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Why sunshine is good for you 12 March 2014A few reasons why its good to spend time in the sunshine.
Stress: What the experts are saying6 March 2014Scientists are attempting to separate the fact from fiction about stress.
MRI scans can predict heart attacks, study finds4 March 2014New research has revealed an MRI scan can highlight when a patient is at risk of a cardiovascular event.
What are the signs of an unhealthy heart?26 February 2014Everybody should be aware of the tell-tale signs of an unhealthy heart.
Red blood cells adopt different shape while clotting 10 January 2014Red blood cells potentially have a new function after new research revealed their clotting behaviour
World Braille Day coming up in January2 January 2014This January will mark the birthday of Louis Braille, who developed a language for the blind and partially-sighted.
Alcohol impacts youngsters' DNA, says study30 December 2013A study has highlighted the damaging effect of early alcohol abuse.
Ban smoking outright, says study19 December 2013New research has suggested that banning smoking outright in both the home and across whole cities could encourage people to quit.
It's Decembeard time!3 December 2013No sooner has Movember turned in for another year, than it's time for men to start growing beards for Decembeard.
Immune system better understood13 November 2013Scientists believe they now have a better understanding of how the immune system develops.
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