INVESTING IN WARMER HOUSING COULD SAVE THE NHS BILLIONS

In the winter of 2014/15, there were a staggering 43,900 excess deaths, the highest recorded figure since 1999/2000 / Getty Simply having warmer homes can help prevent avoidable deaths this winter British weather isn’t much to write home about. The temperate maritime climate makes for summers which are relatively warm, and winters which are relatively cold. […]

POET NEIL HILBORN ON HOW WRITING HELPED HIM COPE WITH MENTAL ILLNESS

Hilborn is one of the most-watched poets in the world Over 13 million people have watched Neil Hilborn’s poem OCD, in which he lays bare the reality of being in a relationship while coping with mental illness, his face turning red as he speaks. It’s safe to assume that his stark take on how his mental health can encroach […]

10 OF THE WORLD’S MOST BEAUTIFUL LIBRARIES OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

The Bibliotheca Alexandrina is a rebuild of the legendary Alexandria library that was destroyed in antiquity / Getty Images The most beautiful libraries open for visits – because the only thing better than a holiday read is a holiday library There’s nothing a bookworm likes more than a reading holiday; and what could be better than […]

HAPPIEST PLACES TO LIVE IN BRITAIN REVEALED Pack your bags

The happiest places to live in the UK have been revealed in a new list compiled by Rightmove. Royal Leamington Spa took first place, followed by Leigh-on-Sea and Wirral. Richmond upon Thames, Epsom and Poole also featured in the top 10 annual list. The data was compiled after 17,000 people across the UK took part […]

TESCO’S NEW PIGS IN BLANKET CRISPS ARE DIVIDING THE INTERNET

Pigs in blankets. Sausages wrapped in bacon. Pork on pork. Is there anything better? How about this delightfully British treat reincarnated in crisp form? No, this need not just be some elusive figment of your imagination, for Tesco has created what may be the nibble of your dreams, the snack of the season and the […]

MORRISONS LAUNCHES THE UK’S ‘HOTTEST’ SUPERMARKET CUR

It’s the spiciest supermarket curry in the country Do you take your curry with a side of spice and nothing nice? Then the Morrisons “Volcanic Vindaloo” might be the takeaway game-changer you’ve been waiting for. The supermarket chain’s twist on the beloved Indian dish is so spicy; it even comes with a safety warning. At just […]

How To Turn Soba Noodles Into Your Dream Dinner

When it comes to comforting noodle dishes, many people turn to pasta for baked ziti and lasagna. We have another option to suggest: soba noodles. Soba noodles are traditionally buckwheat noodles ― soba is Japanese for buckwheat ― but not all are 100 percent buckwheat. Some of them are a mixture of wheat and buckwheat. (So if you’re trying to […]

CoverGirl’s Newest Face Is 69-Year-Old Maye Musk

CoverGirl keeps on getting better with age, adding new members to its roster of awesome faces. The same can be said of its newest star, 69-year-old model, dietician and entrepreneur Maye Musk. COVERGIRLGorgeous, girl.  Musk, who is also the mother of Tesla founder Elon Musk, filmmaker Tosca Musk and The Kitchen Community founder Kimbal Musk, has two master’s degrees and has been […]

Beyoncé Was Red-Hot Retro At The Bruno Mars Concert In New York City

It’s a rare that Beyoncé is at Madison Square Garden and she’s not performing or watching a Knicks game. On Saturday, the superstar singer hit up the arena with Jay-Z and their eldest daughter, Blue Ivy, for a Bruno Mars concert. Bey wore a red dress from Valentino’s Resort 2018 collection, according to People, as well as white heels and a […]

Doctors See A Surge In Babies With Syphilis-Associated Birth Defects

Last year, over 600 pregnancies in the United States were affected by syphilis. Of those, 45 babies were either stillborn or dead within the first month of life, while many others may have been born with serious defects, some of them irreversible. While these cases represent a tiny fraction of the approximately 3.9 million births that […]

‘SNL’ Star Pete Davidson Brings Awareness To An Uncommon Mental Health Issue

Pete Davidson is getting real about his experience with borderline personality disorder, an uncommon but serious mental health condition that deserves attention. The “Saturday Night Live” cast member opened up to Marc Maron on his “WTF” podcast earlier this week, where he discussed entering a rehabilitation program for mental health issues late last year that he thought […]

8 Underrated Qualities To Look For In A Spouse, According To Experts

There are certain important qualities we’re taught to look for in our romantic partners: Are they honest? Are they strong communicators? Are they good at handling money? And the list goes on. But what about the less obvious signs that someone will make a great husband or wife? We asked relationship experts to tell us what seemingly […]

The Best Online Fashion Advice For Men And Women

You don’t have to be lost when it comes to fashion. Maybe you need a guiding hand, and there are plenty of resources available. Once you start to gain some solid information regarding fashion, you will be well on your way to expressing your individual interests when it comes to fashion in today’s society. If […]