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Why you never finish that novel

It’s no surprise that half of us never finish novels. Tom Utley is still wading through one he began 43 years ago...

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Where does the fat go when you lose it?

The fat fairy came and took it. You converted it to heat and radiated it into the atmosphere. None of these are true.

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Christmas for the sweet at heart - recipes

Indulge your sweet tooth with these four festive recipes from Angela Day.

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What to do about a bump on the head
December 11 2014 at 12:37

Lorraine Candy has seen her share of childhood accidents...

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Are William and Kate Mr and Mrs Bland?
December 11 2014 at 11:57

Jan Moir has been watching the comings and goings of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and is not impressed.

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A cafe that serves only cereal?
December 11 2014 at 11:48

Twin brothers hope they have ticked the right boxes, and ordered in the right flavours for their new Cereal Killer Cafe.

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Breastfeeding good for baby, good for you
December 11 2014 at 11:48

Research involving almost 37 000 women found those who had breastfed were 10 percent less likely to get breast cancer.

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A DNA cream to rid skin of wrinkles?
December 11 2014 at 11:47

A new anti-ageing serum claims to use individuals' DNA to produce a personalised regime with impressive results.

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‘My daughter’s jealous of her baby sister’
December 11 2014 at 11:47

Without the added threat of having a little sister come in and take Mom away, being four is already a pretty rough gig, says Meghan Leahy.

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SA's weighty problem
December 11 2014 at 11:47

Nearly three quarters of South Africans are overweight and the country ranks third in a list of the world's most obese nations.

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Tips to grow your own vegetables
December 11 2014 at 11:47

Gilda and Linda Galvad from Sought after Seedlings are experts in organic vegetable gardening.

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Cluster of nasty blisters and world of pain
December 11 2014 at 11:45

It sounds like something from a sci-fi movie: a virus that lingers in your body, lurking within your nervous system...

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‘I want my wife to stay on Pill’
December 10 2014 at 13:31

Emily Yoffe wonders about marriages in which people have to tiptoe around the most basic truths about each other.

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