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Depression: 'I kept my head down to survive the day at work'

People would rather talk to their colleagues about sex and money worries than mental health problems, says survey.

Steroid abuse 'raising health risk for thousands'

British heart doctors are warning that thousands of people who misuse anabolic steroids are putting themselves at greater risk of heart attacks and strokes.

The family that doesn't feel pain

The experience of six related Italians may help to find a new treatment for people with chronic pain.

Parents giving children alcohol too young, researchers say

Giving youngsters too many takeaways is also criticised as a health risk by the researchers.