Conjoined twins: X-ray shows the complicated procedure facing doctors who separated Allison and Amelia Tucker

Shocking x-ray shows the complicated procedure facing doctors who successfully separated conjoined twin girls as they made their debut just days before ChristmasAllison and Amelia Tucker born joined at the lower chest and abdomenGirls are expected to live 'full, healthy and independent lives'Mother Shellie: 'These girls are going to do big things in life!' | UPDATED: 07:56 GMT, 21 December 2012 The incredible X-ray of conjoined twin girls Allison June and Amelia Lee Tucker shows how complicated a surgery the team of doctors had in front of them when they went into the seven-hour surgery.

Prostate cancer: Should YOU have the new test? Flaws in the usual test lead to needless ops that can wreck sex lives

Should YOU have the new test for prostate cancer Flaws in the usual test lead to needless ops that can wreck sex lives | UPDATED: 01:00 GMT, 16 October 2012 Prostate cancer claims the lives of more than 10,000 men in the UK every year yet, unlike breast cancer, there is no national screening programme for the disease.

Breast cancer screening saves over twice as many as it harms

'Benefits outweigh the risks': Breast cancer screening saves over twice as many as it harms, scientists calculate Screening saves thousands of lives – but also results in many women wrongly being told they have tumoursAll women aged 50 to 70 are offered breast X-rays, or mammograms, for free on the NHS every three yearsStudy concludes benefits of X-rays far outweigh risks | UPDATED: 08:34 GMT, 13 September 2012 The benefits of breast cancer screening programmes far outweigh the risks, according to research.

One in four Britons risk their health by taking out-of-date medicines as 73m expired products are kept in cabinets

One in four Britons risk their health by taking out-of-date medicines as 73m expired products are kept in cabinets | UPDATED: 08:55 GMT, 26 July 2012 Adults across Britain are putting their lives at risk by taking medication which is out of date, experts said today.

Men who hit the gym to shed middle aged spread get a boost in the bedroom

Men who hit the gym to shed middle-aged spread get a boost in the bedroom | UPDATED: 12:19 GMT, 26 June 2012 Men who take up exercise to shed their middle aged spread could find they gain a few inches just where they want it instead, according to a medical study.

Hoarding couple with 65 cats kicked out of house as council workers find FIFTEEN dead pets under 30 TONS of rubbish

Hoarding couple with 65 cats kicked out of house as council workers find FIFTEEN dead pets under 30 TONS of rubbishChristopher and Elizabeth Blore have been ordered out of their home while the council remove 30 tons of waste