Howzat? Former England batsman claims mistletoe injections cured cancer which should have killed him five years ago

Howzat Former England batsman claims MISTLETOE injections cured cancer that should have killed him five years agoTreatment has been widely used in Europe – particularly in GermanyChristmassy plant may contain compounds that affect leukaemia cells There is still scepticism in the UK, however | UPDATED: 16:20 GMT, 25 September 2012 Miraculous recovery: Ex-England batsman John Edrich claims he recovered from cancer thanks to extracts of mistletoe A former international cricketer who was diagnosed with a rare and incurable form of leukaemia claims scientists saved his life using mistletoe.

Panel rules MMR jab made girl deaf – but not enough for payout

Panel rules MMR jab made girl deaf – but not enough for payout | UPDATED: 22:09 GMT, 18 August 2012 Loss of hearing: Katie Stephen was left deaf by an MMR jab A woman has won her fight to prove she was left deaf by the MMR jab – only the second time it has been linked to disability.

Premature twins born at just 27 weeks prepare for first day of school

A day we didn't dare hope for: Premature twins born at just 27 weeks prepare for first day of school Premature babies survived 20 blood transfusions between them, 19 weeks spent on oxygen and a meningitis scare PUBLISHED: 16:14 GMT, 16 August 2012 | UPDATED: 16:14 GMT, 16 August 2012 When twins Adam and Gemma Walker were born at just 27 weeks, they were so tiny their mother could hold them cupped in each hand.

Isla Wilson: Baby girl born 3 months early weighing just 1lb 12oz wins battle for survival

'She's a feisty one': Baby girl born three months early weighing just 1lb 12oz wins battle for survival Isla had stopped growing in the womb at 25 weeks and measured just 11 inches long | UPDATED: 13:01 GMT, 26 March 2012 A baby girl proved she was a born fighter when she let out three yelps and lifted her arm – even though she was delivered three months premature.