UK Lifestyle

A New Low for The Sun

Stephanie Davies-Arai | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK
Stephanie Davies-Arai

Many people will look at today's Page 3 - described by the Official Page 3 on Twitter as 'seriously sexy' - and feel uncomfortable about the inclusion of a picture of an innocent baby. It is the Sun newspaper which needs to be held to account for being the first to include a picture of a newborn in a sexualised soft porn image. A new line has been crossed and it represents a disturbing new low for the British press.

No, I'm Not Grateful - And That's Ok

Natasha Lipman | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Natasha Lipman

If I wasn't this unwell, I probably wouldn't have done any of the things that I have done since I was eighteen. If I was well enough to have gone to drama school in New York when I wanted to, I would have. Instead, I have had to constantly find new paths to follow that are right for me at any given time. And they have changed so many times.

How Do Ballet Dancers Recover From Injury?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Years ago, ballet dancers wouldn’t talk about their injuries, suffering in silence through fear of not being cast. Thankfully, times have changed...

Comedian Stella Young Dies At 32: What Is Osteogenesis Imperfecta?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Australian comedian and writer Stella Young died on Saturday at the age of 32. The disability activist was born with genetic disorder osteogenesis...

Motherhood on Ice: Why I Chose to Freeze My Eggs

Amanda Burrell | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Burrell

On my 43rd birthday I gave myself an unusual birthday present. I decided to freeze my eggs. İn the weeks leading up to this I'd been talking to people including doctors and women who'd frozen their eggs to help me make up my mind...

When Dating Apps Become a Problem... Are We Addicted?

Ryan Houston | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Tech
Ryan Houston

When people have been asked why they use these apps, the most popular answer as for one-to-one sex - A positive message when you're looking for love - the second most popular answer was out of boredom - Both use of apps are confusing if you're already in a relationship and apparently 'happy' , which draws me to the question, Are we addicted to dating apps?

9 Food Hacks To Save You Time And Impress Your Guests This Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Being the host on Christmas day kind of sucks. While everyone else is admiring their presents you're panicking about whether or not the turkey will...

The British Pornography Ban

Becky Hopper | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Becky Hopper

It's true, several types of porn have actually been banned in Britain. We're not talking life-endangering porn - unless female ejaculation is classed as dangerous, I suppose if you squirted in someone's eye, they could go blind, but as women might know, getting certain bodily fluids in your eye might be painful, but it soon wears off.

Tattooist Has Adorable Way Of Making Woman With Down Syndrome's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Tattoo artist Jason Ward is getting a lot of love on the internet right now because every week he obliges a woman with Down Syndrome's request to have...

Man Pretends To Kill Son In Cruelest Prank Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Comedian Roman Atwood thought it would be a good idea to play a cruel prank on his wife - by pretending to kill their own son. Atwood faked 'accide...

Failure to Tackle Depression Is Lack of Political Will

Terezia Farkas | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Politics
Terezia Farkas

The challenge is getting politicians to show leadership and maximize the benefits for families, communities, and the country. We need to tackle depression with the same vigour and determination we have for balancing the economy or keeping immigrants out of the country.

Miss BumBum Contestant Hospitalised After Botched Cosmetic Surgery

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A model who previously won second place in Brazil's infamous Miss BumBum competition is in intensive care following a botched cosmetic surgery procedu...

Will You Get Cancer If You Smoke? This Test Could Tell You...

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most cases of lung cancer are caused by smoking, and now a new test could warn smokers if they are likely to develop the disease. Scientists have...

Lose Weight, Ditch Fags - Or No Routine NHS Operation

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Quitting smoking and losing weight are among the most common New Year's resolutions, but some in UK may be forced to change their habits sooner than p...

Family Adopts Dying Dog To Give Him An Amazing Last Few Days

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Butch had been wandering the streets eating rubbish for 2 years before Alicia Buzbee found him in November. Buzbee took the Boston Terrier to a vet...

Can You Enjoy The Victoria's Secret Show And Still Be A Feminist?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

On Tuesday Victoria’s Secret held its annual fashion show. Sparkles, angel wings and giant balloons were a plenty. Conversation about feminism w...

QUIZ: What's your Christmas Style?

Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Christmas decorations have come a long way since the days of tinsel and fake snow. Whether you love vintage chic or modern minimalism, the new wav...

How To Beat Car Window Fog Using Cat Litter And A Sock

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When you're in a rush there's nothing more annoying than foggy car windows slowing you down. But did you know there's a super easy way to beat moto...

'Lady Gaga Turned Me Gay' - India's LGBT Community Answer Questions About Being Gay

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

To celebrate New Delhi's Gay Pride parade, Indian entertainment YouTube channel SORTEDD asked members of the LGBT community absurd questions about bei...

Two Grandmothers Give Their Daughters 'An Absolutely Extraordinary Gift'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

This time of year most of us are browsing department stores for gifts for our families. But two grandmothers have given their daughters something far ...

Have A Beard? Like A Beard? Bristlr Is The Dating Site For You

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Do you have a beard or like dating men that have beards? Well, you're in luck. Bristlr is a dating site exclusively for people with facial hair ...

£125 DNA Test Company Brings Banned Test To UK

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Tech

The company behind a controversial genetic test that claims to reveal your risk of cancer or Alzheimer's has defended its decision to launch in the U...

How To Remove Your Moustache In The Most Painful, Hilarious Way Possible

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With Movember well and truly over for another year, YouTuber Mehdi Sadaghdar has provided this delightfully informative video on how to remove your mo...

What Happens When You Cut Out Every Man And Woman From The Sun For 6 months

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK

The campaigners behind No More Page 3 have been busy cutting out pictures of every man and every woman in The Sun over the last six months. They co...

This Naked Village Desperately Needs More Naked Residents

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A secretive town filled with naturists in Hertfordshire is opening up in a new TV documentary in a bid to attract more residents. Spielplatz is a s...