Why the Monday blues means you should make your doctor"s appointment for the end of the week

Why the Monday blues means you should make doctors appointments for the end of the week Appointments made for the beginning of the week were missed more often than those at the endPatients may feel less able to cope with the prospect of being given bad news at the start of the working weekShifting appointments to Thursday and Friday could save NHS 60m a year, claim experts | UPDATED: 11:24 GMT, 17 December 2012 When booking a GP appointment, your best bet is to avoid the start of the week.

Mollycoddling your children could give them depression, say experts studying the rise in mental health problems

Mollycoddling your children could give them depression, say experts studying the rise in mental health problems | UPDATED: 23:28 GMT, 25 June 2012 We seem born with our personal level of self-esteem pre-set for life Over the past 30 years, our culture has become more obsessed with pursuing an elusive human state called happiness.

Two-year-old "Robotot" fitted with titanium ribs to stop her own body from crushing her to death

'She is unstoppable': Two-year-old 'Robotot' fitted with titanium ribs to stop her own body from crushing her to death We live each day like it could be our last, says motherJessie faces regular operations in the future to expand her chest as she grows A toddler born with a rare form of dwarfism has been fitted with titanium ribs to stop her body from suffocating her.

Amputee, aged 3, gets foot and ankle reattached back to front to act as knee joint

Amputee, aged 3, gets foot and ankle reattached back to front to act as knee joint Hamish Hey diagnosed with rare form of cancer Lower leg amputated to remove tumourFoot and ankle reattached back to front to form knee joint A youngster has had his foot and ankle reattached to his thigh back to front, so he can wear a prosthetic leg.