General Health Sex Workers and HIV Resistance

Scientists have been looking into why some sex workers are resistant to HIV despite frequent unprotected sex in a country where the HIV rate is high. The women they studied did not develop HIV and researchers have previously been unaware why this is the case.

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General Health Is Sugar Any Good For You At All?

If you think this article might absolve you from eating chocolate, think again! Here's why a study says some sugar is good, and what you can do to adjust your diet.

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General Health Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) is a poorly understood illness. Many people suffer from it, but there's no definitive cure.

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General Health Thyroid - All You Need To Know

When thyroid hormone levels become skewed the body will respond with varying symptoms. A thyroid can become over or under active but both have serious effects on your body.

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Why Exercise is Good for Your Brain

Exercise is essential for good physical health, but did you know it's just as important for mental health too?

Cushing's Syndrome - Everything ...

Cushing's Syndrome is the result of too much cortisol in the body. It's rare but can be brought on by corticosteroids which are widely used to...

Vaping and your Immune System

The electronic cigarette market's worth is estimated to hit 21.7 billion dollars by 2018. It's a huge market underpinned by the marketing of...

Causes of a Cough

Coughs range from annoying post-cold throat clearing to the exhausting midnight barks that keep the whole house awake. Almost everyone will suffer...

Pollution and High Blood Pressure

Many contributors cause dangerous high blood pressure but a recent study has added air pollution as another significant risk to our heart health.

Spotting The Signs Of Dementia

In 2013, dementia affected 46 million people and experts predict this will rise to 131 million by 2050. There's currently no cure, but supporting...

Are You Addicted To Exercise?

We clearly need to eat less fatty foods and do more exercise, but at what point does exercise become harmful?

A Few Hours Sleep Versus None - ...

We're all aware that getting enough sleep is vital for health. Past and recent studies support arguments on both sides, but most agree that a lack...

How to Incorporate Walking into ...

Having no time to exercise is a common complaint, and one that's entirely valid. But wait - don't abandon the idea of getting fit because walking...

What is Binge Eating Disorder an...

Binge eating is when a person overeats in a short time period. Those who binge on food will often have no control over what they are doing, or a...

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How to deal with allergies

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If you ask anyone this question, they will probably say that sex is best for health and more of it please. But there are always two sides to a...

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The health of British men and women is not glowing. 'Could Try Harder' should be scribbled our health reports because a new survey conducted by the...

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