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This column will change your life: the importance of temporal landmarks
Build more temporal landmarks into your life, says Oliver Burkeman, and you'll experience time differently than if your days and years are one …
Is it worth it? P90X exercise programme
Each week Stuart Heritage test out an exercise programme so you don't have to
Ask a grown-up: Why do grown-ups shrink when they get quite old?
Dr David Green answers eight-year-old Luke's question
Could sea-bathing machines return to Margate’s shores?
Marina O’Loughlin: Mobile saunas showcasing the health-giving properties of the town’s seawater offer a chic update on modesty-preserving Victorian …
Back to our roots: would humans be better off eating a paleolithic diet?
Amy Fleming: Raw foodists and other campaign groups are eager for us to return to the sort of food our ancient ancestors ate. But how much truth is …
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Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Knee Problems
Anaesthetic for TKR
I have my op coming up in two weeks on 17 September and my surgeon tells me that the would prefer me to have epidural and nerve block instead of a general...
Posted in Gut, bowel and stomach / Duodenal Ulcer
After H Pylori
Hi everyone,I have posted here before,I have been treated for h pylori,antibiotics and lansoprazole.Prior to treatment I had complete loss of appetite...
Posted in Women's health / Menopause
i can't remember BEFUDDLED Mrs Merm
:/ Bonsoir mes amis I know I've asked this before but what strength magnesium should I take to combat Peri symptoms, ...
Posted in Eyes / Blepharitis
Blurred Or Lost Vision From Blepharitis?
Anyone here got blurriness from blepharitis? Im really worried right now because few days ago i had pain in my eye so i took off my contacts. I then...
Posted in Symptoms / Vertigo and Dizziness
Feel I'm drunk all the time but not been
I feel drunk and can't go anywhere as I fear I'm going to fall over
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