New NHS 111 phone line under fire again after paramedics are sent to deal with an ingrown toenail and a CAT with diarrhoea

New NHS 111 phone line under fire again after paramedics are sent to deal with an ingrown toenail and a CAT with diarrhoea System is 'endangering lives' as responders can't get to real emergenciesAmbulance staff say their workload has almost doubled since 111 beganBlame inexperienced operators unable to filter calls from the publicHospitals have also seen huge influx of patients since the scheme began -13.

Autism "could be triggered by very low doses of anti-depressants and chemicals found in water supply"

Autism 'could be triggered by very low doses of anti-depressants or other chemicals found in water supply'Just traces of drugs appear to bring on disorderScientists test fish swimming in water contaminated with low levels of medicationDisorder appears to be combination of environmental and genetic factors | UPDATED: 10:28 GMT, 7 June 2012 Autism in genetically vulnerable people could be triggered by very low levels of chemicals found in the water supply, researchers have discovered.

Cocaine rots your brain: Using Class A drug double"s ageing process of grey matter

How cocaine rots your brain: Using Class A drug doubles the speed you lose your grey matter Drug use had biggest impact on the prefrontal and temporal cortex, which are associated with attention, decision making and self regulation | UPDATED: 12:06 GMT, 24 April 2012 People who are dependent on cocaine are putting their grey matter at risk, say scientists.