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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Live healthier

Exercise benefits for seniors »

Working out in the concrete jungle Even a little exercise may help prevent dementia Here’s an unexpected way to boost your memory: running

Seniors who exercise recover more quickly from injury or illness

When sedentary older adults got into an exercise routine, it curbed their risk of suffering a disabling injury or illness and helped them recover if anything did happen to them.