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Men who can do over 40 push-ups are at a 96% lower risk of heart disease, study finds2h Men who can do over 40 push-ups are at a 96% lower risk of heart disease, study finds
Daily Mail
Instead of long, arduous treadmill tests for heart health, doctors at Harvard University are now recommending push-ups, as doing more than 10 indicates a young man's heart is relatively healthy.
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4h Updated Health official urges Government to stockpile antibiotics
Daily Mail
Ramanan Laxminarayan, from the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy in Washington DC, adds stockpiling the drug would save governments billions in treatment costs.
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4h Updated Father has a life-saving transplant with the donor heart beating in a box
Daily Mail
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT James Walton, from Stoke-on-Trent, was given the emergency transplant after his aorta burst in January. He is the the third person in the UK to undergo the procedure.
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5h Updated NHS is ‘dysfunctional’ with doctors ‘running around like headless chickens’
Daily Mail
In the clearest sign the four-hour target for A&E will be scrapped, Lord Prior of Brampton said the performance measures were ‘deeply damaging’ and have ‘had their day’.
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Women whose male partners watch more porn are at greater risk of eating disorders6h Women whose male partners watch more porn are at greater risk of eating disorders
Daily Mail
the more porn women's male partners watched in a week, the greater the risks were that women would develop an eating disorder, an Ohio State University study of 400 US women reveals.
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6h Want to live longer? Now ask yourself why | Oliver Burkeman
The Guardian
For most of us the main effect of boosting energy or focus is to become a better cog in the corporate machine Dave Asprey, who describes himself as the “world’s first
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6h I was raped. I don’t know whether to tell my boyfriend
The Guardian
The responsibility for this lies with the perpetrator alone, says Annalisa Barbieri. You are not to blame: he is
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9h My boyfriend and I live with his mother. We have no sex life. What should I do?
The Guardian
He is kind, funny, from a well-off background, and his mum charges me minimal rent. I don’t think I’ll find anyone better, but feel I’m living like a pensioner
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Mother who thought her Slimming World diet was working is diagnosed with pancreatic cancer 9h Updated Mother who thought her Slimming World diet was working is diagnosed with pancreatic cancer 
Daily Mail
Liz Oakley, 65, from East Kilbride, Scotland, noticed she was rapidly losing weight in October 2017. By January 2018, her skin had yellowed, which prompted her to see a doctor.
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9h Running is the hot new fitness trend – only now you pay for it
The Guardian
It’s ClassPass’s fastest growing category and Peloton is selling a $4,000 smart treadmill. How did it get so expensive to go for a jog? ClassPass is a gym class subscription service that is basically like the Netflix of fad exercise trends. For one monthly fee you can arrange a series of one-time stints doing every imaginable workout: from pole dancing to
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Man, 21, SNAPPED four of his front teeth after ‘guzzling six Monster Energy drinks a day’10h Updated Man, 21, SNAPPED four of his front teeth after ‘guzzling six Monster Energy drinks a day’
Daily Mail
Vinnie Pyner, from Margate, started drinking the high caffeine and sugar drink during college. After seven months, a dentist told him he would need dentures and all his teeth had rotted.
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Most modern hip and knee replacements will last for 25 YEARS or more, finds huge study20h Most modern hip and knee replacements will last for 25 YEARS or more, finds huge study
Daily Mail
Surgeons have been unable to tell patients the procedure's long-term success. The study at University of Bristol will help inform decisions on what age to perform operations.
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Teens smoke LESS weed in states where medical marijuana is legal, study finds20h Teens smoke LESS weed in states where medical marijuana is legal, study finds
Daily Mail
According to a new study, led by Boston College, seven percent fewer black and Hispanic teens smoking weed in US states where medical marijuana laws are in effect.
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20h Brain function of night owls and larks differ, study suggests
BBC
Late risers have poorer attention, slower reactions and increased sleepiness, a study suggests.
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21h Super gonorrhoea: Why the STI could become untreatable
BBC
The challenges facing health workers in the fight against the STI.
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Two more cases of rare rat lungworm disease confirmed in Hawaii21h Two more cases of rare rat lungworm disease confirmed in Hawaii
Daily Mail
Another two cases of rat lungworm disease were confirmed in Hawaii Thursday, the sate health department said. The disease can cause nervous system damage and comes from snails.
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New drug that reverses memory loss from aging set for human trials22h Updated New drug that reverses memory loss from aging set for human trials
Daily Mail
Scientists at Toronto's Centre for Addiction and Mental Health have created a drug that reversed age-related memory loss in mice and is now set for human trials in the next two years.
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Parents of adorable one-year-old boy who had life-saving heart transplant search for donor family26h Updated Parents of adorable one-year-old boy who had life-saving heart transplant search for donor family
Daily Mail
Titus Sickes, one, from Toldeo, Washington, was born in January 2018 with a severe heart defect that made it difficult for blood to throw through his body properly. He received a new heart in April.
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Call the Midwife: BBC in abortion advice row26h Call the Midwife: BBC in abortion advice row
BBC
As Call the Midwife tackles the issue, BBC Action Line users say there is no advice on abortion.
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Growing number of men are diagnosed with prostate cancer AFTER it has spread26h Updated Growing number of men are diagnosed with prostate cancer AFTER it has spread
Daily Mail
A total of 42,975 men were told they had the disease in England and Wales between April 2016 and March 2017. It had spread to other organs in nearly 20 per cent of them.
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NHS documentary reveals story of a boy who must raise £29,000 for his own operation27h Updated NHS documentary reveals story of a boy who must raise £29,000 for his own operation
Daily Mail
The last episode of Hospital on BBC Two follows three children at Alder Hey Hospital, Liverpool, two of whom are hoping to receive spinal surgery for cerebral palsy.
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Doctors may save more lives BLINDFOLDED27h Updated Doctors may save more lives BLINDFOLDED
Daily Mail
The study was carried out by Geneva University Hospital. Sandra Bullock's character Malorie Hayes is pictured swimming to safety with her son Boy in the Netflix thriller released in November last year.
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Think vegan burgers are a healthy alternative? Some have TEN TIMES more saturated fat27h Think vegan burgers are a healthy alternative? Some have TEN TIMES more saturated fat
Daily Mail
The shock discovery undermines the purported benefits of a plant-based diet and  runs contrary to advice from NHS England, which urges people to avoid the cholesterol-raising macronutrients.
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Sticker asthmatics wear on their skin warns when an attack is looming  28h Updated Sticker asthmatics wear on their skin warns when an attack is looming  
Daily Mail
A study by the University of California, Irvine, found the sticker is as effective at measuring a person's resting respiration rate as complicated machinery used in hospitals.
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Government gives the Department of Health a £600 MILLION bailout29h Government gives the Department of Health a £600 MILLION bailout
Daily Mail
Spending estimates published by the UK Government's Treasury describe the money as 'reserve funding to cover unforeseen one-off pressures'. It must be formally requested.
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One in SIX GP surgeries has closed since 2004 and there are now 45% MORE patients per practice29h One in SIX GP surgeries has closed since 2004 and there are now 45% MORE patients per practice
Daily Mail
Analysis of NHS figures show 670 surgeries in England are stretching over 15,000 patients. Some bodies believe merging and closures will continue, adding pressure.
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Depression ages the brain, first human trials suggest: Damage appears 10 years early29h Depression ages the brain, first human trials suggest: Damage appears 10 years early
Daily Mail
Yale University scientists used a new brain scanning technique to show connections in the brain started thinning 10 years early in people with depression - at 40 years old rather than 50.
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Ear plugs are as essential on a night out as CONDOMS29h Updated Ear plugs are as essential on a night out as CONDOMS
Daily Mail
The London-based charity Action on Hearing Loss wants to see vending machines in pub and club toilets selling colourful plugs to help make ear protection 'cool'.
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Expensive trainers really DO make you a better runner!30h Expensive trainers really DO make you a better runner!
Daily Mail
Treadmill tests at the University of Colorado Boulder found novices with more sophisticated equipment were four per cent more economical than those with more basic equipment,
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Woman wrote break-up letter to her FOOT after choosing to have it amputated following years of pain30h Updated Woman wrote break-up letter to her FOOT after choosing to have it amputated following years of pain
Daily Mail
Jordan Beckwith, 27, from Colorado, made the heart-wrenching decision to become an amputee after growing tired of non-stop surgery from the age of 13.
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Know your blood pressure like you know your PIN31h Know your blood pressure like you know your PIN
Daily Mail
Public Health England and NHS England are collaborating in the first national effort to improve the diagnosis of an irregular heart rate, high blood pressure and high cholesterol.
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High Street supplements marketed for heart health and energy could combat infertility31h High Street supplements marketed for heart health and energy could combat infertility
Daily Mail
A study by the University of Aberdeen also found that the breast-cancer drug tamoxifen - which blocks oestrogen from fueling a tumour's growth - has a positive effect on a man's swimmers.
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33h What mouldy foods are safe to eat?
The Independent
Theresa May has admitted that she is happy to scrape mould off jam before eating it
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Statins DO work... as long as you take them33h Updated Statins DO work... as long as you take them
Daily Mail
Researchers at Stanford University in California say people taking their statins less than half the time they should be are measurably more likely to die within a one-year period.
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A&E waits at worst level for 15 years33h Updated A&E waits at worst level for 15 years
BBC
Nearly 330,000 A&E patients waited for more than four hours last month in England.
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Heart failure survival rates have barely improved in TWO decades37h Heart failure survival rates have barely improved in TWO decades
Daily Mail
The terminal condition – which is often mistaken for asthma or mere old age – currently affects more than 920,000 people in the UK. The chances of dying from heart failure have hardly changed since 2000.
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13 Feb 8:51pm Coeliac disease may be caused by a tummy bug in childhood, study claims
Daily Mail
Experts now believe it is triggered by enterovirus, which strikes in childhood. They say this discovery could pave the way for a vaccine which could protect against coeliac disease.
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RAF Lakenheath: USAF nurses work in NHS hospitals 13 Feb 7:16pm RAF Lakenheath: USAF nurses work in NHS hospitals
BBC
NHS bosses say it means patients are being seen "more quickly" and US medics gain wider experience.
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