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Gluten sensitivity just a lie?

The next person you meet who goes on about the dangers of gluten is not on solid ground, writes Memphis Barker.

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‘Cell damage causes motor neurone disease’

Three rugby players are among the more high-profile cases of MND – but that does not mean that contact sports caused the disease, a top neurosurgeon says.... Read Story

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Mowing down malaria

On the eve of World Malaria Day, Debbie Reynolds looks at a disease that in Africa takes the life of a child every minute

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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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