Updated 31 March 2016

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What's the most irritating noise?

Our users named the sounds that annoy them the most. Can you identify?

All about middle-ear infection

What causes a middle-ear infection, what are the symptoms and how do you treat it? Find out before the flu season starts.

A visual guide to tinnitus

How does tinnitus (ringing in the ears) happen, what are the key facts and prevalence and how can you prevent it.

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A chronic cough can be the bane of your life. Here are seven cough remedies you shouldn't waste your time with.

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Oral health basics: what you need to know

Dr Simon Reeves talks us through the importance of oral health basics. Here’s how to care for your teeth properly.