Why wont they help our daughter to walk? Girl, 3, with cerebral palsy refused treatment available at local hospital

Why won’t they help our daughter to walk Girl, 3, with cerebral palsy refused treatment available at local hospitalEvie Tucker cannot walk unaided because of condition Local NHS refuses life-changing treatment and family face 23,000 bill A three-year-old girl has been refused life-changing treatment on the NHS, leaving her family outraged. Evie Tucker is unable to walk unaided as she was diagnosed at birth with cerebral palsy, a neurological condition which causes problems with movement and coordination.

One-embryo rule "reduces chances of IVF success" as two give women better prospects of getting pregnant

One-embryo rule 'reduces chances of IVF success' as two give women better prospects of getting pregnant Childless women have a better chance of success with IVF if they ignore official guidelines and use two embryos rather than one, researchers say. The study challenges the view of IVF watchdog the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority, which says no more than one embryo should be implanted because of the risk of multiple births. Such births, it says, are more likely to be premature and lead to disability.