UK Lifestyle

We're Living Longer Than Ever, But We're Spending More Time Sick

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Medical advances are causing us to live longer, but we’re also spending more time suffering from illnesses, a report warns. New scientific analysis...

Pensioner Turns 102, Despite Smoking For 75 Years

SWNS | Rachel Moss | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A hardy centenarian has reached the incredible age of 102 - despite drinking and smoking. Maysie Strang smoked 20 cigarettes a day for 75 years, but ...

This Part Of The UK Is Getting Ripped Off When It Comes To Buying Avocados

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re a big avocado fan, you need to get on down to London and steer clear of Birmingham. The capital city has been found to sell avocados for a...

Woman's Allergy To Water Gives Her A Rash After She Showers, Sweats Or Cries

PA Real Life | Rachel Moss | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

An ex lifeguard has told of how a rare water allergy means showering, sweating and even crying can cause red welts to spring up all over her skin. For...

This Recruitment Agency Will Only Let You Apply For Jobs If You Have The Right Size Boobs

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A recruitment agency has come under fire for advertising jobs only for “beautiful” women with specific bra size requirement. A job ad for a PA an...

Working Night Shifts 'Unlikely' To Raise Breast Cancer Risk

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Working night shifts has little or no effect on a woman’s breast cancer risk, according to a new health study. The research comes after a review in ...

Not So Rock DJ...

Emily Rawson | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Emily Rawson

I've missed various friend's birthdays and hen nights because I've had a huge event, which I just couldn't miss. Catching up with friends now means civilized meals during the week, because partying at the weekend outside of my own events is just not an option for me anymore.

This Man's Kindness Experiment Will Give You All The Feels

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A kindhearted man who asked numerous strangers if he could help them with anything has melted hearts around the world. London-based maths tutor Jo...

Why We Should Be Taking Photos Of The Mundane

Emma Critchley | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK Parents
Emma Critchley

There was a distinct lack of photos from the everyday. I then realised that I had been doing it all wrong. I had been keeping and taking photos based on some misguided hierarchy. A hierarchy that meant I only took pictures of what I felt were important events

This Supermarket Offers A Really Cheap Flu Jab

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The cold weather has hit, bringing with it coughs and sniffles. While it’s all very well battling the office cold, the last thing you want to do is ...

'Misguided' Husband Buys Cat-Loving Wife Taxidermy For First Year Anniversary

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A husband gave his animal-loving wife a taxidermy cat for their first anniversary, and funnily enough, she hated it. But thankfully the woman, known o...

'Sexist' And 'Obscene' Gym Advert Shows Woman In Thong Riding A Bike

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

An gym advert has come under fire for “objectifying” women for its image of a woman riding a bike in a thong. The ad, for Cardiff-based gym UFit F...

Sally Phillips' Documentary On Down's Syndrome Sparks Abortion And Screening Debate

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Sally Phillips’ documentary about Down’s syndrome has sparked intense debate. ‘A World Without Down’s Syndrome’, which aired on 5 October, s...

Why We All Need To Be More Compassionate

A. Dassu | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
A. Dassu

We focus so much on what we have to do and our lack of time. We rush from one place to the next, our lives are filled with things to do, places to be that we sometimes don't allow ourselves to be more compassionate.

This Is How Many Times You'll Have Sex In Your Lifetime

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you want to know how your sex life compares to the rest of Britain, start keeping a tally. A new study has revealed the average Brit has sex a tota...

Airline Launches Child-Free Zones On Flights, Promptly Divides Social Media

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

An Indian airline has announced it will be introducing child-free zones on its flights, in a move that’s proving to be very controversial. Budget a...

Bride Performs Beyoncé Routine At Her Wedding And It's Nothing Short Of Flawless

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Most brides relax and hit the bubbly after their wedding ceremony, but not Melissa Molinaro. The actress, singer and dancer performed a flawless routi...

How Playing Golf Could Improve Your Mental Health And Make You Live Longer

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

It may be time to hit the golf course because a study has found the sport can improve both physical and mental health. Scientists analysed findings fr...

Men Who Have IVF May 'Pass On' Fertility Issues To Sons

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A type of IVF treatment used by thousands of couples could lead to their sons suffering from fertility issues too, new research suggests. Sons whose f...

Reclaiming Your Fitness Regime After Cancer Can Help Mind And Body Recovery

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Undergoing treatment for breast cancer can be both physically and emotionally draining, so understandably, exercise may be the last thing on your mind...

Sally Phillips Explores Why The Down's Syndrome Is Viewed As 'So Dreadful'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Sally Phillips’ son Olly is just like any kid. He likes ice cream and Barcelona football club. He’s energetic, loves to laugh and can often be fou...

Women Reveal The Weirdest Places They've Been Catcalled

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Joanna Lumley may take wolf-whistling as a “compliment” but for a lot of women catcalling is, at best, annoying and at worst, intimidating. In fac...

#PaellaGate And 5 Other Famous Culinary Catastrophes

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Jamie Oliver may have faced the fury of Twitter (and most of Spain) after he suggested adding pork to your paella. But he isn’t the only chef who ha...

Fitness Trackers Probably Won't Make You Healthier, Study Suggests

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A study has found that fitness trackers might not benefit health after all. Researchers discovered that regular use of a fitness tracker or pedometer ...

Husband Asks Wife For Underwear Pictures, Her Response Is Brilliant

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A husband got more than he bargained for when he asked his wife to send him photos of herself in her underwear. The man, known only as Reddit user MWo...