Pulsating plaster stuck to the back of the knee to beat killer blood clots | UPDATED: 01:23 GMT, 18 December 2012 A high-tech plaster that’s stuck to the back of the knee could lower the risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or blood clots in the leg following surgery.
Don't be caught short: From botox jabs to a plaster on your back, the treatments that can fix a leaky bladder | UPDATED: 23:31 GMT, 15 October 2012 Though few discuss the subject even with their closest friends, around half of all women suffer from a dysfunctional bladder at some point.
Blundering hospital sent injured child home with a plaster cast on the wrong limb Toddler walked around on broken leg for five days after mistakeWas in agony after trampoline accident | UPDATED: 08:48 GMT, 16 August 2012 Blundering doctors sent a toddler with a fractured leg home after putting a cast on the wrong limb.
The boy who is eating his own bedroom: Zach, 5, can't tell the difference between food and inedible objects because of rare condition Youngster suffers from extreme form of a disorder called Pica Eats blinds and plaster from walls as has a constant need to chewZach is also autistic and cannot speakMother Rachel plans to build 'safe room' without objects he can eat | UPDATED: 14:22 GMT, 25 May 2012 Five-year-old Zach Tahir suffers from a rare medical condition which means he's slowly eating his way through his bedroom.
Plaster that checks you're still breathing could help reduce hospital re-admissions | UPDATED: 00:34 GMT, 15 May 2012 The digital 'plaster' allows patients to be monitored continuously A digital ‘plaster’ that records patients’ vital signs could help to prevent serious complications and reduce hospital re-admissions.