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Sex on the Syllabus

Simon Cooke | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Simon Cooke

It's this younger generation that we're letting down by being prudish. Just like you and me, they are or may soon be having sex. We - their parents, teachers and health professionals - should be equipping them with the information and contraception they need to enjoy themselves safely.

These Hummus Recipes Make Us View Chickpeas With Lustful Eyes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2014 | 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 ...

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...

It's Not All About Notches on Bedposts: The Abstaining Student's Guide to Getting Through

Sophie Pope | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Sophie Pope

I am about to start my second year as a student, therefore I have seen firsthand how crazy it gets when you're all living on top of each other in accommodation. There is always a morning after debrief of who slept with who, how good they were and whether it would happen again.

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...

Changing the Face of Back to School Advertising

Hayley Goleniowska | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Hayley Goleniowska

Gone are the notions, in this country at least, of individuals with Trisomy 21, as it is also known, not being worthy of lovely clothes, of having to wear hard-wearing institution garments, of shameful regulation haircuts, of being 'put away and forgotten' as they were segregated from society in institutions.

Parenting and Body Image

Chrissy Chittenden | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Chrissy Chittenden

The world is watching and analysing the physiques of women in the public eye as a kind of first-world sport, and hypothesising obsessively about their diets, feeding the consciousnesses of young girls with drivel about who they should be and what they should look like and telling them they really should care an awful lot about those things, or else.

10 Best Value Destinations From Around the World

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Want to travel to the corners of the world without breaking the bank? These 10 destinations might be just the ticket. Selected due to their value for money and favourable hotel reputation, these towns, cities and national parks will not disappoint.

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 ...

Attention Single Guys - This Town Entirely Made Up Of Women Seeks Men

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

If you're a single guy, you might want to consider booking yourself a flight to Brazil. Noiva do Cordeiro, a small town in Brazil, has a populatio...

Why Are English Kids Some Of The Unhappiest In The World?

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

Modern advertising and social media constantly bombard children with images of what they should and should not be, and a new report has revealed conce...

The Problem With Feminism

Jack Fletcher | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Jack Fletcher

The problem with feminism isn't with the idea itself, but everything that surrounds it. From the misunderstanding of what the term actually means, to the idea that it is only for women. In fact, feminism is a threat to the way things have been for centuries, one which affects the demographic I belong to particularly: the white, straight, middle-class male.

Win A Beautiful Alice In Wonderland Hamper From Whittard Of Chelsea

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Whittard is one of Britain’s leading producers of fine tea, coffee and cocoa with a rich heritage spanning over 125 years. They’re also kn...

Forget The G-Spot, This Is The Key To Having An Orgasm

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In the majority of women's magazines (Cosmo, we're looking at you) a woman's G-spot is listed as the magical gateway to sexual pleasure. But new r...

Could This Finally Settle The Debate Around Best Hangover Cures?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When most of us feel hungover we tend to crave a bacon sandwich and a strong cup of coffee - for most of us more alcohol is the last thing on our mind...

#SpreadPositivity Is The Best Trend On Twitter Right Now

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It may be a gloomy morning that feels more like October than August, but here's something to brighten up your day. #SpreadPositivity is currently t...

Does Bread Make You Bloated And Other Healthy Eating Questions Answered

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With a new diet cropping up every other week, it can be tricky to know your enemy from your friend when it comes to deciding what to eat. To help ...

Could This Be The Key To Getting Your Kids To Bed?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

After the energetic summer holiday, some parents find it difficult to get their children back into a bedtime routine. But could meditation help you...

These Are Officially The Best Restaurants In Britain

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There's nothing worse than deciding to treat yourself to a meal out only to pay a fortune for food you could have made yourself at home (and better). ...

8 Things You Don't Expect After Having a Baby

Lorna Balfour | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lorna Balfour

So much is written about being pregnant and giving birth, but very little information is shared on what to expect after your baby is born. I wish more was shared on what might happen after childbirth, as this would better prepare new mums for what could be in store.

6 Challenges You'll Face as a Solo Gay Backpacker

Henry Boles | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Henry Boles

Homosexuals who don't travel will still identify with what it's like to be an outsider, or what it's like to come out more than once, but crossing countries solo amplifies the scale of these challenges significantly. Overwhelming? You betcha.

4 Reasons Why Stress Can Be Good for You (In Moderation)

Benjamin Bonetti | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Benjamin Bonetti

Stress in our modern culture is deemed to be negative; something that only the weak have and the reason for mass depressive illnesses - but what isn't understood or factored is that stress if controlled and managed correctly can improve the quality of your life.

How Losing Weight Turned These Twins Into YouTube Stars

SWNS | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A set of identical twins have released a brutally honest video chronicling how they lost a combined weight of 16 stone. YouTubers Niki Corr and Sam...

This Celebrates Stretch Marks In The Most Beautiful Way

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We live in a society force fed images of the 'perfect woman' on a daily basis, but thankfully there's a new Instagram account showing that beauty come...

Surprise! This Country Eats The Most Calories

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) released a list of the daily calorie intake of countries around the world, and the d...