Statins 'cut risk of bowel cancer': Danger 'halved' by cholesterol-busting pills | UPDATED: 22:43 GMT, 11 May 2012 Pills taken by up to seven million Britons to combat high cholesterol could more than halve the risk of bowel cancer, according to researchers.
Toddler beating meningitis that took his feet and fingers with smiles and giggles | UPDATED: 12:21 GMT, 28 March 2012 A seven-month-old boy is still smiling and giggling, despite losing his feet and fingers of one hand to a devastating bout of meningitis.
An oxygen chamber ended this woman's agony – so why is the NHS hellbent on axing them | UPDATED: 11:21 GMT, 19 March 2012 Novelist Jae De Wylde is no longer eligible for treatment For Jae De Wylde, unrelenting pain was an unwelcome part of life.
British woman becomes world's first to receive donor kidney treated with new warming technique Pioneering: Deborah Bakewell has become one of the first people in the world to receive a kidney transplant using a new warming technique A woman has spoken of her joy after becoming the world's first patient to receive a donor kidney treated with a new warming technique.
Teenage girl who contracted brain disease pictured shooting basketball hoops…
Once dismissed as pretentious but now brain scans prove Eastern philosophies can be effective in treating mental illness Meditation is sitting around trying to think about nothing and letting out the occasional ‘ommmm’.
'I am not mad, Morgellons IS real': Thousands claim to suffer from the agonising skin condition but doctors say it is psychological Victoria Vigors who says Morgellons disease has driven her to the brink of suicide It sounds like something from a horror film: an illness that causes an itchy, crawling sensation all over the body, tiny coloured fibres that ooze out of the skin, and painful sores.
A sausage a day could lead to cancer: Pancreatic cancer warning over processed meat Eating one sausage a day or two rashers of bacon raises the risk of pancreatic cancer by a fifth, according to research.
My son had a throat infection… a week later he developed OCD A mother has revealed how her 11-year-old son developed a severe case of obsessive compulsive disorder just a week after he had strep-throat