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Gout: Why I don't find it funny at all

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:57
Gout is traditionally associated with port-quaffing Victorian gentlemen of excess, but I'm none of those things, and I still ended up developing it.

Why India's brick kiln workers 'live like slaves'

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:42
The suffering of India's brick kiln workers

The illusory calm of Australia's deadly ocean currents

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:41
The perils of ocean currents in Australia's waters

Hollywood heavyweights combine for Last Vegas

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:39
Hollywood heavyweights combine for the first time

Search for man missing in river fall

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:38
A search is being carried out for a man who is believed to have fallen into the River Stour in Dorset.

Sitting out hunger pangs on a five-day fast

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:36
The BBC's Peter Bowes describes the experience of fasting five days each month, for a clinical trial of a restricted-calorie diet.

Mental health call on young jobless

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:28
Young people who are unemployed need more help to deal with the psychological effects, a leading charity says.

Multi-hazard warning system tested

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:27
An early warning system for earthquakes, tsunamis and floods is being trialled in the US state of California.

Young people 'nothing to live for'

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:25
As many as three quarters of a million young people in the UK may feel that they have nothing to live for, a study for the Prince's Trust charity claims.

VIDEO: How Vermeer painted perfect pictures

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:10
Tom Brooks meets the documentary maker who looks at how the Dutch painter Vermeer created his most famous paintings.

VIDEO: How rip currents work

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:08
Researchers in Australia have found that treacherous ocean currents are the nation's deadliest natural hazard ahead of bushfires and floods.

Record deals changing for digital age

Wed, 2014-01-01 16:04
Do major record labels need to change for digital age?

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