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Swine flu is back - but don't worry

The strain of flu which caused a global pandemic in 2009 could be back - but there is no reason to panic.

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A freezer’s many cool uses

Almost any foodstuff can be frozen, writes Mandy Francis.

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No room for plates, let alone elbows

Fritz Hahn wonders why restaurants serve so many little plates when the tables are so darn small.

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Want championship-standard grass?
July 1 2015 at 10:23

Do you fancy a bit of Wimbledon in your own back garden? The All England Club has finally disclosed how to do it.

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Starting a family can’t wait - IVF specialist
July 1 2015 at 10:22

Celebrities who parade 'miracle babies' are giving women false hope about motherhood, warn doctors.

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Smoking is fashionable again, figures show
July 1 2015 at 10:22

Record numbers of women are suffering the legacy of 1970s cigarette commercials - and tragically developing lung cancer.

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Feeling moody? It could be your diet
July 1 2015 at 10:22

Trans fats, found in some fast foods and baked goods, may affect emotional wellbeing, a study has found.

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How marriage makes you fat
July 1 2015 at 10:21

New research suggests that being hitched is not quite as healthy a lifestyle as previously believed.

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Chemicals that could cause cancer
June 30 2015 at 13:15

Fifty everyday chemicals, including one found in fried potatoes, could be combining to increase our risk of cancer.

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Are we ready for a parenting revolution?
June 30 2015 at 13:15

When Chad Prevost became a stay-at-home dad, he wasn't prepared for what he would learn about gender roles.

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Waiter... leave my plate alone!
June 30 2015 at 13:13

Roberto Ferdman has a pet hate: waiters who clear plates before everyone has finished eating.

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Painkiller 'helps men stay the distance'
June 30 2015 at 11:43

A drug widely used for pain relief could help men suffering from premature ejaculation, scientists say.

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Walking? What's that?
June 30 2015 at 11:29

One in seven adults go a whole month without taking a walk of at least ten minutes, British statistics reveal.

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