Charlie Falcus, 12, given 5% chance of survival after horrific road accident makes amazing recovery

'It said miracle boy on his file': Charlie, 12, given 5% chance of survival after horrific road accident makes amazing recovery<br> Charlie was struck by a car after stepping into road around the front of a bus<br>He suffered two skull fractures, a blood clot on the brain, fractured eye sockets, a broken collar bone and a laceration to his lung 'It&#8217;s a mum&#8217;s worst nightmare getting that call,' mother says<br> <p> | <strong>UPDATED:</strong> 12:48 GMT, 23 November 2012 </p> <p>A schoolboy given just a five per cent chance of survival after he was hit by a car and flung against a bus, has made a miracle recovery.<br></p><p>Charlie Falcus, 12, was left with two skull fractures, a blood clot on the brain, fractured eye sockets, a broken collar bone and a laceration to his lung, following the road accident.</p><p>He was rushed to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle where his parents Sarah and Mark, 45, were told to brace themselves for the worst.

David Sutton: Doctor was saved by his colleagues as he was run over while treating victims of three car pile up

'It was an insight I never wanted to have into my job': The moment doctor was saved by his colleagues as he was run over while treating victims of three car pile up | UPDATED: 06:53 GMT, 3 September 2012 A doctor who was rushed to the scene of a three car pile up was rescued by members of his own team after a car ploughed into him at the side of the road.

Musgrove Park Hospital: Toddler who had broken her leg sent home with cast on WRONG limb

Blundering hospital sent injured child home with a plaster cast on the wrong limb Toddler walked around on broken leg for five days after mistakeWas in agony after trampoline accident | UPDATED: 08:48 GMT, 16 August 2012 Blundering doctors sent a toddler with a fractured leg home after putting a cast on the wrong limb.

Jeremiah Haughee: Naked man “leaps from roof, dents truck and urinates on floor before biting chunk out of another man’s stomach”

Naked man, 22, “leaps from roof, dents truck and urinates on floor before biting chunk out of another man”s stomach”. A naked man allegedly flew into a violent rampage, biting a chunk out of another man”s stomach after leaping from his roof onto a truck and urinating inside his home.

How broken heart syndrome PROTECTS the grief-stricken from dying

How broken heart syndrome PROTECTS the grief-stricken from dying Around two per cent of people thought to have had a heart attack are diagnosed with the syndromeIt gives the heart a 'balloon-like' appearance but symptoms go after two weeks PUBLISHED: 13:10 GMT, 27 June 2012 | UPDATED: 13:13 GMT, 27 June 2012 People who suffer from intense grief after the death of a loved one are often said to be at risk of dying from a broken heart after developing symptoms of cardiac arrest.

Paralysed patients may get revolutionary treatment after rats with severed spinal cords taught to sprint again after just TWO WEEKS

New hope for the paralysed: Breakthrough sees rats with broken backs able to run in just two weeks | UPDATED: 11:18 GMT, 1 June 2012 Paralysed patients have been given fresh hope after scientists enabled rats with severed spines to run again.

Boat Race 2012: Trenton Oldfield is Thames swimmer who caused event to stop

Chaos at the Boat Race: Event stopped because of SWIMMER in the Thames… then Oxford”s broken blade gives Cambridge victoryTrenton Oldfield, 35, self-proclaimed anti-elitist protester, claims responsibility for dramatic interruption.