UK Lifestyle

The Vagenda Ladies On Feminism, Magazines And Boobage

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

From Laura Bates’ Everyday Sexism project to Lucy Holmes’ petition calling for No More Page 3, gender equality (or lack of it) is big news. In ...

The One Rule For Dealing With Depression

Beth Burgess | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Burgess

When you feel seriously depressed, it is difficult to find the energy to do anything. By its very nature, depression leaves you feeling resourceless, lifeless and limp. But however serious your depression, there are steps you can take to alleviating it, or at least not allowing it to deepen.

Rites and Wrongs

Nick Clements | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Clements

In some sense the skills taught created the man. A young boy would struggle to learn all such skills on his own. By teaching them, the older men speeded up the learning process. The boy recognised he needed to be taught how to become a man, and the process was valued.

Drug-Resistant 'Superbugs' Are On The Rise

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Resistant superbugs are spreading world-wide and threaten that common infections will once again become killers despite antibiotics. A new report f...

Would You Know If You Had A Mini-Stroke?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The mini-strokes most people tend to dismiss thinking it's just a "funny turn" are putting their health and even lives at risk, a charity has warned. ...

Top Tips To Transform Your Garden

Jennifer Barton | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to revamping your home décor, one of the trickiest design challenges – that’s also one of the most rewarding – is giving your gar...

Welcome to the Month of Men

Poorna Bell | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Poorna Bell

Here at HuffPost UK Lifestyle, we're great champions of women, from sexism to equality of pay, from motherhood to depictions of women in media. But what about the men? As the other half of our race, they are pretty important, right?

Don't Give Up: 9 Successful People Who Almost Didn't Make It

Georgia James | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When you watch the endless parade of glamorous celebrities sashaying down the red carpet come awards season, it’s easy to assume they’ve all had f...

Pancreatic Cancer: No Change In Survival Rates Since The 70s

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There has been a great rise in cancer survival rates, which have now reached 50%, meaning that now half of all patients will survive at least 10 years...

Possibly The Best Jobs In The World: Do You Agree?

Georgia James | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Ever feel like you’re in the wrong job? You’re certainly not alone. A recent study found that as many as one in three Brits are unhappy at work. B...

How to Find Your Passions

Imogen Massey | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Imogen Massey

Do you ever find yourself struggling to determine what your passions are? Do you ever wonder if you actually have any passions at all? I know how you feel! A year and a half ago my response to the question 'what are your passions?' was a shoulder shrug and a moment of intense panic.

WATCH: 14 Shocking Sex Facts You Won't Believe Are True

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

You may be a true between-the-sheets acrobat, but if you think you know all there is to know about sex, you're wrong. Did you know sperm has anti-w...

25 Bn 'Things' Internet-Connected by 2015 - Here's Why You Should Care

Shivvy Jervis | Posted 29.06.2014 | UK Tech
Shivvy Jervis

Also termed M2M (machine-to-machine), this area has the capacity to change our world over the coming decades. What is it exactly? Stripped down to the clearest explanation - machine-to-machine is a type of technology that allows networked devices to swap info and interact without our intervention.

5 Common Home Lighting Problems And How To Solve Them

Jennifer Barton | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

One of the most common issues that people face in their living spaces is lighting. Or rather, lack of it. While we'd love floor-to-ceiling French wind...

This Could Help Breast And Bowel Cancer Patients

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

'Sunshine' vitamin D may increase survival rates for those with breast and bowel cancer, new research suggests. Patients with more of the vitamin i...

Travel Eye: Treat Yourself in Thailand

Karen Edwards | Posted 29.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Edwards

Heading to the sunshine for a special occasion? Or perhaps you're just tired of the backpacker digs? Whether it's a cosy boutique hotel in the jungle, a shack by the sea or a pampering palace you're after - you can find exactly what you need in Thailand.

The British Asian Inquisition, or How I Came to Accept I'm From India Even Though I'm Not

Shihab S Joi | Posted 28.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Shihab S Joi

I get that people are fascinated by roots. When you hear someone speak in an Australian or Canadian accent, it's perhaps natural that small talk will lead you to the topics of Neighbours or maple syrup. Except British Asians speak in British accents, from whatever region of Britain they grew up in.

Expert Tips And Ideas On Inexpensive Ways To Spruce Up Your Kitchen

Jennifer Barton | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

From cooking to entertaining, the kitchen is where families gather together – and the room in your house you escape to for a comforting cuppa or fav...

Ever Hidden A Tampon Up Your Sleeve En Route To The Loo?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Pulling a funny face when applying mascara? Hiding a tampon up your sleeve to nip to the loo at work? Been there, done that, bought the T-shirt. Th...

Yoga Could Help Women With Urinary Incontinence

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

An old school yoga programme, designed to improve pelvic health, could help women who suffer from urinary incontinence, according to a new study publi...

Breast Cancer Survivors Struggle To Find Work Years After Defeating The Disease

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As if battling breast cancer wasn't enough already, recent research has revealed that unemployment among survivors is rife years after defeating the d...

Update Your Victorian Home Without Losing Its Charm

Georgia James | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

High ceilings with cornicing, feature fireplaces with ornate tiling, picture rails, dado rails… from the big features to the little flourishes, it...

In Defence of Women's Magazines - Five Reasons They Don't Deserve the Current Backlash

Sara McCorquodale | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sara McCorquodale

Women's magazines are bad. They make women feel rubbish. Reading them is stupid. But am I the only one who doesn't get this? My experience of 18 years' women's mag fandom has been brilliant. They've influenced me in a positive way and I'm pretty sure I'm not alone on this point.

Recipes: Red Mullet, Lentils With Dukka-Crumbed Eggs And Rye Muesli

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

So many chefs and food writers have tried to redefine healthy eating before, slowly moving away from heavy dishes and focusing on fresh veggies, grain...

These Recipes From Around The World Will Make Your Tummy Rumble

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We thought we were passionate about food - but Tom Perkins and Matt Chennells put us to shame. Try a 501 day culinary adventure across three conti...