What your armpits say about your health

What your armpits say about your health

How your armpits smell – and what you do about it – interacts with the same system of microbes in your gut that protects you from pathogens. Just like in your gut, a diverse community is living under your armpit,...
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Best exercises for your body according to a Harvard doctor

Best exercises for your body according to a Harvard doctor

We all know we should be exercising, and many of us believe we need to be pounding the pavements to make a real difference to our health. But that’s not so, according to Dr I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at...
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4 Exercises to Steal From Misty Copeland for a Strong Ballerina Body

4 Exercises to Steal From Misty Copeland for a Strong Ballerina Body

When you think of a ballerina body, you may picture a petite, slender physique. But many dancers have rejected that rigid idea of what a ballerina is supposed to look like—and instead, they’ve led a shift towards embracing a diverse...
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The 7 Best Strength Exercises You’re Not Doing

The 7 Best Strength Exercises You’re Not Doing

This article originally appeared on DailyBurn.com. Every exercise in your strength program has a purpose — to help you build strength and muscle, burn fat and improve your fitness. While there’s a time and a place for nearly any exercise under the...
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Restaurant chain ‘cut sugary drink sales’ with price rise

Restaurant chain ‘cut sugary drink sales’ with price rise

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption 10p or 3% was added to the price of sugar-sweetened drinks and healthier soft drinks were added to the menu An increase in the price of sugary drinks in restaurants and the offer of healthier...
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Obesity increases irregular heartbeat risk in men: Study

Obesity increases irregular heartbeat risk in men: Study

By: IANS | Published:October 16, 2017 10:00 pm Higher blood levels of C-reactive protein inflammation marker was also found to increase the risk of irregular heartbeat in elderly men. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Overweight men are more likely to develop irregu...
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Hip implant patients sue manufacturer

Hip implant patients sue manufacturer

Image copyright Getty Images Hundreds of people who received allegedly faulty hip replacements are suing the manufacturer at the High Court. The hearing is thought to be one of the largest product liability group actions ever heard in the UK....
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Jimmy Barnes opens up on Q&A about coming back from the brink

Jimmy Barnes opens up on Q&A about coming back from the brink

Posted October 17, 2017 00:02:44 Video: Jimmy Barnes performs Working Class Man (ABC News) Map: Australia Jimmy Barnes has spoken on Q&A about his struggles with drug and alcohol abuse, “staring into the abyss”, and the frightening moment which...
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New exercises help athletes manage breathing disorder: Study

New exercises help athletes manage breathing disorder: Study

By: PTI | Washington | Published:October 16, 2017 5:17 pm Check out what these exercises are. (Source: File Photo) A novel set of breathing techniques can help athletes overcome vocal cord dysfunction and improve performance during high-intensity exercise, a s...
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Hospitals in England to ban ‘super-size’ chocolate bars

Hospitals in England to ban ‘super-size’ chocolate bars

Image copyright Alamy “Super-sized” chocolate bars are to be banished from hospital shops, canteens and vending machines, NHS England says. Sweets and chocolate sold in hospitals should be 250 calories or under, the head of the body says. Under the...
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Why I secretly taped my disability assessment

Why I secretly taped my disability assessment

Image caption Nev Cartwright has been left with complications including chronic infections and emphysema. Every month 60,000 ill and disabled people have their needs assessed for benefits. Some are so worried about the process that they are using mobile phones...
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