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Sipping acidic fruit teas can wear away teeth, says study

Sipping acidic fruit teas can wear away teeth, says study

Media captionThe truth about fruit tea Sipping acidic drinks such as fruit teas and flavoured water can wear away teeth and damage the enamel, an investigation by scientists has shown.…

Mini-tumours’ created to battle cancer

Mini-tumours’ created to battle cancer

Image copyright ICR Image caption The mini-tumours can be used to predict if a patient will respond to therapy Scientists have been able to predict how cancer patients will respond…

Anti-depressants: Major study finds they work

Anti-depressants: Major study finds they work

Image copyright Getty Images Scientists say they have settled one of medicine’s biggest debates after a huge study found that anti-depressants work. The study, which analysed data from 522 trials…

India doctors remove world’s ‘largest brain tumour’

India doctors remove world’s ‘largest brain tumour’

Image caption Mr Pal lost his vision because of the tumour Doctors in India who have removed a 1.8kg (2.2lbs) brain tumour from a 31-year-old man say it could be…

Red wine compound ‘could help tooth decay and gum disease fight’

Red wine compound ‘could help tooth decay and gum disease fight’

Image copyright Getty Images Red wine has previously been linked to a range of supposed health benefits, from helping the heart to lowering the risk of diabetes. Now a new…

FaceTime chat ‘saves woman’s life’

FaceTime chat ‘saves woman’s life’

Image copyright Opokua Kwapong Image caption Opokua Kwapong says FaceTime saved her life A woman who had a stroke while on a FaceTime video call with her sister, says the…

Red wine compound ‘could help tooth decay and gum disease fight’

Red wine compound ‘could help tooth decay and gum disease fight’

Image copyright Getty Images Red wine has previously been linked to a range of supposed health benefits, from helping the heart to lowering the risk of diabetes. Now a new…

FaceTime chat ‘saves woman’s life’

FaceTime chat ‘saves woman’s life’

Image copyright Opokua Kwapong Image caption Opokua Kwapong says FaceTime saved her life A woman who had a stroke while on a FaceTime video call with her sister, says the…

Red wine compound ‘could help tooth decay and gum disease fight’

Red wine compound ‘could help tooth decay and gum disease fight’

Image copyright Getty Images Red wine has previously been linked to a range of supposed health benefits, from helping the heart to lowering the risk of diabetes. Now a new…

FaceTime chat ‘saves woman’s life’

FaceTime chat ‘saves woman’s life’

Image copyright Opokua Kwapong Image caption Opokua Kwapong says FaceTime saved her life A woman who had a stroke while on a FaceTime video call with her sister, says the…

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