Wife bleeds to death after midwife persuades her to have homebirth, inquest hears

Wife bleeds to death after 'brainwashed' by midwife into having home birth, inquest hears Inquest hears midwife 'tugged' placenta out with great forceMidwife reassured husband the rest would come out 'naturally'Mother later rushed to hospital where doctors found 30 per cent of placenta remained in her body | UPDATED: 15:43 GMT, 5 September 2012 A woman who was so anxious about giving birth she hired a private midwife bled to death after her placenta was 'ripped out', an inquest heard.

Molly Watt: Deafblind girl refuses to go to school over guide dog ban

Deafblind girl refuses to go to school after teachers BAN guide dog from dining hall because another pupil has allergy Another pupil who uses the canteen is severely allergic to dogs A deaf and blind teenager is refusing to go to school after teachers banned her guide dog from the dining hall. Molly Watt, 17, says she was left to eat lunch alone in a separate room because another pupil who uses the canteen is allergic to the dog

The one-stitch eye op that saved my sight

Vision restored: The one-stitch eye op that saved my sight It is a condition that causes the front of the eye to mist up. And for those who suffer a failed cornea – the clear front part of the eye – if left untreated, the condition will lead to blindness. The most common cause is Fuchs’ dystrophy, a degenerative condition that affects older people.