Children as young as 10 are at risk of skin cancer from using sunbeds

Children as young as 10 are at risk of skin cancer from using sunbeds due to tanning salons not being regulated Survey revealed two thirds of salon operators in U.S state would allow kids as young as 10 to use sunbedsSunbed use increases the risk of most deadly form of skin cancer by up to 75%Children are at greater risk of doing long-term damage as they have thinner, more delicate skin By Claire Bates PUBLISHED: 17:29 GMT, 25 February 2013 | UPDATED: 19:03 GMT, 25 February 2013 Children as young as 10 are at risk of skin cancer by using sunbeds, a worrying report has found.

Terminally ill patients who fear being placed on "routine" death pathway issued with opt-out cards by charity

Terminally ill patients who fear being placed on 'routine' death pathway issued with opt-out cards by charity Anti-euthanasia charity distributes cards to patients telling doctors not to place them on controversial 'care pathway' | UPDATED: 09:17 GMT, 24 July 2012 Terminally ill patients have been issued with special cards telling doctors not to place them on a 'care pathway' that would hasten the end of their lives.

Girls aged 13 "should be given the contraceptive Pill from pharmacies without a prescription"

Girls aged 13 'should be given the contraceptive Pill from pharmacies without a prescription' claims NHS report | UPDATED: 12:18 GMT, 25 April 2012 Doctors said there were risks in prescribing contraceptives for the first time to young women without taking a full history Girls as young as 13 should be able to get the Pill from their local pharmacy without seeing a family doctors, researchers have recommended.

Abortion doctors are breaking the law and "face jail over faked forms" says Government

Abortion doctors are breaking the law and 'face jail over faked forms' says Government By Sophie Borland PUBLISHED: 01:09 GMT, 24 March 2012 | UPDATED: 01:09 GMT, 24 March 2012 Doctors found to be illegally carrying out abortions by faking consent forms could be jailed, the Government said yesterday.

Promiscuous Britain: One in 4 young women admit they had sex below the age of 16 – more than twice as many as their mothers

Promiscuous Britain: One in 4 young women admit they had underage sex – more than twice as many as mothers” generation Young women today are far more likely to have had sex before they turned 16 than their mothers or grandmothers, according to new NHS figures.