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Fighting cancer before it can start

Heather Harington does not have cancer, which is what makes her story a shining example.

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The everyday stuff trying to kill you

Wilma Stassen reviews the evidence and unpacks the carcinogenic facts and fiction.

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Where does fat go when you lose it?

The fat fairy came and took it. You converted it to heat and radiated it into the atmosphere. None of these are true.

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Diabetes in midlife could lead to mental decline
December 3 2014 at 13:39

Diabetes ages the mind about five years faster than normal, say researchers.

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Circumcision ‘could decrease risk of HIV’
December 3 2014 at 12:04

The benefits of male circumcision outweigh the risks, according to a draft of guidelines from US health officials.

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Is there anything that aspirin can't do?
December 2 2014 at 13:33

Daily aspirin treatment is not risk-free. Jill Adams finds out more.

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Going gluten free and aging backward
December 2 2014 at 11:45

Nancy Szokan reviews two books that look at two completely different aspects of health to maintain a balanced life.

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It’s never too late to get summer fit
December 1 2014 at 13:32

Liam Joyce got fitness tips from some local experts for those who have just realised summer is just around the corner.

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Could hayfever be giving me flu-like symptoms?
November 28 2014 at 12:53

Dr Darren Green says this seems to be one of the worst ever allergy activation seasons in a long time.

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Want to stay young? Try jogging
November 28 2014 at 11:31

Jogging in your sixties and seventies could help slow down the ageing process, a study has found.

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Anaemia can be a good thing
November 28 2014 at 11:28

A growing pile of clinical evidence shows that low iron stores and mild anaemia may be beneficial in some cases.

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9 steps you can take toward healthy habits
November 27 2014 at 13:04

Eat more fruit and vegetables, steer clear of fried foods, walk more, sit less and so on. Here's how to start...

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Stress can cause sweaty armpits
November 27 2014 at 11:40

Dr Darren Green has some thoughts on the causes of excessive sweating...

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