Eddie Izzard prepares for 27 marathons in 27 days

Eddie Izzard is no stranger to ultra-running having completed 43 marathons in 51 days back in 2009. Seven years on, he's...

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forgiveness

New research reveals that “letting go” and forgiving those who have wronged can help to heal you both emotionally and...

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spine

Hippocrates, the father of modern medicine said; “It is most necessary to know the nature of the spine”. With its amazing...

Love factoids

Is this much-fêted emotion really so mysterious? We separate the facts from the fallacies when it comes to lurv.

heart rate

Whether it’s regular or irregular, slow or fast, your pulse rate can help identify whether you have any potential cardiac problems...

Medical Myths: Shaving hair off

Know your medical facts from myths? There are a lot of old wives' tales out there. But where do they come from and what is the truth...

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