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'Do I need a hernia operation if I'm not in pain?': DR MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions

Do I need a hernia operation if I m not in pain DR MARTIN SCURR an

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DR MARTIN SCURR: Hernias are very common and occur when part of an organ becomes displaced and pushes through the structures that contain it, creating a bulge through the skin.

Fertility treatments for women without a partner treble in a decade... and the average age is now 39

Fertility treatments for women without a partner treble in a decade

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The number of IVF attempts by women trying to have a baby on their own has gone from 531 in 2008 to 1,352 in 2018. Daisy De sold her home to have IVF using a sperm donor, costing £50,000.

Capital FM's Sonny Jay 'signs up for Dancing On Ice'... after Myleene Klass was confirmed for show

Capital FM s Sonny Jay signs up for Dancing On Ice after Myleene

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The radio presenter, 27, hosts Capital FM's breakfast show alongside Roman Kemp during the week but is now thought to be set for an appearance on the skating show in 2021.

Are migraines and the menopause linked to cardiac issues?

Are migraines and the menopause linked to cardiac issues

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PROFESSOR ANGELA MAAS: When I did my cardiology training in the 1980s, I learnt that women with chest pain were 'weird', with strange symptoms.

Will she stand out in history as another great Elizabeth?

Will she stand out in history as another great Elizabeth

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ALATHEA FITZALAN HOWARD: I told Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret about the white lace I'm thinking of buying and when I mentioned a victory ball, they both said I'd look so conspicuous.

Photographers mark International Day of Peace with contest to capture serene scenes

Photographers mark International Day of Peace with contest to capture

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The mobile photo app Agora decided to celebrate the International Day of Peace with a photo competition.photographers were asked to submit a photo illustrating what 'peace' means to them. Thw winner was 23- year old snapper Rashid Ibrahim from Kenya....

Historians urge Warwick Castle owners to put back 17th century painting of 'black servant'

Historians urge Warwick Castle owners to put back 17th century paintin

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The owners of Warwick Castle have been urged to put a 17th century painting of a 'black servant' back by historians after the removed the picture fearing it had links to slavery.

ALEX BRUMMER: Pandering to drug dealers and oligarchs

ALEX BRUMMER Pandering to drug dealers and oligarchs

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ALEX BRUMMER: HSBC in particular is reaping a bitter harvest as a result of the news on dirty money. Shares have plummeted to their lowest level for a quarter of a century.

Type 2 diabetics can REPAIR their damaged pancreas by losing weight, new study reveals 

Type 2 diabetics can REPAIR their damaged pancreas by losing weight n

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Scientists at Newcastle University found type 2 diabetics can restore their pancreas to a healthy shape if they go into remission by losing around two stone.

Anguish for the Queen as five of her beloved Highland ponies at Balmoral are killed

Anguish for the Queen as five of her beloved Highland ponies at Balmor

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The ponies died at the monarch's Balmoral estate in Scotland, where they were part of a programme designed to preserve the historic breed.

TASTE test may predict how severely ill coronavirus patients will become, study finds

TASTE test may predict how severely ill coronavirus patients will beco

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A new study from Baton Rouge General, in Louisiana, found people who couldn't detect certain bitter flavors were at the highest risk of developing severe COVID-19 symptoms.

Hundreds of teeth found in the Sahara Desert reveal the Spinosaurus dinosaur had aquatic lifestyle

Hundreds of teeth found in the Sahara Desert reveal the Spinosaurus di

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A trove of more than a thousand teeth in the Sahara Desert confirms that spinosaurus aegyptiacus, the largest carnivorous dinosaur on record, spent most of its time in the water.

Leading academics write open letter to Boris Johnson warning against second lockdown

Leading academics write open letter to Boris Johnson warning against s

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Academics from across the UK have warned that the Government must not make unlimited sacrifices to keep deaths from the virus down, and that the country must learn to live with it.

Boris Johnson faces Tory revolt over 'dictator' tactics as backlash grows over his plans

Boris Johnson faces Tory revolt over dictator tactics as backlash gr

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The Prime Minister faces Tory revolt over 'dictator' tactics over his 'authoritarian' plans for a new Covid clampdown.

So that's how they stopped Covid being a Bake Off showstopper! Writes ALISON BOSHOFF

So that s how they stopped Covid being a Bake Off showstopper Writes

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ALISON BOSHOFF: All rise for the Great British Bake Off! As cosy as the aroma of freshly baked bread, the 11th series kicks off tomorrow night.

HENRY DEEDES watches Patrick Vallance and Chris Whitty's gloomy message to the nation

HENRY DEEDES watches Patrick Vallance and Chris Whitty s gloomy messag

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HENRY DEEDES: A graph of coloured squiggles showed how the current infection rate was set to double every seven days. By mid-October, we were on course for 50,000 new cases a day

BlackRock makes it policy for their workers to disclose office romances with third party clients 

BlackRock makes it policy for their workers to disclose office romance

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BlackRock, the world's largest money manager with 16,000 employees, has introduced a new policy making disclosure of all 'personal relationships' with the company's clients compulsory.

Line Of Duty: High-speed car chase results in white van overturning

Line Of Duty High speed car chase results in white van overturning

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Line Of Duty filming was put on hold amid the pandemic. Yet it seems shooting for the popular BBC police drama is now back in full swing, judging by the high speed chase that was being filmed.

Serge Gainsbourg stands accused of being the Harvey Weinstein of pop

Serge Gainsbourg stands accused of being the Harvey Weinstein of pop

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Nearly 30 years after his death from a heart attack in 1991, Gainsbourg was last week compared to disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein.

Prince Charles warns that we will need 'four planets like earth to survive'

Prince Charles warns that we will need four planets like earth to sur

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Speaking today for Climate Week 2020 via a video message, the Prince of Wales urged industries and companies to focus on the 'green recovery' of the planet which sustains us, following coronavirus.

Face of an Egyptian boy shown in 'mummy portrait' is reconstructed a using CT scanner

Face of an Egyptian boy shown in mummy portrait is reconstructed a u

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An Egyptian boy who died between 50 BC and 100 AD was found with a 'mummy portrait' over his embalmed face and researchers used facial reconstruction to see how accurate the painting is.

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