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Why I had a breast reduction

Mary Anderson has always had big breasts. She finally got tired of it, and took action.

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Obesity raises women's risk of cancer

Obese women have a 40 percent higher risk of seven types of cancer in their lifetime, according to research.

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New tool to measure heart risk

Over the age of 40? Want to know your risk of suffering a heart attack or stroke in the next 10 years? Read on.

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Living with lupus: 3 women tell all
January 15 2015 at 13:16

It’s known as the “great impersonator”. Three people tell Lindsay Ord how lupus has affected their lives

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How overwork can drive you to drink
January 14 2015 at 18:26

A study has shown that people who work more than 48 hours a week are likelier to consume "risky" amounts of alcohol.

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Hookah regulations in pipeline
January 14 2015 at 12:47

Cape Town to target hubbly bubblies in battle against respiratory diseases.

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How to make sense of diet advice
January 14 2015 at 07:03

Dietician Ellie Krieger says eating healthily is really very simple...

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Enzyme test could help smokers quit
January 13 2015 at 13:13

How quickly a smoker breaks down nicotine is a guide to which therapy is best for kicking the habit, researchers say.

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There’s just no time to bath anymore
January 8 2015 at 15:24

Like it or not, our fast-paced lives leave little room for us to soak.

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Wanna live longer? Get on your bike!
January 8 2015 at 14:20

Research shows cycling keeps your body healthy and your mind sharp.

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Early menopause affects 1 in 20 UK women
January 7 2015 at 13:55

The causes may be unclear, but British study shows that many women experience the onset before age 45.

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Six ways to prevent heart attacks
January 6 2015 at 16:25

Now researchers say too much TV – or sitting too long – can also increase health risks in younger women.

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Feasters, cravers… why diets fail
January 5 2015 at 15:22

Are you a feaster, an emotional eater or plagued by cravings? New research could help you find your weight loss solution.

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