Cancer patient sues hospital after surgeons removed wrong testicle

Cancer patient sues hospital after surgeons removed wrong testicleWiltshire man, 48, sues Salisbury District HospitalSurgery for cancerous testicle saw the other removed By Luke Salkeld PUBLISHED: 01:51 GMT, 20 February 2013 | UPDATED: 01:51 GMT, 20 February 2013 A patient suffering from cancer who had a healthy testicle removed by mistake is suing the hospital where he had the operation.

Children with controlling "helicopter parents" are more likely to be depressed

Children with controlling 'helicopter parents' are more likely to be depressed The overbearing parenting style – where parents hover children – affects their ability to get on with others Children who feel they have no autonomy also more likely to be depressed, say the U.S.

Pensioner dies after THREE HOUR wait for ambulance following slip on black ice

Pensioner dies after THREE-HOUR wait for ambulance following slip on black iceLocals tried to stem pensioner”s blood with kitchen towels while waiting for ambulanceWiltshire County Council have told Great Western Ambulance Service to hold an inquiry An 88-year-old pensioner died after she was left lying on a freezing cold pavement for three hours while waiting for an ambulance, it has been alleged. It is thought Doreen Wignall fell on black ice causing a head injury as she crossed a bridge in Ludgershall, Wiltshire. An investigation is underway into why it took Great Western Ambulance Service allegedly three hours to send an ambulance to a critically-ill pensioner Repeated calls were made for an ambulance without success while members of the public gave her first aid – including stemming the blood with kitchen towels.