'I want my children to know how much I loved them': Dying mother writes heartbreaking blog about cancer treatment so her young family can remember her Katie Scarbrough, 32, was diagnosed with bowel cancer in June 2012She underwent chemotherapy but in September was told it hadn't workedShe has been writing a blog for her children since starting her treatmentShe hopes it will allow Sam, 8, and Sophie, 4, to understand what happened ” class=”blkBorder” /> Katie, pictured here with Stuart and children Sam, 8, and Sophie, 4, was diagnosed with aggressive bowel cancer in June 2012 Mrs Scarbrough, who was the British junior champion figure skater when she was 18, has blogged the experience in an effort to create memories for her eight-year-old son Sam, and daughter Sophie, four.
Children as young as 10 are at risk of skin cancer from using sunbeds due to tanning salons not being regulated Survey revealed two thirds of salon operators in U.S state would allow kids as young as 10 to use sunbedsSunbed use increases the risk of most deadly form of skin cancer by up to 75%Children are at greater risk of doing long-term damage as they have thinner, more delicate skin By Claire Bates PUBLISHED: 17:29 GMT, 25 February 2013 | UPDATED: 19:03 GMT, 25 February 2013 Children as young as 10 are at risk of skin cancer by using sunbeds, a worrying report has found.
More than 40% of children under 12 have watched pornography – and experts say it's turning teenagers into SEX ADDICTS The majority of sex addicts begin experiencing problems before the age of 16, says addiction expert 40% of those questioned had watched porn under the age of 12 Broken homes, single-sex schools and poor sex education also to blame | UPDATED: 19:41 GMT, 11 December 2012 Scroll down for video Easy access to online pornography and poor sex education are largely to blame for teenagers suffering from sex addiction, a leading expert has said.
Advert that claims MMR jab could cause autism is banned The World Health Organisation and the Department of Health have found no evidence of a causal link between MMR and autism | UPDATED: 11:34 GMT, 8 August 2012 A website has been ordered to remove a claim that the MMR jab could cause autism in children by the Advertising Standards Agency.
Mother's risk of an early death soars by 133% following loss of a child | UPDATED: 17:18 GMT, 28 June 2012 Losing a child sends a mother's risk of an early death soaring, according to researchers.
Girls aged 13 'should be given the contraceptive Pill from pharmacies without a prescription' claims NHS report | UPDATED: 12:18 GMT, 25 April 2012 Doctors said there were risks in prescribing contraceptives for the first time to young women without taking a full history Girls as young as 13 should be able to get the Pill from their local pharmacy without seeing a family doctors, researchers have recommended.
Organs row hospital ‘is no longer a national leader’ finds damning report after probe is prompted by two whistleblower doctors Concerns around clinical care at Liverpool”s Alder Hey hospital prompts government intervention Health chiefs emphasise that surgery is still classified as safe Europe”s largest children”s hospital has been slammed for a fall in standards after two whistleblowers prompted a formal investigation. Liverpool”s Alder Hey hospital is famed for providing “world-class” care but a new report states it can no longer be considered a national leader. The findings will be a blow to the institution which has spent years trying to regain public trust after it was embroiled in a major scandal in 1999, which publicised that hundreds of organs had been stockpiled without parental consent.