecca Adlington Aren't Safe From Body Image Bullies, Who Is?

Poorna Bell | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Poorna Bell

There is no hierarchy when it comes to abuse around a woman's body image - whether you're a celebrity or the average woman on the street. But I find it utterly shocking that these Olympians are viewed as fair game for online abusers. Worse, that the abuse has affected a gold-medal athlete so badly, she may have altered how she looks to fit an image of what other people think she should look like.

Rachel Moss

Stung By Jellyfish, Former ME Sufferer Is The First To Swim From Cornwall To The Isles Of Scilly

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most of us, if faced with a life-changing illness, would be inclined to crawl under a duvet and hide from the world - but that was not an option for ...

This Is The First Person To Cycle The Length Of The Alps - All 1,653Km Of It

The Huffington Post UK | Anna Berrill | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Even thinking about cycling the UK coast to coast - all 140 miles of it - is enough to make us have a lie down. Now imagine doing that 10 times o...

This Is How You Can Tell If Someone You Know Has A Sex Addiction

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Sex addiction is a dirty phrase. The general attitude is that of a filthy joke, not an issue that should be treated as a serious problem. Despite...

Poorna Bell

Miss England Director And A Former Winner Hit Back Against 'Banned For Being A Mother' Claims

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Model Danielle Tyler, 23, hit headlines a few days ago, after she claimed she was banned from taking part in Miss England for being a mother. But,...

Girl Photoshops Beyoncé Pictures Over Her Ex-Boyfriend's Face

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There's no better way to get over your ex than devouring a tub of ice cream, hanging with your gal pals and calling on some Beyoncé girl power. Bu...

You Can't Be 'Miss England' and Be a Good Mother

Katrina Simpson | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Katrina Simpson

Having been Miss England in 2009, and now being a mother I personally feel that the two roles cannot coincide. Until you actually carry out the role of Miss England, you cannot possibly appreciated how much time is spent on the road, travelling from one place, or even country to another - it's all well and good saying but it's your choice etc but it would not be fair on a child.