A gentle giant who died on a jog: The 6ft3in schoolboy aged 14 who collapsed on a run yards from his home

A gentle giant who died jogging: Healthy 6ft 3in schoolboy, 14, collapsed yards from his home while training for charity run By Sadie Nicholas PUBLISHED: 21:00 GMT, 27 April 2013 | UPDATED: 22:08 GMT, 27 April 2013 DM.has('shareLink', 'shareLinks', { 'id': '2315720', 'title': 'A gentle giant who died jogging: Healthy 6ft 3in schoolboy, 14, collapsed yards from his home while training for charity run', 'url': 'http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2315720/A-gentle-giant-died-jog-The-6ft3in-schoolboy-aged-14-collapsed-run-yards-home.html', 'eTwitterStatus': 'A%20gentle%20giant%20who%20died%20on%20a%20jog:%20The%206ft3in%20schoolboy%20aged%2014%20who%20collapsed%20on%20a%20run%20yards%20from…%20http://bit.ly/11MoAnk%20via%[email protected]' }); Tragedy: Joe Humphries, 14, died of Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome (SADS) while out jogging Like millions of others, schoolboy Joe Humphries watched TV in horror when Bolton Wanderers midfielder Fabrice Muamba collapsed after suffering a cardiac arrest during a cup tie against Tottenham Hotspur last year.

Baby Jasper baffles doctors by being born with never-before-seen condition

The baby who's baffling doctors with a mystery condition they've never seen before Jasper Holt was born at Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary on April 8He has a cleft palate, conjoined kidneys, a small jaw and cysts in his brainDoctors think condition may be unique and dubbed it 'Jasper's syndrome'It is now believed he has a chromosomal abnormality By Emma Innes PUBLISHED: 12:11 GMT, 15 April 2013 | UPDATED: 12:17 GMT, 15 April 2013 Doctors have been left baffled after a baby was born with a condition they had never seen before.

Dawn Carter: Woman who underwent a pioneering six-organ transplant dies just 15 months after surgery

Woman who underwent a pioneering six-organ transplant dies just 15 months after surgeryDawn Carter had a new stomach, liver, kidney, colon, pancreas and intestine53-year-old was only the third person to have the procedureShe spent six months in hospital recovering and had to re-learn how to walk But her health deteriorated suddenly in January after a series of infections By Rachel Reilly PUBLISHED: 16:22 GMT, 10 April 2013 | UPDATED: 16:51 GMT, 10 April 2013 Dawn Carter died just over a year after complex transplant surgery A woman who was given a pioneering six-organ transplant has died 15 months after surgery.

Grandmother left "looking like an alien" after suffering allergic reaction to eye drops

Grandmother left 'looking like an alien' after suffering allergic reaction to eye drops Linda Hoff, 57, went to Specsavers branch in Blyth, NorthumberlandHer optician administered eye drops as part of a health checkBut hours later, her eyes began to sting, before going puffy and bright redAllergic reaction was so bad she was referred to hospitalSpecsavers says drops are 'routinely used' in eye examinations By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 11:40 GMT, 15 March 2013 | UPDATED: 11:49 GMT, 15 March 2013 Linda Hoff suffered a severe allergic reaction to eye drops administered at her local branch of Specsavers A grandmother who went to a routine opticians appointment was left 'looking like an alien' after suffering an allergic reaction to eye drops.

Judge derails plans to close children"s heart surgery unit, slamming the "secretive" approach of NHS bosses

Judge derails plans to close children's heart surgery unit, slamming the 'secretive' approach of NHS bosses Decision to close centre at Leeds General Infirmary ruled as 'legally flawed'Mrs Justice Davies agreed that decision-making process was unfair Details of how an expert panel marked individual hospitals were kept secretBut decision does not mean hospital is definitely safe, warn campaigners By Chris Brooke PUBLISHED: 15:42 GMT, 7 March 2013 | UPDATED: 15:47 GMT, 7 March 2013 Mrs Justice Davies said plans to close a children's heart surgery at Leeds General Infirmary were unfair and legally flawed A High Court judge has derailed controversial plans to close a children’s heart surgery unit because of the ‘secretive’ approach of NHS chiefs.

Charlie Falcus, 12, given 5% chance of survival after horrific road accident makes amazing recovery

'It said miracle boy on his file': Charlie, 12, given 5% chance of survival after horrific road accident makes amazing recovery<br> Charlie was struck by a car after stepping into road around the front of a bus<br>He suffered two skull fractures, a blood clot on the brain, fractured eye sockets, a broken collar bone and a laceration to his lung 'It&#8217;s a mum&#8217;s worst nightmare getting that call,' mother says<br> <p> | <strong>UPDATED:</strong> 12:48 GMT, 23 November 2012 </p> <p>A schoolboy given just a five per cent chance of survival after he was hit by a car and flung against a bus, has made a miracle recovery.<br></p><p>Charlie Falcus, 12, was left with two skull fractures, a blood clot on the brain, fractured eye sockets, a broken collar bone and a laceration to his lung, following the road accident.</p><p>He was rushed to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle where his parents Sarah and Mark, 45, were told to brace themselves for the worst.

Parents" anguish after daughter, 18, died from allergic reaction to migraine tablets

Girl, 18, who was taking 36 different medicines a day to control pain of migraines, dies of organ failure Felicity Kane suffered chronic pain and migraines from the age of 12Took 36 different types of medication to control her symptoms Given the drug Lamotirigine to control migraines but suffered an allergic reaction and died a week later from organ failureFamily 'devastated and 'dumbstruck' by her death | UPDATED: 17:11 GMT, 8 October 2012 An Olympic hopeful who suffered from a long-standing illness died after she suffered an allergic reaction to new ‘miracle’ cure.

Radioactive tablets saved my life: Girl beats aggressive thyroid cancer

'The amazing radioactive pills that cured my cancer': Girl, 17, makes a full recovery after discovering aggressive tumours in her neck Paris Tompkins found a lump the size of a ping-pong ball Diagnosed with papillary thyroid cancer Had to spend three weeks in isolation as the cancer-killing tablets made her sweat and urine radioactive | UPDATED: 17:45 GMT, 5 October 2012 A teenager has beaten an aggressive form of cancer after doctors gave her radioactive medication.

Thieves are walking out of NHS wards with vital equipment

The great hospital robbery: Defibrillators, baby heart monitors, even beds – thieves are walking out of NHS wards with vital equipment | UPDATED: 07:20 GMT, 25 September 2012 You may think that even the lowest, most callous criminal would draw the line at stealing life-saving medical equipment such as baby heart monitors and emergency resuscitation systems from NHS hospitals.

The great hospital robbery: Defibrillators, baby heart monitors, even beds – thieves are walking out of NHS wards with vital equipment

The great hospital robbery: Defibrillators, baby heart monitors, even beds – thieves are walking out of NHS wards with vital equipment | UPDATED: 01:32 GMT, 25 September 2012 You may think that even the lowest, most callous criminal would draw the line at stealing life-saving medical equipment such as baby heart monitors and emergency resuscitation systems from NHS hospitals.