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Report Reveals The Real Impact Your Lifestyle Is Having On Your Breast Cancer Risk
29 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

Report Reveals The Real Impact Your Lifestyle Is Having On Your Breast Cancer Risk »

With a few lifestyle adjustments, all women could reduce their breast cancer risk by about 30%, a report has found.

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Antidepressant use in menopause linked to broken bones
28 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

Antidepressant use in menopause linked to broken bones »

A new study suggests that using selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) during the menopause may increase the risk of bone fracture by around 76%.

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26 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

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An obese man has revealed how he managed to lose nearly half of his body weight - without counting calories, carbs, or fat.

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Annoying remarks Muslim women are sick of hearing at Ramadan
25 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

Annoying remarks Muslim women are sick of hearing at Ramadan »

Ramadan isn't just a time where millions of Muslims fast - it's also a time where they're subjected to ignorant and irritating questions. Here are some of the worst.

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Drinking ‘plenty of’ red wine won’t help you lose weight
22 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

Drinking ‘plenty of’ red wine won’t help you lose weight »

Sorry to be party poopers, but The Daily Telegraph’s headline "How to lose weight – drink plenty of red wine," is simply nonsense.

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Early or late puberty raises risk of 48 health problems 
19 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

Early or late puberty raises risk of 48 health problems  »

People who began puberty early or late have around 50 per cent higher relative risks for type 2 diabetes, heart disease and poor overall health

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Welcome to birth control reality – where pharmaceutical bosses are failing women
16 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

Welcome to birth control reality – where pharmaceutical bosses are failing women »

Even the big companies making our contraception realise there's a gap between what women want and what birth control they're actually using.

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Breast cancer screening ‘cuts deaths by 40%’ expert panel says
15 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

Breast cancer screening ‘cuts deaths by 40%’ expert panel says »

“Women who undergo breast cancer screening cut their risk of dying from the disease by 40%, according to a global panel of experts,” The Guardian reports.

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How to make sense of Cholesterol levels
7 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

How to make sense of Cholesterol levels »

Learn the better indicator of heart disease risk than just your total cholesterol - plus the dangers of statins and the need to supplement with CoQ10 if you're taking these cholesterol-lowering drugs

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The Heart. But do you know how it works?
7 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

The Heart. But do you know how it works? »

The heart is one of the most complex parts of the human body. But do you know how it works? Do you know how many times it beats in a day, or how much blood it pumps in a lifetime?

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