UK Lifestyle

Practising an 'Attitude of Gratitude'

Amy Anka | Posted 07.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amy Anka

I think all of us have minor meltdowns over the most trivial things, and looking back on the shit I mentally complained about through the week, really made me slap myself, and think - I am so ungrateful sometimes.

The 10 Happiest Places To Live In Britain

The Huffington Post UK | Libby Banks | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Feeling a little down in the dumps? The problem might be less to do with your mood, and more to do with your current latitude and longitude. Brits may...

Making Mistakes Is Good for You

Nick Clements | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Clements

As we grow up we have this natural behaviour suppressed. Schools encourage children not to make mistakes, to get things 'right'. This continues through into the world of work, where the making of mistakes can be criticised and mocked.

Do You Always Need to Be Right?

Annie Ashdown | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Annie Ashdown

Acts of kindness are only kind when you feel good about ourselves. Caretaking is the neighbour of martyrdom. Many who lack confidence have a compulsion to be perfect. I found being a control freak exhausting.

Biopsy Test Identifies Men's Risk Of Recurring Prostate Cancer 'With 80% Accuracy'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A new biopsy test can identify men at high risk of recurring prostate cancer with almost 80% accuracy, say scientists. The test singles out patient...

These Exercises Are Great For Your Abs, Bums And Tums

The Huffington Post UK | Patricia Doma | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Though some of us are firm believers that 'bikini season' is a load of crap and that getting the perfect beach body can be reached in two easy steps, ...

Cyber Attack! 60% of Small Companies Out of Business in Six Months

Shivvy Jervis | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK Tech
Shivvy Jervis

Coaching your employees on data protection just isn't enough. In the video, Holman speaks to this point, explaining "You could buy the most high-tech security software, then the admin guy whacks a generic password on it ... and you're sunk".

Food Tube Raises a Glass to Drinks Tube

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

Drinks Tube will have it all - from showing you how to make amazing cocktails at home to discovering fantastic beers from around the world, or explaining everything you've always wanted to know about the world of wine. But it's not all about alcohol - there'll be soft drinks like coffee and juice too!

Offal Recipes That Actually Look Good

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Forget all the fancy sounding, tongue-twisting gourmet meals, the real culinary wonders lie within the spectrum of nose to tail recipes. French che...

Competition: Win a Canon EOS 100D and Capture Your Most Precious Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you want to create holiday memories that last a lifetime, you’ll need a camera that captures those special moments perfectly. So, Villa Plus ...

Here's Why You Need Sunshine Between 8am And Noon

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A warm ray of sunshine doesn't just instantly make your day and helps you get up easier - it can improve your weight, research suggests. Scientists...

Woman Has Flat Stomach Now There Is No Baby Inside It (How to Lose Your Baby Weight Without Even Trying)

Emily-Jane Clark | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emily-Jane Clark

I would like to request to the national media that they do NOT bombard us with countless guides to Getting a Post Baby Body like A Pop star/Princess/Anyone Thin Who Was Once On X Factor, as part of their ongoing campaign to turn us into an image-obsessed, size zero society. Because, and I think I speak for a lot of new mums when I say, we don't actually give a toss.

The Modern Documentary

Esther Hayden | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Esther Hayden

Reality TV in documentary style is now endemic over every station and picking up frequency, Sex, Singing And Not Spending Money could be the title used for nearly every one of these.

What Sugar Daddies Taught Me About Student Debt

Michelle Gleaves | Posted 01.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Michelle Gleaves

More needs to be done to help students who are unable to cope financially to prevent them resorting to such drastic measures. It is possible women are being forced into, what is essentially, the sex industry by their lack of money and ability to fund their education.

How Your Clothes Can Restore Sight in Ethiopia

Jane Fearnley-Whittingstall | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK
Jane Fearnley-Whittingstall

Around the world 100million older people have to live on less than 60p a day. Many of them support and care for their grandchildren. The grandparents often go hungry so that the children can eat. Many are also having to cope with the challenges of getting older, including managing difficult health conditions.

Emma Watson Stands Up Against 'Dangerously Unhealthy' Pressure On Young Women

The Huffington Post UK | Patricia Doma | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Emma Watson didn't exactly have the luxury of being a 'normal teenager' after being catapulted to fame in Harry Potter, but her recent stance on the p...

Mind

Natasha Corrett | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Natasha Corrett

#DIETSDONTWORK. We have tried and tried them over and over, but every time we do it seems we end up with the same result. If you were to bang your head on the wall and the result was that it hurt, would you do it again? Most likely not. So why put yourself through the emotional pain of this which has the same outcome?

Why You Need to Slow Down to Speed Up!

Dr Michelle K. Nielsen | Posted 29.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Michelle K. Nielsen

You can move forward in your life by thinking and feeling too, not just doing. With a clear vision and a sense of direction, you can focus your energy more effectively, be more productive and make better decisions.

Heart Attack Prevention: Wearable Blood Monitor To Warn Patients When They Are In Danger

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Heart attacks could be predicted and prevented days in advance, using a wearable blood monitor, almost serving as a heart attack "alarm" device, new r...

Only God Knows Why

Ezra Tafari Rose | Posted 29.05.2014 | UK
Ezra Tafari Rose

I believe that Jesus Christ died for me. Neither sarcasm nor science will change this sanctity in me. I believe that Jesus Christ hung and bled and life (not pride) crept from his side and though the church continues to crucify men like me and denounce my lifestyle as being a by-product of paedophilia, pederasty or some other pillar of perversion, that one day I will see my father who art in Heaven (not the superclub in Charing Cross but the place where Jesus Christ ascended to after he was crucified on Calvary's cross).

My Transgender Transition: The Beginning

Jayden Ray Billington | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jayden Ray Billington

My name is Jayden Ray Billington, up until 24 February 2014, I was known as Charlea Louise Billington, a daughter to my mother and father and a sister to my two siblings. I decided after a nearly 24 year battle that it was time to come out and openly be who I am.

Do it for Denmark: New Advert Encourages Danes To Have More Sex

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Population increase in Denmark has been described as "dangerously low" but that might be about to change - a travel company have created an advert tha...

Cupcakes, Crisps And Burgers: How Your Favourite Foods Measure Up On Google Food Comparison

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Healthy eating can be a minefield - one food product is high-calorie but low sugar, the next, the complete opposite. Without running around your s...

WATCH: Blondie Bennett Gets Medical Advice About Her Barbie Obsession

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Barbie-obsessed Blondie Bennett has finally decided to seek some medical help. You may remember the 38-year-old Californian who has taken her Barbi...

Here's What A 30-Minute Walk Can Do For Your Health

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Strokes affect over 150,000 people a year in the UK, so no wonder more and more prevention measures are being taken in order to cut down on the risk. ...