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The Benefits of Being Overweight

Tuesday 24th June 2014 - Bernadette Rock - Independent

During all of my 16 years dedicated to chronic dieting and feeling out of control around food, one of my enduring beliefs was that... Read more →

Why counting beats instead of sheep may help insomnia

Tuesday 24th June 2014 - Professor Patricia Casey - Independent

Listen up insomniacs: music comes out tops in a recent large-scale study of therapeutic sleep remedies. HAVE you ever woken in the... Read more →

What can my son take for hay fever?

Tuesday 24th June 2014 - Dr Bernadette Carr - Irish Examiner

My eight-year-old son suffers from hay fever. He loves playing sports, particularly football. What over-the-counter medicines are ... Read more →

Time to worry? Scientists find link between stress and heart troubles

Monday 23rd June 2014 - Sarah Knapton - Independent

It is known that long term stress can cause fatal heart attacks and strokes, but scientists have never known why. Stress triggers... Read more →

Health case study: Living with rheumatoid arthritis

Monday 23rd June 2014 - Joy Orpen - Independent

Former nurse, Sinead Gallagher, and her friend, Jeanette, set up a successful aesthetic clinic, says Joy Orpen, but then, followin... Read more →

Spread the word: butter's good for you after all

Monday 23rd June 2014 - Suzanne Campbell - Independent

In radical new research, scientists claim that this traditional family staple has unfairly been given a bad press for decades. Suz... Read more →

91-year-old cyclist shares his fitness advice

Friday 20th June 2014 - Alison O'Riordan - Independent

Two wheels are better than four, as far as 91-year-old cycling enthusiast Risteard Mulcahy is concerned. EXERCISE enthusiast ... Read more →

Eating well can slow down Alzheimer's onset

Friday 20th June 2014 - Rozanne Stevens - Independent

Dr Neal Barnard says diet and exercise could help fight Alzheimer's disease. FOR anyone with a friend or family member suffering f... Read more →

Start exercising at 40 and lose those wrinkles

Friday 20th June 2014 - Peta Bee - Independent

Workouts plump the skin to keep it looking younger – and may reverse ageing in those taking up fitness in later life. Exerci... Read more →

8 ways to prolong your life right now

Wednesday 18th June 2014 - Gabrielle Monaghan - Independent

Gabrielle Monaghan takes a look at eight simple ways in which you can live a longer and happier life. Maureen Armstrong has j... Read more →

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