Husband Organises Touching Anniversary Gift For Wife With MS That’s Guaranteed To Make You Cry

A husband brought his wife (and half of Liverpool) to tears with the touching present he organised their 10th wedding anniversary. Carl Gilbertson wanted to make the momentous occasion extra special for his wife, Laura, who has multiple sclerosis (MS). So he asked the talented folk at Liverpool Media Academy to stage a surprise street performance…

Shocking Statistics Reveal One In Four Young Women Have Self-Harmed

In the UK, young women are the most affected by common mental health issues, according to new statistics released by NHS Digital. One fifth of women (19%) have experienced common mental health problems, compared to one in eight men (12%), with women being more likely to report severe symptoms. One quarter (26%) of 16- to 24-year-old women admit…

Tesco Launches ‘Free Fruit For Kids’ Initiative To Encourage Healthy Eating Habits

Children will be able to enjoy free fruit while their parents shop in Tesco, thanks to the supermarket’s latest healthy eating initiative.  More than 800 Tesco stores across the UK will have a selection of fruits available near the entrance, following a successful trial in Scotland.  “As a dad, I know it can be tricky…

Chloë Grace Moretz Stands Up Against ‘Hateful’ Body-Shamers On Twitter

Chloë Grace Moretz is well and truly done with people making judgements about her body – and the bodies of her fans, too.  On 28 June, the 19-year-old actress went on a Twitter rant aimed at trolls who “sit behind their computer screens” spouting nastiness and body-shaming others. Her tweets have been favourite 27,000 times.  Jordan…

Fitspo Couple Sharny And Julius Gain Weight In Bid To Lose It Again To Prove Their Fitness Programs Work

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 programs really work. Sharny and Julius Kieser, from Queensland, Australia, have gained thousands of fans after posting their fitness transformations on Facebook. Following their first successful fitness transformation,…

‘Naked Attraction’: Channel 4’s New Dating Show Strips Away Material Things To Help People Find Love

Online dating can be a minefield. You look at people’s photos, at the clothes they wear, the cars they drive and you make snap judgements about whether or not you want to get to know them. But what happens when you strip all of that “stuff” away? Cue ‘Naked Attraction’ on Channel 4 – it’s like Blind Date…

Student Emily Temple-Wood Writes A New ‘Women In Science’ Wikipedia Entry Every Time She’s Harassed

Emily Temple-Wood is a 21-year-old science microbiology student at Loyola University in Chicago. She’s also an “epic” contributor to Wikipedia. Her motivation? Being sexually harassed. Wikipedia Emily Temple-Wood, known on Wikipedia as ‘Keilana’ Temple-Wood, who plans to attend medical school in 2016, has been a Wikipedia editor since she was 12 years old, as she…

Women Are Told To Wear High Heels And More Makeup By Employers, To Look ‘More Appealing’ At Work

Employers regularly tell women to put on more makeup, wear high heels and short skirts, new research has found. Large numbers of women feel their employer has unfairly criticised their appearance in the workplace, with nearly one in five (19%) saying they felt more attention was paid to their appearance by their bosses than to…

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