UK Lifestyle

How To Remove Armpit Stains From Clothes

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

No one wants to walk around with armpit stains, but removing the mixture of sweat and old deodorant from clothes can be difficult. Thankfully, the tea...

'Mind Journal' Offers A Safe Place For Men To Open Up

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A graphic designer has launched a crowdfunding campaign to help men open up about their mental health. Ollie Aplin was just 19 years old when his mum ...

Service Dog Brings Owner Unusual Gifts When She's Upset

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

It's official, we're in love with a dog named Zeus. The pup belongs to Tumblr user 'Drovie', who says the pooch helps her cope with her mental health ...

What I Learned at Vail After Not Skiing for 20 Years

Karen Goodwin | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Goodwin

The first thing I notice is the difference in ski apparel. Last time I skied, ski pants were tight and had stirrups. Ski jackets were short and fitted, sometimes with clear pockets to display lift tickets. Since my old ski pants and jacket still fit, I literally dusted them off and donned them, believing I was back in the game.

Biscuit Shortage Update: We're Now Flying Biscuits In From Dubai

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Biscuit crisis getting you down? Fear not, because biscuit warriors from Dubai have come to the rescue. Two Boeing 777s from Dubai have touched down ...

Life is a Beach

Jacqueline Koay | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jacqueline Koay

You can see the vibrant colours. You can almost see the life bursting from them. Imagine putting all that living goodness inside your body. These days, I eat no processed food. I don't each much carbs or empty calories. I eat a lot of these. From these I can make:

The Mental Health of Modern Day Women

Andrea Nicole | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Andrea Nicole

There's a stigma going around; it's called mental health and people rarely talk about it or give it any credence until they find themselves in a bit of a mental 'pickle' and can associate with the sometimes devastating effects.

Makeup Artist Dies After Aggressive Tumour Mistaken For Pregnancy

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A makeup artist has died just weeks after being diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer. Demi Wright, 22, began to suffer pain in her side back...

Blogger Recreates Kim Kardashian's Naked Selfie To Inspire Body Confidence

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Unless you've been living under a rock this week you'll have seen the photo of Kim Kardashian posing naked in her bathroom. Now, Australian blogge...

'Ground-Breaking' Therapy Shrinks Breast Cancer Tumours In 11 Days

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A new therapy has been shown to shrink breast cancer tumours and, in some cases, make them disappear entirely in just 11 days. In clinical trials, ...

How Drawing Taught Me to Love My Body

Frances Cannon | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Frances Cannon

My drawings recently started to become popular on social media, as they resonated with a lot of other women who struggle with body image. This surge of popularity has also helped me realise that my work is not only important to my own struggle, but is important to others as well.

I Got Cancer at 24 And I Wouldn't Change It

Karen Hobbs | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Hobbs

Going to the hospital for a fairly routine examination, and coming out of it knowing that you have cancer is a very strange feeling. Tuesday 4 November 2014 was the worst day of my life so far.

An Open Apology to My Friends With Babies

Angela Brightwell | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Angela Brightwell

We'll play this weird charade - you playing it down for my benefit, and me over-enthusing for yours. When you pop into the kitchen to grab the pump, you won't notice me furiously blinking up at the ceiling, or the marks on my arm from trying to pinch it all back.

Eight Things Nine Years of Chronic Illness Has Taught Me

Steve Errey | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Steve Errey

With some outstanding views at the top and a load of white-knuckle twists that make you want to throw up, it's made me get myself together in ways I'd never have guessed at. Here are 8 things I've learned from nine years of chronic illness.

Man's Hilariously Brilliant Way To Stop Hot Oil From Splattering On Him

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

There's nothing worse than when you're frying up tasty bacon and the oil pan spits at you. Short of wearing a bee-keeping outfit or buying a snazzy...

Two Thirds Of Brits Are On A Diet 'Most Of The Time'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

In the quest to get the perfect body, almost two thirds of Brits are on a diet "most of the time", new research has revealed. The survey of more t...

10-Year-Old Cancer Patient Shares Witty Diary Of Treatment

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A cheeky 10-year-old with cancer has been inspiring the internet with his positive updates on Facebook. Felix Brown, from Bournemouth, Dorset is un...

How To Reshape Your Favourite Shrunken Jumper

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

There's nothing more soul destroying that pulling your favourite jumper out of the washing machine and finding that it now fits Barbie. But, lucki...

Forget Ken's Abs, This Doll Shows Boys 'Real Is Beautiful'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Two years ago artist Nickolay Lamm launched the Lammily doll - a toy dubbed "normal Barbie" created with the body proportions of the average 19-year-o...

New Jammie Dodgers Recipe Has Outraged Vegans Everywhere

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The manufacturer behind tea-time favourite Jammie Dodgers has announced it has changed the recipe for the jam-filled treats by adding a milk protein. ...

The Correct Way To Use OXO Cubes Will Boggle Your Mind

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Nothing perks up a casserole like an OXO cube, but until now you've (probably) been using the kitchen staple incorrectly. Forget crumbling the cube...

Emergency Hospital Admissions For Kidney Stones Have More Than Doubled In A Decade

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The number of emergency admissions for kidney stones has increased by 115% over the last 10 years, figures show. This has resulted in more than 1,0...

Woman With Terminal Cancer Needs To Find Her Three Dogs A New Home

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A terminal cancer patient is looking for a home for her three dogs who she affectionately calls 'The Aussie Posse'. Kathleen Zuidema, from Washingt...

Naked Selfies in Your 30s: Why Kim Kardashian's Getting it Right

Samantha Rea | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Entertainment
Samantha Rea

Kim Kardashian has been getting her kit off again, and all the grown-ups are telling her off. I've never watched The Kardashians, so I couldn't be cla...

Stop Trying to Achieve Work Life Balance

Juls Abernethy | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Juls Abernethy

Spend less time in the office and more time at home with family...sounds great. But the reality of this is that in many workplaces the work you didn't finish today is still waiting on your desk when you return and if you have managed to switch off your phone have you been able to switch off that nagging feeling of a job unfinished as you try to be present with your family?