Victoria Beckham, Anna Wintour and Diane von Furstenberg put themselves up for auction, in a bid to raise $185k for Sandy relief

Victoria Beckham, Anna Wintour and Diane von Furstenberg put themselves up for auction, in a bid to raise $185k for Sandy relief | UPDATED: 23:48 GMT, 22 November 2012 Victoria Beckham, Anna Wintour and Diane von Furstenberg have put themselves up for auction, in a bid to raise thousands of dollars towards the Sandy relief effort.

Japan: Diner who severed his genitals and served them up to guests at tokyo restaurant is charged with indecent exposure

Japanese man who cooked his genitals and served them to paying guests is charged with indecent exposure They were garnished with mushrooms and parsleyFive guests paid around 160 each for the mealHe could be jailed for up to two years or fined $32,000

Nearly a million employees in the UK "have drugs in their system at work"

Nearly a million employees in the UK 'have drugs in their system at work' Between 2007 and 2011 screening firm sees 43% increase in number of workers testing positive for drug use | UPDATED: 06:41 GMT, 2 July 2012 Adults aged between 25 and 34 were more likely to test positive for Class A drugs including cocaine More than a million Britons are going to work with drugs in their system, a study suggests.

Men lose weight quicker without distraction of women

Want to lose weight, guys Try slimming without girls as you will lose twice as much Men who exercise with other males lost on average an extra half a stone than those who workout in the company of women | UPDATED: 22:01 GMT, 8 May 2012 Men who go to slimming classes lose twice as much weight when there are no women around, a study found.

Worst UK measles outbreak since 1988 as 213 cases reported in Merseyside this year

Worst UK measles outbreak since 1988 as 214 cases reported in Merseyside this year People who are not fully vaccinated 'putting defenseless babies at risk', says doctor | UPDATED: 16:02 GMT, 2 May 2012 Immunisation: More than 100 under-fives have caught measles despite the fact it is an avoidable illness More than 200 confirmed cases of measles on Merseyside have contributed to the worst outbreak of the disease since 1988, according to the Health Protection Agency.

100,000 women undergo brutal sexual mutilation illegally in Britain

100,000 women undergo brutal genital mutilation illegally in Britain (and some of the victims are as young as TEN)Police have failed to bring forward a single convictionOnly two doctors have ever been struck off by the General Medical Council. Victims often suffer in silence and sometimes battle to stand or walkOne doctor offered to perform the procedure on a 10-year-old girl for £750

Beating acne may be a matter of thyme as herbal cream "more effective" than prescription gel

Beating acne may be a matter of thyme: Herbal cream 'more effective' than prescription gel Thyme more effective than marigold, myrrh and acne chemical benzoyl peroxide | UPDATED: 14:49 GMT, 27 March 2012 Beating acne may be simply a matter of thyme.