Unplugged Weekends And Device-Free Bedrooms: This Is What Digital Detox Means In 2015

[Picture: Thomas Barwick via Getty Images] There’s no denying that many of us are overwhelmingly obsessed with technology. Nearly half of adults are “completely hooked” to their smartphones, a recent report from Ofcom revealed. Meanwhile, nearly two-thirds (61%) of under 24s are addicted to their devices and almost half (49%) check their phone within five…

Paracetamol May Damage Liver In Similar Way To Cancer And Hepatitis, Research Suggests

Scientists claim to have shed new light on how the common painkiller paracetamol causes liver damage. They believe their findings could inform further research into therapies to counteract the harm caused by excessive doses of the drug – the leading cause of acute liver failure in the western world. Poisoning caused by too much paracetamol…

Guy Creates Genius Invention For When He And His Girlfriend Can’t Agree On A Restaurant

When you’re a foodie, deciding where to go for dinner can be a mammoth task. Factor in an indecisive boyfriend or girlfriend and it becomes almost impossible.  Thankfully, a guy has come up with an ingenious way to speed up the process. Jerry Baker put all of the restaurants he and his girlfriend enjoy going to…

Moving Video From Meditation Expert Headspace Shows The Joys (And Fears) Of New Parenthood

Digital mindfulness app Headspace has released a moving video documenting new parents bringing their babies into the world. The founders said parents shared their experiences of pregnancy and birth with the organisation, which inspired them to make an original Headspace film: #AccepttheUnexpected. The video shares the same theme of their recent book a Headspace Guide…

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