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It's called Trichotillomania, and it's as hard to spell as it is to talk about.
It all comes down to your chronotype.
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Having same-sex parents doesn't harm kids.
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A dam is a small square of soft plastic which makes performing oral sex a whole lot safer. It sits over the female genitals or anus - kind of like a safety blanket - so that oral sex can be performed...
Because we can't all be gym gurus.
It's not just developing nations choking on their own smoke.
Risk of infection also rose for males who smoke.
There's been an increase is the number of people who no longer feel that sunscreen is safe to use on a daily basis.
Endometriosis affects one in 10 women of reproductive age in the UK, yet there's limited research into what causes it. The condition occurs when tissue that behaves like the lining of the womb is foun...
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The findings could be a tonic for people who suffer nightmares
If my mother's name was Mary, she'd tell me the same thing.
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Ever find yourself feeling hot and flustered and described it as having a hot flush? Although many people joke about this symptom, for 80% of women who experience side effects during the menopause, th...
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In the fight against cancer, one of the greatest hurdles can actually be our own immune system, which self-sabotages attempts by the body to fight against the invading tumour. Now researchers have suc...
Sydney woman shares LGBTQ anguish during marriage postal survey.
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Mental health organisations are pleading with the government to show more concern for the negative impact from the postal survey.
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Endometriosis affects one in 10 women of reproductive age, but despite its prevalence, there's still a lack of public awareness around the condition. The illness causes sufferers to experience painful...
When it came to my junk, I had no idea there were clouds on the horizon.
By allowing the term ‘mental illness’ to become overused and devoid of its real meaning, it could even -- at a stretch -- put lives at risk.
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"Trying to get help was probably the first day where I showed any courage."
Despite all its logistical attractiveness, I won’t be sending out invites to a Disease Disco any time soon.
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Plus the difference between B12 and iron.
A person with skin cancer in Australia is most likely to be a man aged over 55 years from Queensland, new research shows.
Pregnant women have been advised to sleep on their sides in the last trimester of pregnancy. Researchers from the University of Auckland have found that foetuses' hearts were less active when women sl...
Historically, men have been told to be strong and silent, but new research suggests men are finally beating these outdated stereotypes and sharing their feelings with one another. In fact, the study f...
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The excitable teen has since recovered.
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They're unlikely to lower premiums in the long run.
Under 30s will be offered discounts right up until they turn 40
It's important for girls AND boys.
"Cancer is with you forever."
Metastatic Breast Cancer. The average person struggles to pronounce the word let alone understand what it means.
The research reveals risk indicators for depression, and poor diet is just one of them.
Tests and scans may come back clear, but it doesn't mean the pain isn't real.