Woman, 21, may never speak again after losing her voice in February because of severe laryngitis Alice has had to give up her job as a lifeguard as she cannot communicate with swimmersShe cannot receive disability benefits until she has had no voice for a year | UPDATED: 10:32 GMT, 3 September 2012 Alice Mitchell, 21, shows the sign language symbol for the voice.
I should have been a Spice Girl but now rare condition has left me barely able to speak (although mother-of-two can still SING!)
Baby girl whose birthmark was strangling her to death makes miracle recovery thanks to pioneering drug Millie can finally smile after becoming the first person in the UK to trial a miracle drug A little girl whose birthmark was literally strangling her to death can finally smile after becoming the first person in the UK to trial a miracle drug. Millie Field, three, was born with a small, blue mark on her face which doctors told her parents Michelle and Stuart was a bruise from a particularly speedy labour. However, within a matter of days the mark had developed into an angry and ulcerated red growth which not only left Millie disfigured but was also forming a stranglehold on her windpipe, jaw and larynx