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Do echinacea and vitamin C really work?

It's commonly believed that echinacea and vitamin C are effective against colds and the flu but what does the evidence say?

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Self Care Week 2014

For Self Care Week, find out how many winter ailments don't require antibiotics.

Kellie Maloney: 'My inner fight'

The ex-boxing promoter reveals why she took nearly 60 years to come out.

Diabetes: reduce your risk

The number of people with diabetes is rising fast. Find out how to avoid it.

What is the male pill?

Find out the latest on research to develop a male contraceptive pill. 

How addictive is cannabis?

Find out about the highs and lows of the UK's most widely used illegal drug.

The ills of sitting too much

There is something specific about the act of sitting that is bad for us.

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