Barefoot running causes spate of injuries as enthusiasts "too quick" ditching the trainers

Barefoot running causes spate of injuries as enthusiasts are 'too quick' to ditch the trainers | UPDATED: 11:12 GMT, 22 May 2012 The recent craze for barefoot running has led to a spike in leg and foot injuries among enthusiastic amateurs, U.S doctors have warned.

Life-saving malaria vaccine could enter clinical trials within 2 years

Vaccine that could eradicate most deadly form of malaria by blocking parasite close to clinical trials Oxford scientists need to raise 1million, but hope to get the vaccine to trial within two years The experimental drug appears capable of neutralising most – or even all – strains of the parasite responsible for nine out of 10 malaria deaths A British vaccine with the potential to eradicate the most deadly form of malaria could enter clinical trials within two years.