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When a burger is better than salad

Sandwiches and pasta salads can contain more fat, calories and sugar than burgers and pizzas.

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Blood test can predict allergic reaction

A blood test has been developed that can predict how likely people are to have potentially fatal food allergies.

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The unbearable smugness of fitness

John Walsh has heard of fitness apps and wants nothing to do with them.

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How Scandinavians stay so slim
March 12 2015 at 13:54

Scandinavians seem to tuck into the most delicious, indulgent foods, so how do they stay slim?

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What coffee really does to your body
March 12 2015 at 12:46

It could be good for you. It could be bad for you. So how much coffee should you be drinking?

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Sweetness – but at what cost?
March 11 2015 at 14:31

Patterson Clark looks at sweeteners, which might be just as bad for us as sugar.

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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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