Musgrove Park Hospital: Toddler who had broken her leg sent home with cast on WRONG limb

Blundering hospital sent injured child home with a plaster cast on the wrong limb Toddler walked around on broken leg for five days after mistakeWas in agony after trampoline accident | UPDATED: 08:48 GMT, 16 August 2012 Blundering doctors sent a toddler with a fractured leg home after putting a cast on the wrong limb.

Washout summer could lead to rickets epidemic in children not exposed to regular sunlight needed to produce vitamin D

Washout summer could lead to rickets epidemic in children not exposed to regular sunlight needed to produce vitamin D Regular sunlight is needed for production of vitamin D, which keeps growing bones healthy and strongEthnic minorities are more susceptible to rickets, because darker skin doesn't absorb vitamin D as efficiently in cooler climatesBut warning of an epidemic applies to all races | UPDATED: 16:56 GMT, 3 July 2012 Britain’s washout summer could cause a rickets epidemic in children, doctors have warned.

International composer left wheelchair bound after NHS hospital misdiagnose fractured spine as urine infection

British composer left wheelchair bound after NHS hospital misdiagnoses fractured spine as urine infection Composer said he was devastated that he can't run around with his grandchildren | UPDATED: 08:59 GMT, 10 May 2012 A critically-acclaimed British composer has been left wheelchair bound after a hospital misdiagnosed his fractured spine.