Health News: A pacemaker to stop premature births, a method to tackle chest pain and how milk and cabbage may prevent cancer

Health News: A pacemaker to stop premature births, a method to tackle chest pain and how milk and cabbage may prevent cancer | UPDATED: 19:27 GMT, 17 September 2012 Scientists have developed a birth ‘pacemaker’ to help prevent premature arrivals.

Father-in-law delivers his grandson with the help of a pair of SHOE LACES when mother gives birth after only four contractions

Definitely not awkward! Father-in-law delivers his grandson with the help of a pair of SHOE LACES when mother gives birth after only four contractions Stephen Wilson, 61, used laces from trainers to tie off the umbilical cordVikki Taylor Wilson gave birth to baby Isaac in the hallway of the family home | UPDATED: 19:06 GMT, 9 July 2012 Giving birth is usually something a woman normally prefers to do in front of her partner or mother.

Baby born with six separate heart defects whose parents were told he would not survive stuns doctors with recovery

Baby born with six separate heart defects whose parents were told he would not survive stuns doctors with recovery Riley had back-to-front valves, a large hole in the heart, and various conditions that made his arteries thickParent told to consider abortion at 21-week scan but refused Baby's heart stopped every time mother had contraction during labourBoy underwent heart operation when he was eight-hours old | UPDATED: 11:45 GMT, 26 June 2012 A toddler who is thought to be the only child in the world born with SIX separate heart defects has stunned doctors by making an incredible recovery – after they warned his parents he would not survive.

How Tai Chi in later life is good for the heart: Elderly who perform exercises lower blood pressure

How Tai Chi in later life is good for the heart: Elderly who perform exercises lower blood pressure | UPDATED: 01:02 GMT, 5 April 2012 Practising the ancient martial art of tai chi can boost elderly people's hearts, a study has found.

Mother sues for 300,000 after her baby was discovered alive 13 minutes after being born "dead"

Mother sues for 300,000 after her baby suffered brain damage when doctors thought the girl was born dead but was in fact alive Doctors stopped resuscitation after 13 minutesBaby Megan started gasping half an hour later A mother is demanding 300,000 damages after her baby suffered brain damage at birth – and she was told her daughter was dead when she was still alive.

Giving birth: Father delivers baby into his jumper in hospital car park

Nice catch! First-time father delivers son into his jumper in hospital car park Policeman says: 'We thought they were having a domestic – then we realised she was having a baby' A father delivered his baby son into his jumper in a wet car park – 10 minutes after midwives told his heavily pregnant girlfriend she wasn't ready to give birth. Today Martin Dunsford, 37, praised the four policeman who happened to be within shouting distance and dashed to help his partner Toni Pankhurst, 33. Phoenix arrived safely, weighing 5lbs 15oz, on the ground of a wet car park at Queen Elizabeth Hospital car park in Woolwich, south London.