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Flatulence

For many people flatulence is no laughing matter. Find out what you can do about it.

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Get rid of bad breath

Almost everyone has bad breath from time to time, but for some it’s a regular problem. Get tips for fresher breath.

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Living with piles

Piles are nothing to be embarrassed about. Learn about the risk factors and get prevention tips.

Living with excessive sweating

Excessive sweating can make people's lives a misery, but there are good treatments available.

The taboo of incontinence

Find out about the different types of bladder and bowel incontinence and why they occur.

How to stop smelly feet

Smelly feet aren’t fun for anyone, but here are some simple tips to make sure your feet stay fresh.

Male sexual problems

An expert explains the causes and treatments of erection problems and premature ejaculation. With videos.

Dealing with acne

Around 80% of teenagers and many adults have acne. Find out what causes it and what treatments are available

All about snoring

There are 15 million snorers in Britain. Who's most likely to snore, what causes it, and can you do anything to stop it happening?

Male-pattern baldness

Find out about the most effective treatments for male-pattern baldness, the most common type of hair loss.

Women and hair loss: coping tips

Losing your crowning glory can be a particularly cruel blow for women. But there are ways to cope.

'I was petrified of passing psoriasis to my children'

Mum of three Ros Foreman explains how she copes with the day-to-day burdens of living with psoriasis.

Psoriasis: 'Don't suffer in silence'

Actor and comedian Toby Hadoke talks about living with severe psoriasis and gives his tips for taking control of this unpleasant skin condition.

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Media last reviewed: 27/12/2012

Next review due: 27/12/2014

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