Couple with boy, 6, and girl, 4, have BOTH been diagnosed with a terminal illness

‘Who will look after our children’ Mother and father contemplate leaving their son and daughter orphans after BOTH are diagnosed with a terminal illnessPaul and Clare Coulston have been making guardianship arrangementsShe was diagnosed with oesophageal cancer and he with Motor Neurone DiseaseMrs Coulston has been a 30 per cent chance of survival and her husband has been told he has between three and five years to live

New IVF method gives 40% more chance of success: Lab mimics conditions in the womb

New IVF method gives 40% more chance of success: Lab mimics conditions in the womb Delicate work: Fertility experts have increased the odds of a woman getting pregnant through IVF by as much as 40 per cent Doctors have dramatically increased the success of IVF by creating laboratories which mimic conditions found inside the womb.

Fiona Phillips loses her father to Alzheimer"s

'They robbed him of his life': Fiona Phillips on how her father suffering from Alzheimer's was 'crushed' by drugs 'He was like something out of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest'Miss Phillips says drugs left her father 'totally out of it' TV presenter Fiona Phillips endured the heartache of watching both her parents succumb to Alzheimer's.

Cut-price test that "can dramatically boost IVF chances" will be available in 18 months

Cut-price test that “can dramatically boost IVF chances” will be available in 18 months The test could give hope to millions of women A cut-price test that could dramatically increase the chances of having a healthy baby through IVF could be available within 18 months. Oxford University researchers say their test could ‘revolutionise’ the treatment as it is half the price of existing tests and may be just as effective. It may be cheap enough for use by the Health Service