How having an operation can send you delirious: Terrifying post-surgery hallucinations strike up to half of the over-65s

How having an operation can send you delirious: Terrifying post-surgery hallucinations strike up to half of the over-65s | UPDATED: 23:46 GMT, 10 September 2012 When Gordon Sturmey came around after surgery, he was convinced people were trying to kill him.

Popular diabetes drug "could also treat depression"

Popular diabetes drug 'could make anti-depressants more effective' PUBLISHED: 15:09 GMT, 2 May 2012 | UPDATED: 15:09 GMT, 2 May 2012 Anti-depressant citalopram was found to be more effective when used in conjunction with a popular diabetes pill A popular diabetes drug used by almost a quarter of a million Britons could also treat depression, say scientists.

People who take prescription drugs twice as likely to fall over – regardless of their age

People who take prescription drugs twice as likely to fall over – regardless of their agePhenomenon exacerbated by medicines used to treat high blood pressure and cholesterol Taking a tumble: A study suggests those who take prescription drugs are twice as likely to suffer a fall regardless of age A new piece of research suggests that those who take prescription drugs are twice as likely to suffer a fall regardless of age. The bizarre phenomenon was found to be exacerbated by medicines used to treat high blood pressure and cholesterol