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How magic tricks help children with cerebral palsy
For children with hemiplegia, a common form of cerebral palsy, learning to be a magician is remarkably effective therapy. Paula Cocozza reports from …
Does a daily aspirin prevent cancer?
A study suggests that an aspirin a day can help prevent colon, oesophagus and stomach cancers. So should we all be self-medicating? Luisa Dillner …
This column will change your life: a holiday shared is a break for us all
'In Sweden, the more people holidayed at the same time, the greater the rate at which antidepressant prescriptions decreased', says Oliver Burkeman
'I was fired for having a miscarriage': the truth about pregnancy and work
Bim Adewunmi: Six out of 10 mothers believe their careers suffered after they became pregnant. How have you found managing pregnancy, motherhood and …
Do you feel lonely?
A study has revealed one in 10 people feel they do not have a close friend – an estimated 4.7m people across the UK. Share your experiences of …
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Posted in Mental health / Anxiety Disorders
Chest pain again
Does anyone else get miserable chest pain that goes on for hours
Posted in Women's health / Menopause
Hi does anyone know how long to keep taking good bacteria I'm taking femidopholis and acidophilus should I have a break from them? For those who have...
Posted in Gut, bowel and stomach / Abdominal Disorders
Weight Loss and Stomach Pain
My 16 year old daughter has lost over a stone in weight and is now down to 7 1/2 stone. She has continual stomach pain and finds it hard to poo. She...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Rheumatoid Arthritis
Has anyone used LDN?
Hi, I'm recently diagnosed and haven't started on any drugs yet although I'll need to do so soon, before the cortisone injection wears off. My symptoms...
Posted in Gut, bowel and stomach / Ulcerative Colitis
Gastroenteritis with Colitis
I had a flare up of Colitis about three weeks ago (I was under some stress having had a knee op followed by two DVT scares - both negative fortunately)....
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