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Relaxation is just a few breaths away

Elizabeth Chang reviews an app which teaches people how to do deep breathing.

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Wanna live longer? Get on your bike!

Research shows cycling keeps your body healthy and your mind sharp.

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Clutter can cut into your relationship

Couples have up to 32 fights a year about the stuff lying around the house, claims study.

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Anaesthesia may affect long-term memory
November 13 2014 at 11:48

A general anaesthetic before major surgery can cause long-term memory loss, claim researchers.

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Healthy living can delay dementia - study
November 12 2014 at 11:37

Living a healthy lifestyle could delay dementia by up to 12 years, according to a landmark UK study.

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How a sense of purpose could prolong life
November 7 2014 at 13:26

The key to longevity could be more in mind than body, scientists have revealed.

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Dementia ‘leading cause of death in women’
November 7 2014 at 11:23

Figures show that three times as many deaths are caused by dementia as breast cancer, while it's the third biggest killer of men.

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Shift work can harm your brain - study
November 6 2014 at 06:33

People who work shifts for 10 years or more may suffer loss of memory and brain power, a study suggests.

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How do they do it? Don’t ask!
November 5 2014 at 14:02

Emily Yahr looks at three celeb memoirs and finds out how Amy Poehler, Tina Fey and Mindy Kaling deal with stress.

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Paracetamol to make a decision?
November 5 2014 at 11:36

Taking pills designed to suppress physical pain could help cut psychological pain, researchers say.

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Scientist ‘find Alzheimer’s origins’
November 3 2014 at 12:03

A group of New England scientists say Alheimer's disease is caused by the deposit of a protein in the brain.

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Zen and the art of commuting
October 31 2014 at 13:26

Mindfulness might be just the thing to cut the stress of your daily travel time, writes Katherine Shaver.

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Memories are made of... what?
October 30 2014 at 14:00

Eric Niiler talks about the human brain to a scientist who is working to build a prosthetic memory device.

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