Pictured: Syria’s steroid-mad “;Ghost” killers who keep Assad in power by swooping down on villages to massacre women and children

Revealed: Syria”s steroid-mad “Ghost” killers who keep Assad in power by slaughtering women and childrenThey wield AK-47s and machetes to carry out the government”s dirty workMassacre of 108 in Houla blamed on deadly death squadSyrian troops today attacking rebel strongholds with helicopter gunships

Girls aged 13 "should be given the contraceptive Pill from pharmacies without a prescription"

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.

Tibetan protester who set himself on fire and sustained 98% burns dies in hospital from his injuries

Tibetan protester who set himself on fire and sustained 98% burns dies in hospital from his injuries Protester ran 50m before collapsing in flames outside Indian ParliamentOver 30 have performed self-immolation this year in protest at China”s rule over Tibet | UPDATED: 10:49 GMT, 28 March 2012 A Tibetan protester who set himself on fire in India during a demo against a visit by the Chinese president has died from his injuries in hospital.

DR ELLIE CANNON: Nearly 2,000 people in Britain are diagnosed with thyroid cancer but the outlook can be good when diagnosed early

Nearly 2,000 people in Britain are diagnosed with thyroid cancer but the outlook can be good when diagnosed early Just months after her landslide election victory last October, Argentinian president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner – dubbed the next Eva Peron – is having treatment for thyroid cancer. The 58-year-old had surgery last week and the good news for her and the 1,800 Britons diagnosed with the condition each year is that the outlook is generally good when the cancer is caught early. President Fernandez of Argentina was undergoing treatment for thyroid cancer but it was announced on Saturday she did not actually have the disease What and where is the thyroid It’s a gland in the front of the neck which produces hormones that control metabolism.