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We are a nation of addicts, struggling to stop ourselves from eating fast food, using Facebook and swearing, a new survey has revealed. Among other vices is a love of coffee and tea, smoking and chocolate - though these are all things we are trying to give up according to research.
A woman who was so overweight she had to have both knees replaced has lost over half her body weight through hypnosis. Trish Walker, 56, from Australia, was 24st 7lbs at her heaviest but has managed to drop to 12st 3lbs after conquering her fast food cravings.
Smoking among England's adult population is set to drop below 20 per cent for the first time in a century, it was revealed today. An ongoing survey of tobacco use is expected to show the turning point being crossed by the end of this year.
Many of us have something that brings us out in a cold sweat and makes our hair stand on end. Whether it's being trapped in a lift, flying or peering over the top of a skyscraper, phobias affect one in 10 of the population. And a fear of creepy crawlies is among the most common of phobias.