UK Lifestyle

21-Year-Old Tells Of Horror After Waking Up With Neck Pain And Ending Up Paralysed

Caters News | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A 21-year-old who woke up with neck ache has told of how, just hours later, she was left paralysed. Helen Fincham woke up on 24 August with a sore nec...

When I Lost My Wife To Breast Cancer We Had No Support. No One Should Have To Face Breast Cancer Alone

David Crosby | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
David Crosby

Everyone should get good care as standard, everyone should be treated as a person, not like they are on a treadmill or production line. Whilst there are examples of excellent care and support, for others the system is still letting them down.

This Is How You Tattoo A Penis

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A well-known tattoo artist has revealed how to ink a penis - and it’s pretty terrifying. Sketch, who is known for his work on Channel 4’s ‘Tatto...

13 Things All Brits Do Now That It Is Bloody Freezing

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Unlike the first signs of autumn - golden leaves, crisp evenings - the advent of winter is far less romantic. Namely, you can’t feel your face anymo...

'Tricks Of The Restaurant Trade' Makes A Shocking Discovery About Greggs Tomato Soup

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

On average, Brits spend £50 billion a year on eating out. But do we have a handle on the nutritional value of what we’re eating? During the latest ...

You Can Now Sleep At A Hostel That Looks Like A Magical Bookshop

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you consider yourself to be a bookworm, we may have found your perfect holiday. ‘Book and Bed’ hostels in Japan combine two of the best things ...

Revealed: The Shocking Amount Of Sugar In Your Favourite Cereal

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you think the cereal you pile into your bowl is good for you, think again. A new report has lifted the lid on the shocking amount of sugar found in...

Days Of My Life

Henning van der Hoeven | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Henning van der Hoeven

It takes some time to get ready for the day. The first thing I do is decide what I am going to wear. Every day I make myself beautiful. With carefully thought clothes, accessories, and matching shoes, not to mention hair and a bit of make-up. It is my way to fight possible depression and the somberness of the situation.

Couple Pens Thoughtful Letter To Homeless 'Neighbour' Living In Tent

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A kindhearted couple have inspired thousands with their touching act towards a homeless person who they spotted near their home. Brandi Vee explained ...

Call To End 'Sexist' Price of Morning After Pill And Make It Available On Supermarket Shelves

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Emergency contraception (EC) should be available on supermarket shelves at a more affordable price, a leading reproductive rights charity has urged. T...

I'm Getting Older. And It's OK.

Nicki Kinickie | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Nicki Kinickie

Having turned 32 recently, I suddenly feel like time is flashing by. My 30th birthday celebrations don't feel as though they were already two years ago and I nearly dropped my cuppa when I realised the other month that I started secondary school 20 years ago this year.

The Money Lessons I Wish I'd Learned In My Twenties

Jen Barton | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

We grow up thinking that with age comes wisdom... and sometimes that’s the truth. Especially when it comes to our finances. And particularly when yo...

We Now Date Six People At Any One Time, Study Reveals

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The world of dating apps has given the human race so much choice that we’re now dating up to six people at any one time, a study has revealed. And i...

World's Oldest Person Celebrates 117th Birthday

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The world’s oldest person has celebrated her 117th, making her the last person still living born in the 1800s. Emma Morano was born in Italy on 29 N...

'Big Boys Don't Cry'

Jim Bolton | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jim Bolton

bmm banner.jpg As a male psychiatrist, I'm very aware that our language is peppered with clichés that discourage boys and men from expressing emotion. If we talk about how we feel we may be told to "man up!" or "stop acting like a girl!".

Tattoo Artist Covers Woman's Self-Harm Scars With Beautiful Design

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A tattoo artist has helped a woman cover her self-harm scars so she can move forward with her life. Poppy Segger, 21, who runs Poppy Smallhands Tattoo...

Losing Your Childhood Home At 30

Megan Taylor | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Megan Taylor

As moving day hit us I spent a while walking around the empty house and I couldn't help but feel heartbroken to leave behind the larder door with my family and friends heights scrawled all over the inside of it. The memories came flooding back and boom...more tears. Am I ridiculous to be crying about a house that I haven't lived in for 8 years?

Man Who Mistook Sepsis Symptoms For Flu Has Both Legs Amputated

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A sports fan was forced to have both of his legs amputated after discovering symptoms he’d mistaken for flu were actually signs of sepsis. James Mac...

Gay Stereotypes Can Ruin Men’s Lives, It's Time To Embrace All Expressions Of Identity

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Update: Following feedback, we’ve updated the headline to better represent the intention of the article: exploring the potential negative impact of ...

A Day In The Life Of Mr And Mrs Flush - Surviving The Men-O-Pause

Lisa Ives | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lisa Ives

Downstairs Mrs Flush prepared a breakfast of marmite and peanut butter on toast. Three minutes were spent staring into the fridge until she remembered she was looking for a plate. After removing her dressing gown and opening the window she settled down to read her latest copy of 'The Turbulent Times'.

Four Crazy Adventures That Will Inspire You To Visit Canada This Winter

Courtney McCaffrey | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Courtney McCaffrey

Plan a trip to Canada in January, February, or March, and your friends may be concerned about your mental health. No sane person travels to the far reaches of the Great White North when the temperatures fall below zero and icicles begin to look like permanent home adornments. Or do they?

How Do We Make The Mental Health Act Better And Fairer?

Brian Dow | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Brian Dow

It's hard to think of an example of health jargon which carries as much potency as the term 'sectioned'. Said out loud and without the associations it brings about for your average person, actually nothing could sound more bland and inoffensive

The Ultimate Guide To A Minimalist Wedding

Lyndsay Weir | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lyndsay Weir

Your wedding day is a celebration of your commitment to each other. The people there should be happy to celebrate with you over a five-course meal, or a burger and fries. It is about the love, not the day.

Party Political

Anna Frankowska | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Anna Frankowska

Pulsing music is the beating heart of our capital and its rich tapestry of personalities, coming together when the sun sets and they've escaped daytime responsibilities to talk with strangers, dance, create, explore... live.

Is Your Relationship Your Identity? An Elite Dating Agency Guide

Kathrine Bejanyan | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kathrine Bejanyan

It can often be difficult to notice yourself, but over time, your entire life can begin to revolve around one person -- for better or worse. Here are some key ways to tell if your relationship is your identity.