Schools should exclude children who have not had MMR jab, says leading scientist

Schools should exclude children who have not had MMR jab, says leading scientistDr Craig Venter, a leading biologist, said unvaccinated children are a 'hazard to society'Department of Health said that such measures were unnecessary and risked alienating parents By Rachel Reilly PUBLISHED: 08:44 GMT, 25 April 2013 | UPDATED: 09:58 GMT, 25 April 2013 Schools should have the right to refuse access to pupils who have not had the MMR jab, a leading scientist has said.

Parkinson"s disease could be spotted years earlier by studying a simple voice recording

Parkinson's disease could be spotted years earlier by studying a simple voice recording A team at MIT has developed a computer programme that is able to recognise the tremors, breathiness and weakness in the voiceThese symtpoms are thought to be early indicators of the degenerative conditionStudy leader Dr Max Little is building up a database of 10,000 voices to support his project | UPDATED: 15:05 GMT, 26 September 2012 Leaving a simple phone message could help spot the early signs of Parkinson’s years before serious symptoms develop, say scientists.

People struggling to pay loans are "three times more likely to have mental health problems"

The true cost of debt: People struggling to pay loans are 'three times more likely to have mental health problems'People with debt problems find stress and anxiety spills over into other areas of their livesMore severe mental health effects are found among people who are late with housing or rent paymentsIn parts of the country where bankruptcy and repossession are more common, the impact of debt on people’s mental health is less severe | UPDATED: 09:07 GMT, 13 September 2012 Hard-up people struggling to pay their debts are more than twice as likely to have mental health problems or suffer with severe anxiety, according to a study.

These REALLY take the cake! Hilariously Unfortunate and half-baked dessert designs

These REALLY take the cake! Hilariously unfortunate and half-baked dessert designs. They may be covered in icing, sprinkles, candy and good intentions, but there”s just something about these cakes that”s gone terribly wrong that no amount of chocolate can fix.

Hope for paralysed patients as stem cell jab restores feeling to patients with damaged spines

Hope for paralysed patients as stem cell jab restores feeling to patients with damaged spines By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 17:03 GMT, 4 September 2012 | UPDATED: 07:38 GMT, 5 September 2012 Patients with broken spines have reported having feeling restored to areas that had previously been paralysed, after receiving stem cell injections.

Stem cell jab

Hope for paralysed patients as stem cell jab restores feeling to patients with damaged spines By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 17:03 GMT, 4 September 2012 | UPDATED: 17:03 GMT, 4 September 2012 Patients with broken spines have reported having feeling restored to areas that had previously been paralysed, after receiving stem cell injections.

Yoga helps stroke patients regain their balance

Yoga helps stroke patients to regain their balance The ancient practice improved motor function and balance in stroke survivors | UPDATED: 07:30 GMT, 27 July 2012 Survivors who had yoga classes felt less afraid of falling (posed) Yoga may help stroke survivors improve their balance, according to a new study.

Baby"s birth captured in MRI movie for the first time

Baby's birth captured in MRI movie for the first time Mother gave birth in a specially-designed 'open' MRI scannerFootage shows 30 seconds of second stage of labour as mother tries to push baby down the birth canal | UPDATED: 12:50 GMT, 27 June 2012 Doctors at a Berlin hospital have released an MRI video that shows the first real-time footage of a baby being born – from the inside.