Pensioner with head wound forced to direct ambulance crew to local hospital after they get lost Ian Taylor waited 90 minutes for an ambulance after a head wound began bleeding profuselyIt then took 62 minutes to reach Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge, which was just three miles from Mr Taylor's homeThe ambulance Trust involved apologised and said two sat nav systems had failed | UPDATED: 12:18 GMT, 3 December 2012 Mr Taylor had to give his ambulance driver directions to a hospital three miles from his home in Cambridgeshire A pensioner who had to wait 90 minutes for an ambulance was amazed when he had to give paramedics directions to the local hospital.
Feline 999: The lucky black cat who can sense when her young owner's heart is about to stop and raises the alarmMaria Gillon, 13, is particularly vulnerable to attack while sleeping Her black cat Perla sense when she is in trouble and quickly raises the alarmThe family believe she is a 'life-saver' | UPDATED: 18:23 GMT, 28 November 2012 A schoolgirl who suffers from a potentially deadly heart condition believes her beloved pet cat is responsible for saving her life.
Happy feet After the 1 penny dress another online fashion firm cashes in on the trend for loss-leading wardrobe buys with a pair of 1 penny party shoes Fashion brand Internacionale are offering a 1 pence pair of shoes with free delivery for 1 day only on Friday 23rd November Stocks of 500 are expected to sell fast and the store will NOT be re-stocking | UPDATED: 09:42 GMT, 23 November 2012 First came the 99p party dress from OMGfashion.co.uk then Bid TV tried to better it by offering the 1p party dress for fashionistas on a tight budget.
Lying to rival shoppers, hiding must-haves the day before, and using sign language to communicate across the store: The tricks of extreme Black Friday bargain hunters | UPDATED: 17:08 GMT, 23 November 2012 Black Friday’s extreme shoppers are coming up with such conniving ways to thwart the competition that some people decided to forgo their Thanksgiving feast altogether.
The five faddy diets you SHOULDN'T follow if you want to lose weight in the New Year<br>Dukan diet, said to be followed by Carole Middleton, named as this year’s worst offender – for the third year in a rowOther celebrity fad diets slammed include The 6 Weeks to OMG Diet, the Drunkorexia diet and one involving tube feeding through the nose <br> BDA has warned that diets followed by the rich and famous were becoming ‘more extreme’ and increasingly involved ‘medical intervention <p> </p><p> | <strong>UPDATED:</strong> 15:37 GMT, 23 November 2012 </p> <br> <img src="http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2012/11/22/article-2236918-13D66C88000005DC-771_306x423.jpg" width="306" height="423" alt="The Dukan Diet, said to be followed by Carole Middleton, has been voted the worst diet of the year again by nutrition experts" class="blkBorder" /> <p class="imageCaption">The Dukan Diet, said to be followed by Carole Middleton, has been voted the worst diet of the year again by nutrition experts </p><p>One recommends sitting in a cold bath after drinking black coffee, while another involves being fed through an intravenous drip.</p><p>They are among the top five celebrity fad diets that experts have warned should be avoided in the New Year.</p><p>The British Dietetic Association said that diets followed by the rich and famous were becoming ‘more extreme’ and increasingly involved ‘medical intervention’.</p><p>Dieticians warned there really is ‘no quick fix’ to a slim, trim body for 2013 and said that following celebrity fads could lead to health problems.</p><p>Among the most disturbing entries was the Ketogenic Enteral Nutrition Diet, said to be followed by top fashion models.</p><p>The KEN diet involves eating nothing at all.
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Beware of the MICE! “Tube staff” warn commuters to tuck trousers into socks after “attacks”The sign has been seen by thousands of commuters and people on Twitter
‘They all put fat in their lips and their bottoms and sit down on the sun bed to be black’: Police investigate racist rant against white people by passenger on London bus
Middle-aged black woman”s racist rant lasts two-and-a-half minutes”Free speech. I hate white people. I can”t stand none of you”, she said
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Schoolboy who amazed everyone with his brave attitude to terminal brain tumour dies – and leaves his jellybeans to his little sister 16-year-old managed to go to his school prom where he won award for 'Most Optimistic Person' David's mother praises Marie Curie nurses who provided nighttime relief in final weeks Brain tumours kill more children than meningitis or leukaemia | UPDATED: 16:06 GMT, 14 August 2012 A schoolboy who stunned his family with his bravery after he was diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour, has died this morning.
These alleged fixes for bodily ailments mostly involve things you already have lying around, or can buy from the drugstore for a few dollars.