"Out of nowhere I was deaf": How thousands are losing their hearing without warning

'Out of nowhere I was deaf': How thousands are losing their hearing without warning | UPDATED: 23:16 GMT, 23 July 2012 As Chris Cooper switched on the car ignition to begin his half-hour journey home, a loud, unexplained humming began in his ears.

Stressed expectant mothers "60% more likely" to have babies with health problems

Stressed expectant mothers '60% more likely' to have babies with health problems Stress during pregnancy leaves a baby more at risk of breathing difficulties and being placed on a ventilator for the first half hour of its life | UPDATED: 10:15 GMT, 3 July 2012 Expectant mothers who suffer from stress are 60 per cent more likely to have babies with health problems, according to a study.

Brushing your teeth after meals can actually damage them

Brushing your teeth too soon after meals can seriously damage them, warn dentists Brushing within 20 minutes can corrode teethDrives corrosive acids 'deep into teeth, dentists warnWaiting an hour can protect teeth | UPDATED: 16:15 GMT, 4 June 2012 Many people brush more than the recommended number of times per day – especially after a rich meal Many people brush more than the recommended number of times per day – especially after a rich meal.