Exercise "interventions" make no difference to overweight children

Exercise 'interventions' make no difference to overweight children Extra-curricular exercise sessions found to make little impact on children's daily activityExperts suggest diet and healthy eating are key to tackling childhood obesity | UPDATED: 14:39 GMT, 28 September 2012 Making overweight children to do more physical activity won't help them to shed the pounds, according to a British study.

Nursery where boy, three, fell 15ft down an "unsafe" staircase leaving him fighting for life is fined 20,000 after lying to parents that he…

Staff at nursery school where boy, 3, fell 15ft down an 'unsafe' staircase lied to parents by claiming he was pushedEshan Ahmed fractured his skull after falling 15ft onto concrete from fire escape outside nursery buildingNursery owner Irshad Ahmed allowed steep staircase to be used despite knowing it was unsafe for children, court was told Owner then lied to three-year-old's parents in an 'utterly cynical' cover-upLittle Hippos Nursery in Birmingham ordered to pay out more than 20,000 | UPDATED: 16:18 GMT, 24 September 2012 Lied: Irshad Ahmed told the little boy's parents he had been pushed from a fire escape at the Birmingham nursery The owner of a nursery where a child was left critically ill after falling 15-foot onto concrete from a fire escape lied to his family and said the three-year-old had been pushed.

Parkinson"s drugs can turn you into a sex addict: Nearly a fifth of patients develop strange obsessions – from gambling to painting

How Parkinson's drugs can turn you into an addict: Nearly a fifth of patients develop strange obsessions – from gambling to painting By Clare Goldwin PUBLISHED: 22:45 GMT, 30 July 2012 | UPDATED: 14:12 GMT, 31 July 2012 When Nikki Baudains was diagnosed with Parkinson’s, one of the few positive things that seemed to come out of it was a new burst of creativity.

Nursery nurse, 24, sues NHS for right to fertility treatment after being told shes too young for IVF

Nursery nurse, 24, sues NHS for right to fertility treatment after being told she’s too young for IVF Andrea Heywood must wait until she's 30 to qualify for a free round of treatmentHer lawyer says Portsmouth City PCT's decision is 'unreasonable, unlawful and unfair'Postcode lottery means trusts can pick their own IVF criteria and don't have to follow national guidelines | UPDATED: 09:04 GMT, 4 June 2012 A 24-year-old nursery nurse who cannot conceive naturally is suing her local NHS trust which says she is too young to have IVF.

Miracle twins born 15 weeks premature survive being born with combined weight of just three and a half pounds

Miracle twins born red raw 15 WEEKS premature go home fit and healthy after being treated in six different hospitalsTwin boys George and Harrison both now nearly weigh 8lbs They have finally gone home five months after their births | UPDATED: 11:09 GMT, 22 May 2012 Twin boys who were born with a combined weight of less than three-and-a-half pounds have defied the odds to survive thanks to modern medicine.

Is this Britain"s youngest midwife? Schoolgirl, 7, delivers baby sister in family"s bathroom after mother goes into labour

Is this Britain's youngest midwife Schoolgirl, 7, delivers baby sister in family's bathroom after mother goes into labour | UPDATED: 15:06 GMT, 13 May 2012 When seven-year-old Chloe Dennis' mother went into labour, she didn't call the midwife…

Boy, 3, with rare heart condition "dies" five times in a year

Boy, 3, with rare heart condition 'dies' five times in a year Aaron will be fitted with a permanent defibrillator under his skin later this year that will trigger if his heart begins to fail again | UPDATED: 17:21 GMT, 21 March 2012 A mother has revealed how she has had to bring her son back from the brink of death five times in a year due to his rare heart condition.

Blundering photographer erases little girl"s birthmark from her nursery school portrait

How dare they airbrush out our little girl”s birthmark Parents” fury after photographer erases mark for nursery school portrait Parents viewed original images and chose their favourites to cherish Prints arrived with image of their two-year-old daughter airbrushedAngry mother Nikki blasts “Her birthmark is part of who she is”Photographic studio blame “human error” for incident When Nikki Allan saw the picture of her daughter taken at her nursery, she was delighted with the photographer’s work. The samples showed two-year-old Omnee posing happily and naturally, and Mrs Allan was quick to order 10 prints for the family home.