UK Lifestyle

Yum (No, Seriously) Vegan Dessert Recipes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Founder of the Vegan Divas Bakery in New York, Fernanda Capobianco shows us that vegan food can be scrumptious. Shows what we know... Chocolate Chi...

WATCH: The Science Of Kindness Explained

The Huffington Post UK | Patricia Doma | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Whether you're struggling with your shopping bags or you just need someone to give you a break, random acts of kindness can instantly turn a person's ...

'Designer' Protein Therapy To Prevent Treatable Prostate Cancer

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Laboratory engineered "designer" proteins may offer a way to prevent treatable prostate cancer advancing to a deadly stage. In tests, the molecules...

Everything You Need To Know About Mediterranean Diet, Including Tips, Recipes And Expert Advice

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The Mediterranean diet is widely known for its fresh ingredients, fish and vegetables. And for being great at preventing diabetes and heart disease. ...

Fitness Apps Have Risks

Danielle Lowe | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Danielle Lowe

Since New Year magazines poured into our shops and onto our mobile devices they've all seemed keen to tell us about one thing: fitness apps to help you with that 'New Years resolution'.

Weekend Dad Notes: Is it Really So Bad to Take Your Kids Out of School During Term Time?

Shihab S Joi | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Shihab S Joi

I never got to do much bonding with my old man but I certainly remember the day he lifted me onto his shoulders to show me the peaks of the Himalayas a darn sight better than the day I might've missed double algebra.

On the Value of Adventure in Life

Adrian Kowal | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Adrian Kowal

he traditional concept of an adventurer is typically someone undertaking an extreme sport, often in the wilderness of mountains or inhospitable terrain, who is set on conquering nature - whether it's a peak, a pole, or otherwise. However adventure doesn't require you to climb Everest or cross the Sahara single-handedly to obtain the thrill and benefits of such a journey.

Most Desirable Singles of 2014: Why the Numbers Don't Add Up

Sophie Labrey | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sophie Labrey

Last week PlentyOfFish released a US survey revealing 'the most desirable singles of 2014' and they left us with a less than desirable outlook of finding love online. In fact, the data depicts an image that leaves us wondering if our only hope of finding love is in an episode of Grey's Autonomy.

Michael J Fox Has Parkinson's 'Fun Fact' Storm

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Here’s a ‘fun fact’: Michael J. Fox has Parkinson’s disease. At least it’s a ‘fun fact’ according to the American E! Entertainment Ne...

How Snakes Can Help Cure Heart Diseases (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It's time to put your snake phobia (or ophidiophobia‎ if you're feeling brainy) to the side, as they might just be the key to help cure heart diseas...

Heart Condition Affects More Than A Million In UK

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

More than a million people in the UK now live with a condition that causes the heart to beat irregularly and can lead to strokes. Data from the Bri...

Are You a Dangerous Liability to Your Own Business?

Ashley Ambirge | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK
Ashley Ambirge

You're a liability when you know less than you should. You're a liability when you're not working as smart as you should. And you're a liability when your work isn't as good as it COULD be. Because businesses are run by people. And if the person behind the business is stagnating--so will the business.

15-minute "Selfie" Test Can Indicate Early Signs Of Mental Decline

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A 15-minute "selfie" test conducted at home can indicate early signs of mental decline that might be the first glimmer of Alzheimer's. US researche...

Caffeine Really Can Boost Your Memory

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Students take heed... A double espresso shot after swotting for an exam might help to jog those elusive memories, new research suggests. Scienti...

What You Need to Know Before You Quit Your Job

Chris Jones | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Jones

Deciding to quit can be an empowering decision, especially if you've been unhappy at work for a long time. It can also be the most frightening decision of your life. That's why you need to plan beyond the time when you unload 12 years of pent-up frustration on your manager, collect your things and walk.

Divorce Recovery Time and Why You Can't Cheat the Clock

Maria Chiorando | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Maria Chiorando

The worst thing is the backsliding. It happens, and you just have to accept it. This is apparently one of the things that hits a lot of people the hardest: you're chugging along doing fine, and then it kicks you in the guts, as visceral as it is emotional. It's a cruel intrusion into your belief that you were doing well, and stirs up all kind of worries...

Why I Love Kate Moss

Sadie Brown | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Sadie Brown

Permanently smoking with her hipbones shining through that Calvin Klein dress, doll face Kate was a breath of fresh air when she arrived in the early 90's. Ever since I saw her strut down the runway for Bella Freud in a black and pink fringe bikini in 1993, I was team Moss forever.

The USA for Wine Lovers

Mike Gerrard | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

The United States is the world's fourth-biggest wine-producing nation, after France, Italy and Spain. It's also seven times bigger than those three great European wine countries combined, so wine lovers will have to choose carefully where to go...


Nikki Wright | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nikki Wright

I'm a self-confessed colourphobe when it comes to interior design. If it's not in the taupe, grey, white, or from the 'neutral' family, I'm usually not listening! Now, as we begin to embrace the new season here at Butterfly Lane, I am determined to also embrace the subject of colour - and injecting it in to interior design.

Getting Your Diet Back on Track for the New Year

Hayley Newton | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Hayley Newton

So Christmas is over and if like me you're feeling like you've eating one too many mince pies or had a few too many party cocktails, here are some tips to get you back on track.

Seven Good Reasons to Go on a Baby-moon

Claudia Spahr | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Claudia Spahr

The first weeks with a newborn can be a sleep-deprived, blurry mess. "The worst month of my life," as my friend Karen called it. But I absolutely relish every second with a newborn. I've just come out of my third baby-moon with bitter-sweet nostalgia because it will probably be my last.

Braised Red Cabbage with Cranberries

Linda Duffin | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

Our Christmas cranberry relish is surprisingly versatile performer. While it doesn't exactly take centre stage and perform a saucy fan dance, it's good for more than just a walk-on part with the turkey and ham.

Five Tips for Michelle Obama's 50+

Jaki Scarcello | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jaki Scarcello

Fifty & Fabulous! Thanks Michelle for dropping the title of my book in that announcement. How about a little more free promo for a struggling author? Tuck a copy of my little pink book under your arm at your next photo shoot or carelessly toss one onto the corner of the big desk in the Oval Office. It might catch the eye of a visiting head of state.

A Review of "Extreme Greens: Understanding Seaweeds" by Sally Mckenna

Fi Bird | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Fi Bird

After a very long walk on an Outer Hebridean beach, where I exhausted my chagrin by pulling dulse from storm-wrecked tangle, as it glistened in the late autumn sun; I mustered up the courage to order Sally McKenna's Extreme Greens, Understanding Seaweed.

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Paleo Diet For Men: Can You Exercise And Go Caveman At The Same Time? | Matt Bagwell | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

I love food. Especially healthy food. I'll admit that I'm even a little obsessed with it, to the point of reading the nutritional information table on...