Father whose hand was sliced in half by industrial machinery has it sewn back together…AND regains feeling in his fingers

Father whose hand was sliced in half by industrial machinery has it sewn back together…AND regains feeling in his fingers Atushkumar Patel, 37, lost four fingers and part of his right hand when the machine he was cleaning turned itself on automatically Was rushed to Broomfield Hospital in Essex, where surgeons spent ten hours painstakingly wiring his bones, tendons and nerves back togetherNow, just five weeks after his horrific accident, he has managed to regain the movement and feeling in his fingers | UPDATED: 18:39 GMT, 13 December 2012 A father-of-two whose hand was sliced in half by a machine has made a miraculous recovery, thanks to painstaking surgery.

Coeliac disease: The vaccine that means coeliacs can eat wheat

The vaccine that means coeliacs can eat wheat | UPDATED: 00:04 GMT, 9 October 2012 An experimental vaccine could be a major breakthrough for treating gluten intolerance A vaccine that stops the body reacting to one of the main ingredients in bread could allow thousands of coeliac sufferers to eat a normal diet.

Who"s for fish fingers with honey and sprouts six times a day? Chef Shirley"s story reveals it"s not just doctors and nurses who help…

Who's for fish fingers with honey and sprouts six times a day Chef Shirley's story reveals it's not just doctors and nurses who help save lives on child cancer wards | UPDATED: 22:52 GMT, 17 September 2012 Unsung heroine: Shirley has become incredibly close to many of the children she cooks for Last week, the Mail launched its sixth Inspirational Women of the Year Awards, in association with Sanctuary Spa and the charity Wellbeing of Women.

Welsh Mountain Zoo: Chimpanzee “asks” visitors to free him from enclosure in heartbreaking film

WATCH IT! Chimpanzee “asks” zoo visitors to free him from enclosure in heartbreaking film that shows him pointing at a window bolt and making a sign language “open” gesture. Intelligent and inquisitive, chimpanzees have always been able to communicate with man.

The beast of East River: Was washed-up pig really a dead rat (or maybe a dog)?

Mystery of the beast of the East River: Was washed-up pig really a dead rat – or even a dog. Dubbed the “Manhattan monster”, a horrifying mystery creature with a mutilated face, snarling snout and five toes on each foot has washed up under the Brooklyn Bridge, perplexing New Yorkers.