Arthritis pain: Five cooking oils to avoid to relieve symptoms in the knee, hip and hands

Arthritis affects around 10 million people, young and old, in the UK. Rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis are the two most common types of arthritis, and symptoms include inflammation in and around the joints, warm, red skin over the affected joint, and weakness and muscle wasting. While there is no cure, there are ways proven to […]

Heart attack warning – avoid cooking with this oil or risk deadly heart disease

Heart attacks are a serious medical emergency, and should be treated immediately, according to the NHS. A heart attack is caused by a lack of blood reaching the heart. Without enough blood, the heart may become seriously damaged, and it may be life-threatening. The condition, which is also known as a myocardial infarction, is a […]

Blood pressure symptoms: This cooking oil can lower hypertension and heart attack risk

Hypertension, or high blood pressure, affects one in three Brits and can lead to heart failure, kidney disease, stroke and vascular dementia. Yet it often has no symptoms and can go untreated for years – figures from Public Health England state that over five million people are unaware they have high blood pressure, making it […]

I didn’t think the Instant Pot was worth the hype — until I tried cooking with it

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Sur La Table I tried the $ 150 Instant Pot Ultra multi-cooker that the company says replaces 10 common kitchen appliances. I roasted an entire chicken and made […]

Arthritis pain: Cooking with oil from this fruit can help reduce symptoms

Arthritis is a condition that causes pain and inflammation in a joint and around 10 million people in the UK have it. The two most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, but currently there’s no cure for either. Eating certain foods is believed by health experts to help ease joint inflammation, such […]

Cancer warning: Cooking with this type of oil releases toxic chemicals linked to disease

CANCER is a disease where cells in the body grow out of control. Signs and symptoms differ depending on where in the body you have a growth. Certain things have been found to increase risk of the disease developing, including cooking your food in a certain oil.

EastEnders star Lisa Faulkner talks about her cooking career

GETTY Actress Lisa talks about her cooking career and family Not a lot of people know this, but I’m very good at… speaking French. I learned at school until I was 15, but then spent time in France modelling in my early twenties. I’m pretty fluent. Even though I don’t get to practise enough, it’s […]