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Category Archives: Health

A birthday worth celebrating!

Happy birthday to Parkrun, which celebrated its 13th year this month. If you’ve never come across Parkrun, it’s a free community running event – with runs organised during the weekends at hundreds of sites throughout the UK.

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Cracking news – it’s dippy eggs for breakfast!

Anyone over a certain age will remember the Eggwina Curry debacle in the ‘80s – so it’s great news to hear our eggs have finally been given the all clear.

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Tis the season for the sneezes

If you’ve been victim this year…

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Forget about the board room, hit the pavements

Office staff are being encouraged to carry out their meetings whilst walking, instead of sitting around a table munching doughnuts.

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We need to talk about organ donation

The story of organ donor Jemima Layzell this week is of course both very sad and also very positive and inspiring.

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Golden bananas could save lives

When you think of bananas, you think yellow. But scientists have now developed orange bananas that could save hundreds of thousands of lives.

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Upturn in young people going under the knife

I have never understood the appeal of plastic surgery.

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Can you be fat but fit?

New research has come out suggesting that it is impossible to be fat but fit.

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Quirky cooking gets heated

Whacky ideas and ingredients on MasterChef have been causing a bit of a stir.

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Don’t use water to clean your contact lenses

I was fascinated to read the story of Irenie Ekkeshis this week.

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