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Obesity raises wome’'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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Why women don’t exercise

Millions of women are not taking enough exercise because they are afraid of being ‘judged’, a report says.

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Get walking to de-stress
March 11 2015 at 13:02

Stress is one of the main contributing factors of illness in the lives of professionals.

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Sitting kills - and gym doesn't help
March 10 2015 at 13:42

Sitting down all day puts you at more risk of having a heart attack or stroke, research suggests.

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Smokers 'more likely to have the blues'
March 10 2015 at 12:28

Smokers are 70 percent more likely to suffer from depression and anxiety, a study suggests.

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Some butter with your coffee?
March 9 2015 at 14:43

A double espresso blended to a thick froth with butter and coconut oil. Would you drink it? [VIDEO]

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‘My husband shows symptoms of stroke’
March 9 2015 at 12:53

Dr Darren Green lays out the risk factors for suffering a stroke.

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10 ‘quack’ cures that work
March 9 2015 at 12:55

A professor of complementary medicine says some alternative treatments do work, writes Katherine Keogh.

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Sleeping more than eight hours ‘increases stroke risk’
March 4 2015 at 15:01

People who sleep for more than eight hours a day are more likely to have a stroke, research has shown – but experts do not know why.

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Ways to reverse sun damage
March 4 2015 at 13:22

The earlier you start with sun protection, the better your chances of looking younger for longer.

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Sick? It might not be flu
March 4 2015 at 12:10

Researchers say that the average adult has flu just twice every decade.

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How sugar affects your brain
March 4 2015 at 07:33

A neuroscience doctoral candidate says that the brain can get addicted to a sugar high - and struggle to give it up.

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