Rachel Moss
Lifestyle Writer at The Huffington Post UK

Entries by Rachel Moss

'Anxiety: The Magazine' Will Make You Laugh In The Face Of Your Fears

(0) Comments | Posted 30 June 2016 | (11:57)

A PHD student has created a spoof magazine to help her, and others, cope with anxiety

The creator, known only by her pen name Crayon Elyse, posts covers for 'Anxiety: The Magazine' on Twitter.

Fake headlines on the covers range from "You can...

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One In Nine Men Will Die Of A Sudden Heart Problem, Study Suggests

(0) Comments | Posted 30 June 2016 | (10:23)

One in nine men will experience sudden cardiac death, such as a fatal heart attack or cardiac arrest, with most dying before the age of 70, new research suggests.

The study, conducted by the American Heart Association, also found one in 30 women are likely to...

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Girl Loses Phone At Party, Finds It With Inspirational Video Message

(0) Comments | Posted 30 June 2016 | (09:08)

Megan Fogal is pretty lucky she lost her phone at a recent house party, because when she found it, it contained a motivational video message left by a stranger.

"You're beautiful and you will always accomplish whatever your mind thinks it can do," the stranger in the video said.

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Dad Who Mysteriously Lost Ability To Walk Needs Your Help To Buy Specialised Wheelchair

(0) Comments | Posted 29 June 2016 | (16:49)

A father-of-two has revealed how his life changed forever when he woke up in agony and mysteriously lost the ability to walk.

At first, Rich Hibbert's illness baffled doctors as the 38-year-old led an active lifestyle with his partner, Kat Jordan, and their two children in Leeds.

But months later he was...

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Men Recreate Maternity Photos In German Beer Ads, But 'Beer Bellies Are No Laughing Matter'

(0) Comments | Posted 29 June 2016 | (15:39)

A series of beer adverts have divided opinion by showing men in a maternity-style photoshoot cradling their "beer bellies".

The adverts, created for German beer Bergedorfer Bier, appear alongside...

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Triathlete Chris Mosier Becomes First Trans Person To Appear In ESPN's 'Body Issue'

(0) Comments | Posted 29 June 2016 | (11:02)

ESPN's 'Body Issue' has long been a celebration of strong, athletic bodies, but this year it's even more special.

The 2016 edition will be the first to include a transgender athlete, with triathlete Chris Mosier appearing naked in the annual photoshoot.

"I think the reason I felt so...

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Restless Legs Syndrome Treatment: New Foot Wrap Could Be More Effective Than Medication, Study Finds

(0) Comments | Posted 29 June 2016 | (09:52)

A foot wrap designed to put pressure on muscles could be an effective treatment for Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS), a pilot study has found. 

The condition of the nervous system causes an overwhelming, irresistible urge to move the legs and can sometimes lead to insomnia, anxiety and

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McDonald's Employee's Kind Gesture To Teen With Autism Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

(0) Comments | Posted 29 June 2016 | (09:02)

A McDonald's employee has been praised by thousands of people after going above and beyond the call of duty to help a customer with autism.

The worker, called Aled Griffith, was serving Katie Deyes‎ and her 16-year-old brother Alex, who has autism, at the McDonald's restaurant in Mold, Wales.


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#GrowingUpWithMyName: People Take To Twitter To Vent About Life With An Unusual Name

(0) Comments | Posted 28 June 2016 | (16:08)

When you have a name like Rachel Moss it's bloomin' difficult to find a Twitter/Instagram/Snapchat handle that hasn't already been taken. 

But in the grand scheme of things, having a boring name isn't all that bad.

In comparison, having an unusual name, or one that's the same as a celebrity, is...

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Photo Of Naked Elderly Couple Is Teaching The World There Are 'A Million Billion Definitions Of Beautiful'

(0) Comments | Posted 28 June 2016 | (14:01)

Gerry, 75, and Darwin, 70, have been together for more than 20 years.

Now, hundreds of thousands of people have seen them naked thanks to a new project by photographer Jade Beall

"I refuse to accept the wide spread (mostly Western) human belief system in regards to what...

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Eating Oily Fish Could Reduce Fatal Heart Attack Risk, Study Finds

(0) Comments | Posted 28 June 2016 | (11:19)

Eating oily fish regularly could improve your chances of survival if you suffer from a heart attack, a new study suggests.

Researchers from around the world recently joined together to analyse how consumption of omega-3 fatty acids - which are most prominent in fish - may impact

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Health Benefits Of Coffee Outweigh Risks, Study Suggests

(0) Comments | Posted 28 June 2016 | (09:56)

If you feel guilty about the amount of coffee you drink daily, we have good news for you.

Researchers at Ulster University recently reviewed 1,277 studies from 1970 to 2016 about coffee’s effect on human health.

They found that the general scientific consensus is that regular,...

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Couple Who Got Engaged At Glastonbury United With Emotional Photo Thanks To Internet

(0) Comments | Posted 28 June 2016 | (09:09)

A couple who got engaged at Glastonbury have been united with their emotional engagement photo thanks to the power of the internet.

Colin Priest proposed to his girlfriend Charlotte Cassidy while Coldplay were performing on Sunday.

Another festival...

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Serena Williams On The Health Scare That Taught Her 'There's More To Life Than Sport'

(0) Comments | Posted 27 June 2016 | (16:12)

Serena Williams is ranked world number one in women's tennis with 21 Grand Slam singles titles, 15 Grand Slam doubles titles and four Olympic gold medals under her...

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Vegan Diet: What To Eat On A Daily Basis To Keep Your Body Healthy

(0) Comments | Posted 27 June 2016 | (11:23)

Veganism has never been more popular with more than half a million Brits now choosing to avoid food derived from animals.

If you're one of the people who's new to the lifestyle, knowing what to eat on a daily basis while keeping your...

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Time-Lapse Video Shows Couple Learning Gymnastics Stunt (With Astonishing Results)

(0) Comments | Posted 27 June 2016 | (10:50)

A couple has proved that if at first you don't succeed, it really is worth trying again.

The pair recently posted a time lapse video onto Imgur showing them mastering an impressive gymnastics stunt.

"It took months of failed attempts but now my girlfriend can do a handstand on my...

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Men Reveal Most Embarrassing Sex Stories

(0) Comments | Posted 27 June 2016 | (10:02)

Let's face it, sex in real life is nothing like it is in films and sometimes, things get a little bit #awkward.

In the video above, created by...

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Alcohol Adverts 'Shown Once Every 72 Seconds' During Euro 2016 Games

(0) Comments | Posted 27 June 2016 | (09:04)

Football fans watching Euro 2016 matches on TV are being bombarded by adverts for alcohol, a charity has warned.

According to research by Alcohol Concern, during broadcasts of the five group matches played by England and Wales, pitch-side adverts for the tournament's sponsor, Carlsberg, appeared a total of...

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Woman With Ostomy Bag Claims She Was Denied Access To Disabled Toilet

(0) Comments | Posted 24 June 2016 | (11:13)

An inflammatory bowel disease patient has claimed she was denied access to disabled toilets at a gig, despite the fact that she wears an ostomy bag.

Sam Cleasby, from Sheffield, was watching the Stone Roses perform at the Etihad stadium in Manchester last week when she felt a "dampness" by...

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Grandma Accidentally Posts Message On Public Glastonbury Facebook Page For Grandchild

(0) Comments | Posted 24 June 2016 | (10:17)

A grandma has left us all smiling after posting a message to the public Glastonbury 2016 Facebook page that she intended to send to her grandchild in a private message. 

Myra Galloway's post read: "I dint know you where going. make sure you’ve got your wellie enjoy Nan [sic]."

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