‘Fat but fit is a big fat myth’

By BBC The idea that people can be fat but medically fit is a myth, say experts speaking in Portugal. Their early work, as yet unpublished, involved looking at the GP records of 3.5 million people...

Instagram ‘worst for young mental health’

By BBC Instagram is rated as the worst social media platform when it comes to its impact on young people's mental health, a UK snapshot survey suggests. The poll asked 1,479 people aged 14-24 to rate...

Princess Mako of Japan to lose royal status by marrying commoner

By BBC Lifestyle A member of Japan's royal family, Princess Mako, is to surrender her royal status by marrying a commoner. The 25-year-old eldest granddaughter of Emperor Akihito will become engaged to law firm worker Kei...

‘Molecular condoms’ the new contraceptive?

By BBC Two compounds normally found in wild plants could make good alternatives to emergency contraceptives - if scientists only knew where to get enough of them. Chemicals from dandelion root and the "thunder god vine"...

Big Bang Theory star Sheldon marries partner Todd Spiewak

By BBC Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons has married the man he calls "the best thing that ever happened" to him, after 14 years together. He and Todd Spiewak tied the knot at New York's...

10 Things Besides Affairs That Could Spell Trouble for Your Relationship

Cheating is far from the only mistake that can ruin a marriage. We all know that having an affair is a major relationship gamble, but physically cheating is far from the only mistake that can...

Why I had to terminate my baby’s life

By BBC Last year, stand-up comedian Lou Conran had to end her pregnancy at 22 weeks - five-and-a-half months. She is now preparing a show about the experience for the Edinburgh festival, hoping this will encourage...

10 Situations Showing That Men See the World in a Completely Different Way to...

Bright Side has found new evidence of just how differently men and women sometimes interpret the world around them. But the good news is that we’re all beautiful in our own unique way. ...

Nicki Minaj to pay tuition for fans

By BBC Nicki Minaj says she'll pay college tuition fees for fans if they can prove they got straight A's. Responding to dozens of requests on Twitter asking for help with money, she said she'll do...

More than 80 Chibok girls freed in Nigeria

By BBC Islamist militants of the Boko Haram group have released 82 schoolgirls from a group of 276 they abducted in north-eastern Nigeria three years ago, the president's office says. They were handed over in exchange...
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