UK Lifestyle

#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 26.10.2014 | 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 26.10.2014 | 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 26.10.2014 | 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...

What Are The Symptoms Of Meningitis?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Meningitis is an illness we usually associate with children - this makes sense as it is most common in those under the age of five. But that doesn'...

Tote Bags: Why Do We All Carry Them?

Daisy May Sitch | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Daisy May Sitch

Cotton tote bags are every woman's very public fashion faux pas. We're all guilty of carrying them, all obsessed with their practicality and ALL in denial over just how old and grubby they look... this whole secondary black tote bag trend has completely taken over. Even Lena Dunham is doing it.

Eight Ways Living Abroad Will Transform Your Life

Sophie Turton | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sophie Turton

Moving abroad is a scary prospect. The fear of the unknown is, in some way, present for everyone - even those whose intrepid spirits drive them around the globe. However, it is also exhilarating and, often, intoxicatingly addictive.

How To Tone Your Arms, Legs And Abs Using Water Bottles

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Usually when we talk about at-home fitness equipment we're referring to dumbbells, yoga mats and fitness balls, but did you know some everyday objects...

My Life: Rowena Bird, Lush Co-Founder Says 'I Don't Do Emails In Bed'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

HuffPost UK Lifestyle love to celebrate strong women, and in our My Life series, we're asking the women who inspire us what makes them tick. In 199...

How To Create Jerk Worthy Of Notting Hill Carnival

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It’s that time of year again when West London wafts out those lovely aromas of jerk chicken, fried plantains and litres of rum punch. Yes, we’re t...

'Helping Other Terminally Ill People Get Married Gets Me Out Of Bed' Says Woman With Breast Cancer

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

Naomi Thomas' life has dramatically changed since she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009 - but instead of letting the disease get the better of ...

Try This Steak Fajita Recipe This Weekend

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Whether you're looking to shake up your family dinner menu or are in search of the perfect dish to serve at your next summer party, look no further th...

What Age Do Women Think They Begin To Look Old?

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There are so many anti-ageing beauty products on the market and it seems a lot of us think they're working. British women believe they look five y...

Why Being Contacted By Your Boss While On Holiday Is The Worst

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Holidays are meant to be a chance to unwind, but with technology making staying connected to work more and more possible, there can sometimes be an un...

Rachel Moss

This Man Can Teach You How To Be Happy And Make A Load Of Money Doing It

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Do you go to work every day because you want to or because you have to? If your answer is the latter, you certainly aren't alone: one in three Brit...

Poorna Bell

These 3 Things Are Killing Your Sense Of Wonder

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When was the last time you felt "a feeling of amazement and admiration, caused by something beautiful, remarkable, or unfamiliar"? That's the exac...

Top Sex Mistakes You'll (Probably) Recognise

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

What happens in the bedroom stays in the bedroom, right? Wrong. A recent survey, conducted by online pharmacy UKMedix, has highlighted some overwh...

Arianna Huffington Takes On The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

From Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber to Susanna Reid and David Beckham, the celebs have come out in full force to show their support for the ALS Ice Bucke...

10 Things You Neeed to Know Before You Take Natural Remedies to Improve Sexual Function

Suzi Godson | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Suzi Godson

Although the internet is awash with promotions for natural sex remedies such as Avena Sativa, Damiana, Ginseng, Ginkgo Biloba, Maca, Muira Puama, or Zinc, there is no credible scientific evidence to show that any of them improve libido, or sexual function. More importantly, they can be dangerous if you mix them with other drugs, or take too much of them.