British physiotherapists become first in the world to be allowed to prescribe medicines for their patients

British physiotherapists become first in the world to be allowed to prescribe medicines for their patients By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 00:58 GMT, 24 July 2012 | UPDATED: 00:58 GMT, 24 July 2012 British physiotherapists and podiatrists are to become the first in the world to be allowed to prescribe medicines to their patients.

A wasted decade: How one HRT scare has "caused thousands of women 10 years of needless suffering"

A wasted decade: How one HRT scare has 'caused thousands of women 10 years of needless suffering' | UPDATED: 07:21 GMT, 22 May 2012 'Wasted decade': A panel of experts believe the 2002 HRT scare has denied thousands of women the relief that hormone replacement could offer Thousands of women have had a ‘wasted decade’ of suffering since the HRT scare, according to an international panel of experts.

Streptococcus tigurinus: Lethal bug lurking inside mouth could kill if it enters bloodstream

Lethal bug lurking inside the mouth could kill if it enters bloodstream, say scientists A bacteria living in the mouth could cause serious disease or even kill if it enters the bloodstream, a new study warns.