Stanwell Surgery Penarth: GP surgery strikes off cystic fibrosis patient after he posts offensive tweet about staff

'This surgery is run by a bunch of t****': GP surgery strikes off patient after he posts offensive tweet about staff Mathew Cochrane, 26, has been stuck off the patient list at Stanwell SurgeryExpressed anger on Twitter when told next appointment was in three weeksThe cystic fibrosis sufferer has now been told to find a new surgery By Emma Innes PUBLISHED: 18:27 GMT, 13 March 2013 | UPDATED: 18:53 GMT, 13 March 2013 A cystic fibrosis sufferer has been struck off the books of his local surgery after posting an ‘offensive tweet’ about the staff.

Forget brain training gadgets – just writing a letter or reading a newspaper is enough to keep your mind active into old age

Forget brain training gadgets – just writing a letter or reading a newspaper is enough to keep your mind active into old age The simple activities all helped stave off memory lossThose who also played chess, watched a play, or regularly visited the library had 'younger brains' PUBLISHED: 18:10 GMT, 26 November 2012 | UPDATED: 18:24 GMT, 26 November 2012 Researchers say that mental activities including writing letters all contribute to the health of the brain They have seen a surge in popularity of late, marketed as an entertaining workout for the grey matter, and credited with helping to reverse memory loss.

World first as blind man reads braille with his EYES, using revolutionary implant

World first as blind man reads braille with his EYES, using revolutionary implant<br> Implant placed in the back of the eye enabled patient to read braille with his eyes rather than by touch Implant contains electrodes, which when stimulated, represent braille letters<br>New technique allowed man to 'see' and understand words in seconds rather than minutesCould be combined with video glasses and text-recognition software to read street signs or other documents not available in braille<br> <p> | <strong>UPDATED:</strong> 16:25 GMT, 23 November 2012 </p> <p>A blind man has been able to read braille with his eyes rather than by touch using a revolutionary device, say scientists.</p><p>In a world first, researchers streamed the letter patterns to an implant at the back of the patient's eye.

“To the people who kept us awake by singing – I hate you”: Angry neighbour reviews “terrible” karaoke that stopped him sleeping

“To the people who kept us awake by singing – I hate you”: Angry neighbour reviews “terrible” karaoke that stopped him sleepingOli Beale created a giant complaint letter and pinned it to the board in the communal area of his London block of flatsIt included the names of songs sung, what time it was followed by a mark out of ten and a short critique”Your terrace faces 115 windows.

Richard Eggers, 68, fired from Wells Fargo bank for “stealing” TEN CENTS when he was a TEENAGER

A 68-year-old bank employee fired for “stealing” TEN CENTS from a laundromat when he was a TEENAGER Richard Eggers, 68, tried to use a cardboard dime to get a free load of laundry back in 1963 when he was 19-years-oldA sheriff caught him and charged the teen with fraudHe, like many others, has now been fired from his job at Wells Fargo from the indiscretion that took place nearly a half century ago