Stepfather “handcuffs 9-year-old girl to radiator and cuts her with a machete because she’s not his biological child”

Stepfather “handcuffs 9-year-old girl to radiator and cuts her with a machete because she”s not his biological child”.A Connecticut man regularly abused his nine-year-old stepdaughter – cutting her with a machete and handcuffing her to a radiator – because she was not his biological child, police said.

Surgery on blind orangutan Gober allows her to see her baby twins for the first time (along with their father)

Surgery on blind orangutan allows her to see her baby twins for the first time (along with their father). A formerly blind Sumatran orangutan has been given a remarkable gift of being able to see her baby twins for the very first time after undergoing cataract surgery in the first such operation in Indonesia.

Heavily pregnant teenager, 19, forced to walk five miles home from hospital as contractions start… then gives birth on her bathroom floor

Heavily pregnant teenager, 19, sent home from hospital had to walk FIVE MILES home while having contractions… and promptly gave birth on her bathroom floorKatie Baker waited eight hours for a bed but was discharged a day laterShe could not pay for taxi and had no one to collect her

Tired toddlers "at risk of lifelong mental health problems"

Toddlers who miss out on afternoon naps 'at risk of lifelong mental health problems' Nap time: Toddlers need to sleep during the day to help them cope with the stresses of daily life Toddlers who miss out on afternoon naps are more stressed, unhappy and at greater risk of lifelong mental health problems, new research claims. Findings reveal that young kids who miss just one daytime nap become more anxious and less interested in the world around them. They were also less excited by happy events and found the slightest stressful event hard to cope with.

Good news… you don"t have to put up with that bad back anymore

Good news… you don”t have to put up with that bad back Ouch: As many as eight in ten Britons suffer a bad back at some time Britain is a nation with a bad back. Recent research revealed that 80 per cent of Britons have one or more bouts in their lifetimes, and the condition is the single most common reason we see a doctor.