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Running on empty

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 01:25
Every time Maya eats, she has to run off the calories - she's been ill for two years, but now she wants to go to university.
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Take it or leave it

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 01:21
It is one of the strongest psychedelic drugs in the world and can trigger violent reactions, but some say its use for mental health issues should be researched.
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Carrying the shopping can improve strength in over-65s, say experts

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 00:55
Physiotherapists say everybody should build strength exercises into their everyday lives.
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NHS staff shortages 'mean patients dying alone' in hospitals

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 00:52
Thousands of nurses tell the Royal College of Nursing that care is being compromised.
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How long should we wash our hands?

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 00:14
Most people aren't doing it long enough according to a new report.
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Baby heart images could help reduce miscarriage, Leeds research suggests

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 16:20
One in 10 miscarriages is believed to be caused by the failure of the baby's heart to form normally.
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The Middle Eastern men having nose jobs

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 15:23
Hussein Zaytouni tells the BBC why he went under the knife.
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