Controversial Down"s syndrome testing gets go-ahead in Switzerland

Controversial pre-natal Down's syndrome testing gets go-ahead in Switzerland raising fears of a spike in abortions The test involves screening blood samples from the pregnant woman for the presence of foetal Down's syndrome | UPDATED: 14:25 GMT, 30 July 2012 A new prenatal test for Down's syndrome has been given the green light in Switzerland amid controversy over whether this will lead to more abortions.

Desperate girl, 12, has mysterious disease that means her stomach won"t stop swelling

Desperate girl, 12, has mystery disease that means her stomach won't stop swelling | UPDATED: 16:39 GMT, 28 March 2012 A 12-year-old girl with a rare disease has a stomach so swollen she looks like she is on the verge of giving birth.