New mums "are five times more at risk of OCD because they fear harming their child"

New mums 'are five times more at risk of OCD because they fear harming their child'More than one in 10 of those who have recently given birth have symptomsThey include fears of injuring baby, germs, and obsessing over mistakesAffects around three per cent of adults – sufferers include David Beckham By Nick Mcdermott PUBLISHED: 01:25 GMT, 5 March 2013 | UPDATED: 07:52 GMT, 5 March 2013 New mothers are up to five times more likely to have the condition than other women (posed by model) Worries about the responsibilities of motherhood are making women more prone to obsessive compulsive disorder.

The teenager sure to be in Santa"s good books after giving CPR to save her little brother"s life

The teenager sure to be in Santa's good books after giving CPR to save her little brother's life Courtney, 13, realised her three-year-old brother had experienced a seizure and had stopped breathingHer mother Kim said Courtney calmly performed CPR while she had panickedCourtney managed to revive Lucas after 20 minutes of chest compression and mouth-to-mouth | UPDATED: 17:19 GMT, 24 December 2012 Meeting Father Christmas is a wonderful experience for any child, but it was extra special for teenager Courtney and her little brother Lucas.

Cancer at two hours old: Midwife who spotted rare condition helped to save our baby"s life

Cancer at two hours old: Midwife who spotted rare condition helped to save our baby's life Nurse spotted Evan Wilson's swollen stomach as he was handed to his mother at Princess Royal Hospital in GlasgowTwo hours later doctors diagnose hepatoblastoma, rare form of liver cancerHe underwent emergency surgery and embarked on a gruelling six-month course of chemotherapy, enduring his first session at just 12 days old | UPDATED: 22:58 GMT, 30 May 2012 Amid the clamour and commotion of the delivery room, it could so easily have gone unnoticed.

How stress can shut down the command centre in the brain

Blanking out: How stress can shut down the command centre in the brain | UPDATED: 14:32 GMT, 10 April 2012 We've all had those terrible moments, whether just before making a wedding speech or delivering a presentation at work, when our minds have gone completely blank.