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By Ruth Nichol in

Issue 3914 14th May 2015

The perils of self-diagnosis; health hints from friends; and a new study that reveals most parents believe their preschoolers are "about the right weight", even when they're not.

The pain drain

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By Ruth Nichol in

Issue 3914 14th May 2015

A new way of dealing with chronic pain acknowledges a surprising list of causes – and has a rather low-tech remedy.

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By Nicky Pellegrino in

Issue 3911 23rd Apr 2015

Fat's slippery slope; why divorced women are at higher risk of heart disease; and how dancing the tango could help with Parkinson's.

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By Ruth Nichol in

Issue 3910 16th Apr 2015

How altitude affects ADHD; how cheese might protect you from heart disease; and why your partner's exercise regime is important to you.

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