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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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No one raises awareness like Jolie

Jane Merrick says some women's lives will be saved because of Angelina Jolie, and that is a wonderful thing.

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Understanding the risks that Jolie faced

Removing healthy fallopian tubes and ovaries slashes the cancer odds for women like Angelina Jolie, experts say.

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What to do when a snake bites
March 2 2015 at 13:16

Anyone bitten by a snake should visit a medical practitioner, experts warn.

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Tea (lots of it) for your bones
March 2 2015 at 12:45

Researchers say black tea could help treat osteoporosis, but admit you need to drink an awful lot of it.

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Could stress give you diabetes?
February 27 2015 at 15:39

You don’t have to be overweight to get diabetes, as one man discovered to his cost.

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Lose your temper, hurt your heart
February 27 2015 at 15:35

Having a violent temper increases the risk of a heart attack more than eightfold, scientists said.

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Panel suggests diagnostic tool for ME
February 27 2015 at 13:15

Chronic fatigue syndrome is a real and serious disease that needs a new name to reflect that, a US panel says.

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Better teeth - tips from the experts
February 26 2015 at 14:42

There are simple tricks to protect your teeth. Dental hygienists share the tips they use themselves...

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DNA key to treating pancreatic cancer
February 26 2015 at 12:56

Treatment of the most deadly type of cancer could be revolutionised, scientists say.

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Planning a detox? Just don’t do it
February 25 2015 at 13:10

Tara Fuller has tried a lot of cleansing diets. Here are her reasons why they are a bad idea...

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You can't catch a cold from kissing
February 24 2015 at 13:40

How do viruses and illnesses transfer from person to person, and how can you protect yourself?

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Cancer miracle cure? Exercise
February 23 2015 at 14:14

Walking, dancing, cycling and sex are 'miracle cures' for cancer, a new review suggests.

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