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Common Foods Substantially Increase ‘Happiness Levels’

A new study to be published in the prestigious American Journal of Public Health, details how certain foods may improve your level of happiness....

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Giving children antibiotics increases their risk of diabetes – with boys ‘particularly vulnerable’

Giving babies and toddlers antibiotics may dramatically increase their odds of becoming diabetic, doctors fear. The warning follows a ‘compelling’ study which linked the commonly-prescribed...

Doctors ‘dismiss and mistreat’ women suffering from ‘life-wrecking’ urinary tract infections, consultant says

Women suffering from ‘life-wrecking’ urinary tract infections (UTIs) are being ‘dismissed and mistreated’ by doctors who are cautious about prescribing powerful antibiotics, says a...

Women who take a common form of HRT are ‘nearly THREE times as likely...

Women who take a common form of HRT are nearly three times as likely to get breast cancer, a major study has found. Scientists at...

Struggling to concentrate? Breathe through your NOSE: Expert reveals how the technique can help...

Take a deep breath. It’s familiar advice but we seldom take it literally. But I’m giving it a great deal of attention as I...

Being popular really IS good for our health: Socially isolated people ‘have higher levels...

Being unpopular could be as bad for your heart as smoking. A study found that levels of a protein instrumental in heart attacks and strokes...

Fancy a MUNG BEAN butter sandwich? Scientist creates peanut substitute for allergy sufferers –...

People with nut allergies can now have an almost identical product to peanut butter after an institute created a similar spread using mung beans. It...

The simple tricks that will STOP your muscles aching after exercise including a session...

You may feel powerful and sprightly immediately after a workout but we all recognise the screaming muscle pain that sets in the next day. Delayed...

Lack of sleep causes breast cancer: Exhaustion deprives us of crucial tumor-fighting hormones, study...

Poor sleep increases your risk of breast cancer, a new study warns. Melatonin, a hormone produced by the brain that makes us tired, suppresses tumors...

Cannabis DOES make you lazy: Smokers are ‘less willing to perform hard tasks’ after...

Spending hours in a daze and munching on snacks are traits long associated with weed smokers. And a new study suggests there well may be...
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