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The pros and cons of drinking coffee
Coffee is one of the world's most popular drinks
Pros and cons

The pros and cons of drinking coffee

Studies have shown drinking it in moderation can reduce risk of certain diseases – but it should be avoided during pregnancy
1 Jun 2022
Why a ‘broken heart’ can be fatal
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Getting to grips with . . .

Why a ‘broken heart’ can be fatal

New research uncovers causes of syndrome that mimics heart attack - and offers hope of cure
21 Jun 2021
Will UK see a post-coronavirus surge in preventable deaths?
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In Depth

Will UK see a post-coronavirus surge in preventable deaths?

A&E numbers plummet as people shun hospitals amid fears of infection with Covid-19
18 May 2020
Drinking tea ‘secret to longer, healthier life’
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In Brief

Drinking tea ‘secret to longer, healthier life’

New research suggests three cups a week could dramatically reduce risk of heart disease
10 Jan 2020
Women who live unhealthily at risk for heart attack
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In Depth

Women who live unhealthily at risk for heart attack

New study says risk associated with unhealthy lifestyle is greater for women than men
8 Nov 2018
Why marriage reduces risk of heart disease
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In Brief

Why marriage reduces risk of heart disease

Researchers say doctors should factor in patients’ marital status when making cardiac assessments
19 Jun 2018
Heart attack and cancer risk cut by new treatment
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In Brief

Heart attack and cancer risk cut by new treatment

Injections of the anti-inflammatory canakinumab are revolutionary, say scientists
29 Aug 2017

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