Jane Woodhead: Personal trainer hired for six-year-old girl

Boxing gloves, push-ups and jogging: Would you hire a personal trainer for your six-year-old | UPDATED: 21:00 GMT, 15 September 2012 On a crisp Saturday morning in September, Jasmine Malem is being put through her paces at a park near her home in Cheshire.

Brother and sister must wear hat and gloves outside as sunlight causes skin to swell

Brother and sister must wear hat and gloves in summer as sunlight causes skin to swell Children go out in summer with UV protective umbrellas | UPDATED: 16:48 GMT, 30 July 2012 Sarah, 7, and Mathew, 5, must both take extreme care in summer A brother and sister can't venture out into the summer sun without wearing a heavy coat, gloves and hat, due to an incurable skin condition.

Church warden found dead in bath by vicar after overdose of Viagra-style pills

Church warden found dead in bath by vicar after killing himself with overdose of Viagra pills Condoms, lubricant, disposable latex gloves, canes and towels found at Dr Martin Rowe's houseInquest heard he took hundreds of times the normal dose of the prescription drug | UPDATED: 19:16 GMT, 31 May 2012 A church warden found dead in a bath by the vicar of the church where he volunteered had killed himself by taking a 'massive' sex drug overdose, an inquest heard.

Blood donors turned away due to new safety ruling that bans nurses from tapping skin to raise vein

Blood donors turned away due to new safety ruling that bans nurses from tapping skin to raise veinSarah Midwinter, a donor of 30 years, was turned awaySkin cannot be touched once it has been cleaned in case infection is spread in non-clinical environments Incident sparks concern over shortage of donors Sarah Midwinter was told that skin tapping is now banned in non-clinical environments A woman, who has given blood for 30 years, was stunned when she was turned away from a donor session because of a new safety ruling.

Two-thirds of medical students "don"t know when to wash their hands"

Two-thirds of US medical students 'don't know when to wash their hands' Hand washing is the best way of preventing the spread of diseases. However, two-thirds of U.S medical students are confused as to when they should perform the action, researchers say. It suggests that while universities focus on complex training the basic hygiene lessons are being neglected.

PIP breast implant butcher Jean-Claude Mas denies manslaughter charges

The terrifying story of how a former French butcher earned millions from selling faulty breast implants made from mattress fillingCompany has allegedly been manufacturing faulty implants since 2001Thousands of women around the world suffered ruptured breast implantsJean-Claude Mas, founder of PIP, denies charges of manslaughter Scandal: Alexandra Blachere, who heads an association of women with faulty breast implants Strong gusts of wind sweeping in from the nearby Mediterranean blow discarded order forms and medical documents across the litter-strewn site of an abandoned factory. It was here, until it was forced to close, that 120 staff manufactured silicone breast implants. The workers wore blue gowns, surgical gloves and masks to give their work an air of scientific respectability and professionalism

French breast implant butcher who earned millions selling implants made from mattress filling

The terrifying story of how a former French butcher earned millions from selling faulty breast implants made from mattress fillingCompany has allegedly been manufacturing faulty implants since 2001Thousands of women around the world suffered ruptured breast implantsJean-Claude Mas, founder of PIP, denies charges of manslaughter Scandal: Alexandra Blachere, who heads an association of women with faulty breast implants Strong gusts of wind sweeping in from the nearby Mediterranean blow discarded order forms and medical documents across the litter-strewn site of an abandoned factory. It was here, until it was forced to close, that 120 staff manufactured silicone breast implants