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Vanellope Hope Wilkins' parents were told a termination was the only option after her heart started growing outside her body
Posted: December 12, 2017, 10:32 pm
Sue Golder, 51, became determined to shed weight for the sake of her children after her husband lost his battle against cancer aged just 55
Posted: December 11, 2017, 9:14 pm
From aching bones and flu to cold sores and breathing difficulties, the sub-zero temperatures can contribute to a litany of health complaints - but it doesn't need to be this way
Posted: December 11, 2017, 8:47 pm
Two thirds of people say they find Christmas day stressful, with financial struggles, worries over cooking and fears of family arguments among the top concerns
Posted: December 11, 2017, 6:20 pm
Researchers found trips to natural beauty spots were linked to great feelings of relaxation and refreshment
Posted: December 11, 2017, 4:47 pm
Twelve cans of Diet Coke could well be the signs of an addiction to caffeine
Posted: December 11, 2017, 3:15 pm
Don't suffer in silence - here's the best ways to cure a hangover and feel better fast
Posted: December 11, 2017, 9:03 am
Studies show that this ‘halo’ effect means we not only pay more for these ‘healthy’ foods but end up eating more of them too
Posted: December 10, 2017, 6:42 pm
What is heartburn and how can you relieve the symptoms this festive season?
Posted: December 10, 2017, 7:00 am
Nutritionist Dr Sarah Schenke shares her takes on current ideas such as the importance of breakfast and why most superfoods aren’t that super
Posted: December 9, 2017, 4:07 pm
With warnings that another strain is set to spread through schools and workplaces this winter, here is everything you need to know about the virus
Posted: December 8, 2017, 12:38 am
Studies show baby talk engages infants’ emotions and emphasises the structure of language to help them make sense of the adult babble of syllables and sentences
Posted: December 7, 2017, 11:35 pm
He seemed so excited and made all these promises to look after us. All his lovely words lasted a week
Posted: December 6, 2017, 6:38 pm
Charity WaterAid placed 800 buckets along the River Thames to spread awareness of the lives lost to dirty water and poor sanitation
Posted: December 5, 2017, 9:42 pm
From itchy scalps to itchy skin, we reveal the likely - and the not-so-likely reasons behind it
Posted: December 5, 2017, 9:41 pm
I’m very anti drugs, which they are well aware of. I work in a chemist where I see drug users every day and know the damage it causes
Posted: December 5, 2017, 9:33 pm
Wonder is the moving film starring Julia Roberts as the mother of a boy with Treacher-Collins syndrome, which causes facial deformities - and Victoria Macklin's son Ryan has the same condition
Posted: December 5, 2017, 9:16 pm
The average adult now believes they can beat two thirds of all bugs, viruses and illnesses without professional medical attention
Posted: December 5, 2017, 12:28 pm
From baffling BMI charts to concerns about self-esteem and fussy eaters, if you're confused about child obesity you're not alone. We asked the experts everything you need to know
Posted: December 4, 2017, 5:24 pm
Being infertile can leave men feeling “emasculated” and “jealous” when they see another couple with a baby, research found
Posted: December 4, 2017, 4:56 pm
Only a small number of men have a micropenis, and it's not necessarily bad news for their sex life
Posted: December 4, 2017, 9:42 am
It was the first time he had seen Asif Hasan since his life-saving transplant in August
Posted: December 3, 2017, 10:23 pm
A new study says the trend of taking placenta capsules after childbirth has little to no effect on the 'baby blues' or fatigue
Posted: December 3, 2017, 7:17 pm
Prof Frank Gunn-Moore says people 'outsource their brains to the internet' instead of trying to recall information themselves
Posted: December 3, 2017, 5:19 pm
A new study says while being bullied at 11 may cause children to be depressed, these disturbances don’t persist to 16
Posted: December 3, 2017, 5:18 pm
REFRESHED: December 13, 2017 | 05:15