Suffering from a bad pack or painful wisdom tooth? Blame evolution

Suffering from a bad back or painful wisdom tooth You should blame evolution Humans suffer from impacted wisdom teeth as increased brain size has left less room in the mouthOur modified ape feet are made up of 26 parts – 'the biological equivalent of paper clips and duct tape’Walking on two legs causes a host of back problems By Nicholas Mcdermott PUBLISHED: 17:25 GMT, 15 February 2013 | UPDATED: 17:25 GMT, 15 February 2013 Walking on two legs causes a host of back problems for our species Our climb to the top of the evolutionary tree to become the planet’s most intelligent species has not come without its drawbacks.

Plan to ban drug that would help thousands with incurable immune system disease put on hold

Plan to ban drug that would help thousands with incurable immune system disease put on holdThe NHS rationing body said Benlysta was too expensive at 9,000 a year despite there being no alternative treatments for lupus.But an appeal has ruled that a ban on the drug is put on hold | UPDATED: 16:16 GMT, 7 September 2012 A plan to ban a new drug that would help thousands of women with an incurable immune system disease has been put on hold.

The ultimate dog’s dinner: Hundreds of caged canines saved from the cooking pot by Chinese activists

The ultimate dog”s dinner: Hundreds of caged canines saved from the cooking pot by quick-thinking Chinese activists.Dogs destined to be slaughtered and served up in China”s restaurants were saved when the truck transporting them was intercepted by animal rights activists.

Doctors from the EU to face language tests following landmark ruling

Doctors from the EU to face language tests following landmark ruling Poor English: Daniel Ubani, who gave a lethal dose of morphine on his first shift Britain has won the right to test foreign doctors and nurses on their ability to speak English following a landmark ruling from Brussels.