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How should you grieve?

The pain and sorrow of bereavement is supposed to get easier to bear as time passes. But what if it doesn’t? Psychiatrists call it ‘complicated grief’ – and it can be treated. Andrea Volpe reports.

Why do people cheat?

It seems we are never far away from an athletics doping scandal, but game theory explains why it is well worth the effort - if you don't get caught.

The ultimate earworm playlist!

It is said that to get rid of one earworm you need to replace it with another, so we've compiled a playlist of all those top tracks, floor-fillers and head-bangers that distract us while we try to put pen to paper.