The vibrating belt that banishes back pain

The vibrating belt that banishes back pain and tells you to sit up straightLumbago or lower back pain affects 80% of peopleNew Lumbia works to stop sufferers slouching Hoped it will be available across Europe by in 2014 By Rachel Reilly PUBLISHED: 14:52 GMT, 24 April 2013 | UPDATED: 19:01 GMT, 24 April 2013 A vibrating belt could help eliminate lumbago or lower back pain The Lumbia belt aims to remedy lumbago and, in particular, to prevent the need for surgery.

Woman, 42, bled to death after routine back op in hospital where staff had warned bosses about "grave risks to patients"

Woman, 42, bled to death after routine back op in hospital where staff had warned bosses about 'grave risks to patients' Andrea Green died hours after the operation at Barnsley District Hospital Post-mortem report listed cause of death as internal bleeding It later emerged she may not have needed the surgery after allStaff had already warned about 'extreme pressure and stress' in department By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 11:17 GMT, 22 February 2013 | UPDATED: 23:22 GMT, 22 February 2013 Andrea Green bled to death after a routine back operation she may not actually have needed A fit and healthy woman bled to death after having routine surgery for a back pain.

LipiFlow system: Goggles that soothe dry eyes in 12 minutes

The goggles that soothe dry eyes in 12 minutes By Carol Davis PUBLISHED: 01:44 GMT, 22 January 2013 | UPDATED: 01:44 GMT, 22 January 2013 A new 12-minute treatment in the doctor’s office could help relieve the problem of chronically dry eyes.

Cryoablation: The icy blast using freezing gas that kills off kidney cancer without the need for surgery

The icy blast using freezing gas that kills off kidney cancer without the need for surgery Cryoablation freezes and destroys the cancer using argon gas passed to the tumour tissue through fine needles in the patient's skinNo surgery is needed and patients can leave hospital the next day Suitable for patients with tumours less than 2in in diameter or for those where surgery is considered too risky | UPDATED: 10:26 GMT, 23 December 2012 A remarkable procedure that uses freezing gas to destroy kidney cancers is offering hope to the 8,000 Britons diagnosed with the disease each year.

Kate Middleton"s hyperemesis gravidarum: "I"ve been there and it felt like being poisoned," says mother

'I've been there, Kate, and it felt like being poisoned': One mother tells of her extreme morning sickness Sonia Purnell was 34 when she suffered hyperemesis gravidarum – the same condition as the Duchess of CambridgeHere she tells how the joy of being pregnant was overshadowed by an onslaught of violent nausea | UPDATED: 08:53 GMT, 4 December 2012 News of the Duchess of Cambridge’s admission to hospital yesterday, suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum – extreme morning sickness – instantly made me relive the agonies of my first pregnancy 15 years ago.

Bikram yoga: Not just for cranks and yummy mummies: Why doctors believe everything from bad backs to depression can be cured by HOT YOGA

Not just for cranks and yummy mummies: Why doctors believe everything from bad backs to depression can be cured by HOT YOGABikram Yoga has been credited with treating common modern ailments such as arthritis and depression Lady Gaga and and David Beckham both practice yoga in 40.5 degrees | UPDATED: 22:06 GMT, 1 December 2012 Joseph Encinia has an incredible body.

Dr Ellie Cannon"s guide on how to beat the back-to-school bugs

How to beat the back to school bugs: A guide on tackling the term-time ailments | UPDATED: 21:55 GMT, 8 September 2012 /09/08/article-2200274-14E86E6F000005DC-844_308x275.jpg” width=”308″ height=”275″ alt=”Lice are parasitic insects between 1mm and 3mm long that live on the head and feed on human blood” class=”blkBorder” /> WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS An itchy head – this may start three months after the initial infection of head lice.

Spouses of heart attack victims more prone to anxiety and depression because shock is similar to post traumatic stress disorder

Spouses of heart attack victims more prone to anxiety and depression because shock is similar to post traumatic stress disorder | UPDATED: 23:27 GMT, 21 August 2012 Spouses of heart attack victims are at high risk of anxiety, depression and suicide because the shock is similar to post traumatic stress disorder, according to research.

Not very Progressive… Insurance company defends driver’s killer in court

“My dead sister paid for Progressive to defend driver who killed her”: Brother”s outrage at insurance company”s efforts to avoid paying claim. A brother has called out at an insurance company after it paid for lawyers to defend the negligent driver who killed his sister to avoid paying out on her policy in full.