Doctor who held his own "wake" after being diagnosed with terminal cancer beats disease after getting disused drug

Doctor who held his own 'wake' after being diagnosed with terminal cancer beats disease after taking disused drug Drug formed a hard tissue around the liver tumours which made them easier to remove | UPDATED: 15:37 GMT, 23 July 2012 A doctor who held his own 'wake' after being diagnosed with terminal cancer has revealed he beat the disease after taking a disused drug.

Umbilical cord blood test could reveal how susceptible your baby will be to colds

Umbilical cord blood test could reveal how susceptible your baby will be to colds | UPDATED: 15:41 GMT, 18 May 2012 Babies were more likely to suffer from viruses if they produced low levels of a specific immune boosting protein Doctors have created a test that detects how strong a baby's immune system is at birth – and how likely they are to fall prey to colds in their first year.