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Chemicals erode child IQ: disputed study

Chemicals erode child IQ: disputed study

Two health experts have warned about the stunting effects of industrial chemicals on children's brains in a medical journal article criticised by others.
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Clean Sweep

Clean Sweep

How often should you replace your toothbrush, bath towel, gym shoes or kitchen sponge? These expert answers may surprise you, writes Rachel Smith
Feature article about:Family healthTeeth
'Diet soft drinks rot teeth like cocaine'

'Diet soft drinks rot teeth like cocaine'

You might think you're doing your teeth a service by drinking diet soft drink instead of full-sugar varieties, but a new study suggests diet soft drink can rot...
German toothpaste tastes like chilli

German toothpaste tastes like chilli

A German toothpaste manufacturer makes products flavoured with herbs and spices.
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How health foods damage your teeth

How health foods damage your teeth

An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but it may send you straight to the dentist with a smile damaged by acid wear.
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How to avoid acid wear on your teeth

How to avoid acid wear on your teeth

Dentists are seeing an increase in patients presenting with 'acid wear', or the removal of the outer layer of the tooth, and you'll be surprised to learn that...
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Brush up on teeth cleaning skills

Brush up on teeth cleaning skills

You clean your teeth every day, but when was the last time you really thought about what you were doing? Are you brushing and flossing properly?
Feature article about:Good Health magazineTeeth
Body business: what happens when I...

Body business: what happens when I...

If you get to bed for at least three to four hours you're not going to do major biological harm.
Bleeding gums

Bleeding gums

Pregnancy hormones work to soften your ligaments and body tissue, helping to prepare your body for birth. Unfortunately, they can also make your gums tender.
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Dental boot camp

Dental boot camp

Scientific researchers are discovering new ways to protect your smile.

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