Fabrice Muamba saved my life: Young footballer is saved from deadly heart complication found in under 35s

Fabrice Muamba saved my life: Burnley footballer who went for screening after Bolton star's collapse discovers he too has deadly heart defectBurnley defender Jack Errington, 17, had life-threatening enlarged aorta He was prompted to undergo screening after Muamba's cardiac arrest Undiscovered cardiac conditions kill 12 people under 35 every week | UPDATED: 20:20 GMT, 12 December 2012 Fabrice Muamba's life-threatening cardiac arrest in the middle of an FA cup quarter-final match has helped save the life of another player.

Prostate cancer: Should YOU have the new test? Flaws in the usual test lead to needless ops that can wreck sex lives

Should YOU have the new test for prostate cancer Flaws in the usual test lead to needless ops that can wreck sex lives | UPDATED: 01:00 GMT, 16 October 2012 Prostate cancer claims the lives of more than 10,000 men in the UK every year yet, unlike breast cancer, there is no national screening programme for the disease.

Prostate Artery Embolisation: The tiny plastic beads that could revolutionise prostate surgery

The tiny plastic beads that could revolutionise prostate surgery – and end post-op impotence | UPDATED: 21:00 GMT, 11 August 2012 Men facing prostate surgery could avoid post-operative impotence with a simple new treatment that uses microscopic plastic beads.

This could be my last Christmas with my children thanks to three-year drinking binge

One drink from death: Mother could be facing last Christmas with her children thanks to a three-year booze binge A mother-of-three won”t be enjoying a tipple during the festivities this year – because just one alcoholic drink could kill her. Joanne Patterson, 41, turned to the bottle after splitting up from her partner. She quickly got into a routine of drinking from morning till night and would polish off up to three bottles of wine and numerous cans of lager every day.