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Dead butt syndrome: How to get your rear in gear

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Type 2 diabetes rise in children ‘disturbing’ – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images More than 600 children and teenagers are being treated for type 2 diabetes in England and...

Woman with lupus uses Instagram to post empowering selfies

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New Strain Of “Super” Gonorrhea Could Be Resistant To All Antibiotics

On the same day theUnited Nations launched a new plan to try and help stem the rapidly developing problem of antibiotic resistance around the...

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