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  • gpstobe2012

    We never repent of having eaten too little Subscription

    15 Oct 2012 By GPs To Be

    After six weeks of the 5:2 diet, Dr Michael Mosley lost well over a stone in weight and significantly lowered his cholesterol levels. Despite his initial scepticism, he seemed encouraged by the results he saw personally, as well as the clinical outcomes from animal model trials in the US, and as such I felt swayed enough to try the 5:2 diet for myself.

  • copperfield

    Blubbery bounce-back Subscription

    28 Aug 2012 By Tony Copperfield

    Remember powerballs? Same era as choppers, clackers and spacehoppers?

  • copperfield

    Chicken Tonight, zoo tomorrow Subscription

    28 Aug 2012 By Tony Copperfield

    It’s time to add another tune to the NHS Music Hall of Fame. We already have the CPR friendly anthem, 'Staying Alive', the dermatologists’ paean to scabies, 'I’ve got you under my skin' and now I offer for your consideration the children’s favourite, 'Mummy’s taking us to the zoo tomorrow'. We can stay all day.

  • edzard

    Problems with Chinese acupuncture trials Subscription

    25 Aug 2012 By Edzard Ernst

    A recent systematic review included 44 trials of acupuncture as a treatment of obesity

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