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How To Cope With Nightmares

Karin Sieger | Posted 16.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Karin Sieger

Nightmares can leave us frightened and disturbed, sweating and out of breath. We may scream, cry, kick, grind our teeth, wet the bed and more - all in our sleep, when nightmares happen. We can feel shocked, traumatised and terrified, with our hearts racing and ears ringing.

Terminally Ill Bride Fulfills Dying Wish To Marry Childhood Sweetheart

Portsmouth News / Solent News | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A terminally ill 20-year-old has had her dream come true after marrying her childhood sweetheart. Brave Natalie Turner, who is battling a rare form of...

Chinese Swimmer Gives Zero F**ks About Being On Her Period At Rio

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Last week, the world saw red after a leisure centre banned women from using the swimming pool while menstruating. But now a Chinese Olympic swimmer ha...

Gender Neutral Marketing Is Not The Answer To Gender Fluidity

Emma Jones | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK
Emma Jones

Amongst brands wanting to ensure that they're relevant to contemporary consumers, this is an interesting issue. However, when Facebook has 51 gender definitions you can see why companies are struggling to understand how to be relevant in this respect.

12 Signs You've Reached Peak Prosecco

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

With sales of the sparkling wine growing 80% in the last five years, HM Revenue and Customs has estimated that 31.6 million gallons of Prosecco and ca...

Sugar Is Actively Controlling Your Brain More Than Previously Thought

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

German scientists have discovered that your brain is actively taking in sugar, rather than passively absorbing it, as previously thought. Prior to thi...

Fitspo Couple Gain Weight To Prove Their Fitness Programs Work

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

An Australian couple who launched the FitMum and FitDad fitness programs have gained weight together in a bid to lose it all again - and prove their p...

Father-Son's 'Carpool Karaoke' Videos Raise Thousands For Alzheimer's Charity

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A father-son duo have raised almost £50,000 for a dementia charity after posting videos of their in-car karaoke duets online. The heartwarming singso...

11 Texts That Prove You Should Never Let Yourself Drunk Text

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Alcohol makes us all believe we are God’s gift to words - capable of crafting texts that make people fall in love with us, be our best friend and wa...

Olympic Diver Gets Proposed To After Winning Silver Medal

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

For Chinese diver He Zi, the past 24 hours have been a whirlwind. On Sunday, the 25-year-old Olympian won a silver medal after an incredible finish in...

Smoke, Mirrors and False Assumptions

Lisa Hoptroff | Posted 14.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lisa Hoptroff

In a world filled with social media, filters, bloggers (hands up) and newspaper scandals, it's easy to assume that the edited versions we see of people a true reflection of reality. However smoke and mirrors can be deceiving...

The Vagina Colouring Book For Female Empowerment

The Huffington Post | Beau Atherton | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Artist Beki Reilly wants to change our perspective on the plethora of words commonly used to refer to the vagina. “By transforming the word with col...

The Olympic Sisterhood Is The Perfect Remedy To The Shitshow Of Sexism Around Rio

Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Natasha Hinde

The 2016 Olympics have been rife with sexism - from the journalist who labelled Judo champion Majlinda Kelmendi's contest as a "cat fight" to those who shamed Helen Skelton's short dress on Twitter, saying her legs "distracted" them from the coverage... It's been pretty s**t for those who have been on the receiving end of some of the derogatory reporting that has gone on. But it's been remedied by something awesome: that is, female Olympians from different countries and teams are rooting for and supporting one another.

Someone Offered This Grandad A Seat On The Subway, His Reaction Was Priceless

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A 68-year-old proved that age ain’t nothin’ but a number - after he surprised commuters with some epic feats of strength on the underground. Wayne...

Bride Devastated After Groom Organises To Tie The Knot In Bumper Cars

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A bride-to-be was left distraught after discovering her fiancé had organised to send her down the aisle in a bumper car. Kloe Salt entrusted Lawrence...

10 Tweets That Sum Up Life As A Leftie

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Left handed people of the world, we feel your pain. The constant hours spent scrubbing biro off the inside of your hand, the ring bound notebooks tha...

Couple's Icelandic Engagement Photoshoot Is Straight Out Of A Fairytale

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A couple have taken engagement photos to the next level with this dreamy Icelandic photoshoot. Cici and Clement celebrated their proposal with some s...

Why Exercise Could Prove Vital In Treating Schizophrenia Patients

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Exercise has been shown to significantly reduce symptoms in people with schizophrenia when combined with medication. The study from University of Manc...

This Leisure Centre Told Women They Couldn't Swim On Their Periods

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A woman called out her local leisure centre over a “misogynistic” sign telling women not to go in the pool while on their period. Sophie Tabatadze...

Man Left With 10-Minute Memory After Suffering Cardiac Arrest

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A father-of-two has been left with a 10-minute memory after suffering a cardiac arrest - where the heart stops pumping blood around the body - more th...

6 Reasons Sober Sex Is Much Better Than It Sounds

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Let’s face it, the prospect of sober sex with a new partner is terrifying. It’s not that we think drunk sex is the better alternative, but a few d...

Victoria's Secret Models' Joint Instagram Gives Us Serious Fitness Goals

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Victoria’s Secret models Josephine Skriver, 23, and Jasmine Tookes, 25, have launched a joint Instagram account dedicated solely to fitness. And it ...

Best Foodie Snapchat Accounts: 9 People To Get You Back In The Kitchen

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The rise of the foodie has no doubt been accelerated by Instagram and everyone trying to nail the secret of achieving the ultimate brunch flat-lay. Bu...

Mum Pens Open Letter After Daughter Kicked Out Of Pub 'For Being Disabled'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A woman has told of how she was left incredibly “angry” and “saddened” after a bartender at a Brighton pub threw her 19-year-old daughter out ...

How This Couple Lost A Collective 3ft From Their Waistlines

SWNS | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A couple have shed a combined 15 stone and 3ft from their waistlines, after one of them was banned from driving because they fell asleep at the wheel....