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Truthful & Honest. What I Wish I'd Known When I Was First Diagnosed With Cancer

Anikka Burton | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Anikka Burton

As my consultant uttered those dreaded words...you have CANCER, my world fell apart. I felt I had just been handed a slow, painful, undignified death sentence. My future, previously roughly mapped out, became a big black question mark.

Man Flies To China To Meet Online Girlfriend For First Time, Gets Stood Up

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A man was left heartbroken and hospitalised after he flew to China for a date with his online girlfriend who never turned up. Alexander Pieter Cirk, 4...

Loved-Up Couples Think Cheating Is Something That Happens To Other People

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We tend to think cheating is something that happens to other people and not in our own relationships. That’s according to a new study, which suggest...

8 Reasons We All Need To Start Celebrating Christmas In August

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Christmas is here! Yes, you heard us correctly, bring out the cheeseboard and stock up on Baileys, because the festive season has officially begun. N...

Woman Left Virtually Unrecognisable After Cutting This From Her Diet

Mercury Press | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A mum-of-three has managed to ditch her habit of drinking 15 cups of sugary coffee a day and has gone on to lose more than seven and a half stone. Lor...

Chrissy Teigen Slams Miss Teen USA Beauty Pageant For Lack Of Diversity

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Queen of Twitter Chrissy Teigen stole our hearts long ago for her frank accounts of parenting on social media. But now we adore the model even more af...

Why Eating Plant Proteins Could Help You Live Longer

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you want to live a long life, you might want to scrap red meat in favour of healthier plant proteins. A new study found that proteins from animal s...

Finding My Feet

Florence Sogga | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Florence Sogga

I had really ugly toes. I didn't know the joys of wearing sandals without surreptitiously glancing accusingly at anyone who looked at the ground. I became adept at distracting men from looking down at my feet in a bar, 'oh my god are your eyes light brown?' And can I buy you a drink?

How Clean Is Your Kitchen? Take This Test To Find Out

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Is your kitchen a germ-free paradise or a grubby hovel? Answer the questions in the video to find out... SEE ALSO: Is Covering The Toilet Seat With P...

Five Foodies Dish Out Their Top Tips For Taking Stunning Food Pics

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Any person with an Instagram account will have taken a photo of their dinner at some point. But, nine times out of 10, that photo will be blurry, dark...

This Is Why You Become A Social Butterfly When You're Drunk

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Ever wondered why you become an almighty extrovert when you’ve had a couple of drinks? According to Youtube channel SciShow, it’s because the toxi...

If You Could Tell Your 15-Year-Old Self Anything, Would This Be It?

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Nobody would argue that your teenage years are easy, navigating the perils of puberty, parents, and of course the opposite sex. It is certainly a stee...

Sandi Toksvig On Facing Death Threats And Abuse To Help Others Come Out As Gay

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Sandi Toksvig has spoken candidly about the “terrifying” moment she came out to the British public as a lesbian. Toksvig, who is a writer, actor, ...

Woman With Down's Syndrome Defies All Odds To Celebrate 75th Birthday

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Frances Gillett, who is believed to be the oldest woman in the world with Down’s syndrome, has just celebrated her 75th birthday. Gillett celebrated...

How This Vicar Lost Eight Stone In Just Eight Months

SWNS | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A vicar has lost a staggering eight stone in just eight months after swapping sermons for sit-ups. Danny Crosby once tipped the scales at more than 20...

14 Reasons Why It's Totally Fine To Be Obsessed With Harry Potter As An Adult

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The release of the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child script has caused a frenzy not seen in the muggle world in almost a decade, since the release of ...

Cancer Patients Twice As Likely To Survive 'At Least 10 Years After Diagnosis'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

More than 170,000 people in the UK who were diagnosed with cancer in the 1970s and ‘80s are still alive, according to a new report. Macmillan Cance...

Third Of Girls Feel They Don't Have The Same Access To Sport As Boys

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The world may be getting excited about the Rio 2016 Olympics, but many girls here in the UK feel they’re being excluded from taking part in a variet...

Why Examining the Queen's Knickers Is Just Another Day at The Office

James Constantinou | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK Entertainment
James Constantinou

I initially started carrying out market research, when I say market research I mean picking up the phone and calling pawnbrokers pretending to be Sir Douglas Antwerp from Peterborough. I came up with an amazing well embroiled fabrication with a tale of wealth, death, rare works of art and inheritance.

Dog Owner Wants To Work Out, Her Pooch Has Other Ideas

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When a dog owner was trying to work out at home recently her crafty pooch wouldn’t let her. Every time she went to complete a sit-up he attacked her...

Comedian Perfectly Sums Up Why Victim-Blaming Is Bull****

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When a person is raped or assaulted it has absolutely nothing to do with how much they’ve had to drink or what they’re wearing. The fault is entir...

How To Make An Avocado Flower

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Foodies: forget smashed avo, this summer it’s all about avocado flowers. Despite it looking like a difficult feat, the Instagram-worthy avocado fl...

The Dangerous Life Of A Female Football Player In Afghanistan

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

England’s Lionesses are still battling to be paid the same as male players, but the situation for women in football elsewhere in the world is even w...

This Pokemon Proposal Is All Kinds Of Adorable

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A budding Pokemon Master has captured the heart of his girlfriend by proposing with a custom-made Poké Ball. The gamer, known only as Foxhound91 on R...

The Health Of English Bulldogs 'May Never Improve Due To Years Of Inbreeding'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

English bulldogs are renowned for their poor health - in fact, they’re known as one of the world’s unhealthiest dog breeds. And we’re afraid tha...