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What can tennis do for you?


Have you been inspired by the tennis you've seen at Wimbledon over the past two weeks?

Why not see what the power of what getting into tennis can do.....

'Tennis saved my life'

And if you want to find out about how to get into tennis yourself, take a look at the BBC Get Inspired guide

'Tennis saved my life'

How tennis helps Tony Costa overcome personal battles and has given him a new focus to stay healthy and happy.

Professor Traci Mann explains why she thinks we need to stop foccusing on obesity

Professor Traci Mann explains why she thinks we need to stop focusing on obesity.

Can a sugar tax fight obesity and diabetes?

Diabetes is the second biggest killer in South Africa, just behind tuberculosis

South Africa is moving towards the introduction of a tax on sugary drinks, in a bid to tackle obesity and other conditions like diabetes. The BBC's Victoria Phenethi in Johannesburg has the details. (Picture: Sugar cubes and canned drinks. Credit: Piotr_Malczyk/iStock/Getty Image Plus)

Can you be fat and fit?

Kat Cowan

BBC Radio Sheffield

Research has been released today which looks at whether you can be both fat and fit.

A study of 3.5 million Britons suggests that having excess fat increases the risk of suffering heart disease by half, even when blood pressure and cholesterol levels are normal.

To find out a bit more about this I've been out to meet Lucy Arnold who's a personal trainer from Sheffield and her client Jill to see what they think: