The viruses that can paralyse your face overnight | UPDATED: 00:21 GMT, 27 November 2012 Fiona Hawthorne understands only too well the role of the face as a window to the soul.
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 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, 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
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 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.
Dry eyes Steam them with a pair of electric goggles There’s only one thing worse than being in pain yourself — and that’s seeing a loved one suffering. Two years ago my husband Harry developed ‘dry eye’, which might sound trivial but can be very painful and debilitating
Improve your health… get a garden shed: How solitude may help lower blood pressure They are often damp, cold and home to a rich variety of creepy crawlies. But for a growing number of men the once-humble shed is fast becoming a home-from-home.