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Ways sparkling water is bad for you

Is fizzy water as good for us as we think? Mandy Francis talks to the experts.

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'Don't be insulted in church'

Steven Petrow tells a Catholic lesbian woman to stand up for her family against a homophobic bishop.

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The pleasure of frozen peas - recipes

Frozen peas are as good as fresh, says Angela Day. Keep a bag handy to whip up these tasty dishes.

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Let's have a French affair - recipes
July 21 2015 at 13:22

Angela Day prepares decadent classic French desserts.

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Die! Adobe Flash. Die!
July 22 2015 at 10:17

Despite its longevity, there are now both security and bandwidth reasons to drop the Adobe’s multimedia plugin.

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Mate crime is new hate crime
July 21 2015 at 13:24

Children with Asperger's and autism are being bullied and abused by people they think are their friends.

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Fat kids don't know they're fat
July 21 2015 at 13:23

Way more overweight adolescents are oblivious to the fact that they ought to lose weight than they were in the past.

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Scientists come up with a sixth taste
July 21 2015 at 13:22

The discovery of fat as a taste could hold the key to tackling obesity, writes Roger Dobson.

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Short men: Ditch the double standards
July 21 2015 at 12:18

Alison Taylor reckons there's a sense that a guy who is shorter is somehow less manly. And that's terrible...

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High blood pressure? Get out in the sun
July 21 2015 at 12:02

Being out in the sun does not just make you feel happier - it lowers your blood pressure too, a study has found.

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Pollution can make you look old - study
July 21 2015 at 12:02

A study's findings show even relatively small rises in pollution levels can accelerate skin-ageing.

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When a baby is not a joy
July 21 2015 at 12:02

Pregnant? New mom? Here are eight things you didn't know about perinatal mood disorders...

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Should young men freeze their sperm?
July 21 2015 at 12:02

Given the anxiety young women have about freezing their eggs, it's only reasonable to wonder whether men should do it too.

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