The teenager sure to be in Santa's good books after giving CPR to save her little brother's life Courtney, 13, realised her three-year-old brother had experienced a seizure and had stopped breathingHer mother Kim said Courtney calmly performed CPR while she had panickedCourtney managed to revive Lucas after 20 minutes of chest compression and mouth-to-mouth | UPDATED: 17:19 GMT, 24 December 2012 Meeting Father Christmas is a wonderful experience for any child, but it was extra special for teenager Courtney and her little brother Lucas.
Toddler, 3, saves mother's life by calling his gran despite never using a phone beforeLittle Aaron Green managed to call for help when his mother had a diabetic seizureDespite never having used a mobile before, doctors say his quick thinking saved his mother Cally's life She says: 'I want everyone to know what a Superman he is' | UPDATED: 16:25 GMT, 5 December 2012 Little hero: Aaron Green, 3, managed to save his mums life by calling for help using her mobile phone, despite having never used one before A three-year-old boy saved his mother’s life by calling for help using her mobile phone – despite having never used one before.
Teenager with brain tumour baffles doctors with world-first infection Blake, 16, has battled a brain tumour, meningitis and a fungal infection that spread to his brainWe're so glad to have him home, say his parents | UPDATED: 15:12 GMT, 31 August 2012 A teenager has baffled doctors with an infection never recorded before in medical history.
The boy who can't sweat: Parents have to keep their son, 3, cool at all times otherwise he could die from overheating Fred James suffers from a rare genetic condition which means he can't sweatHis parents have to ensure their son keeps cool by using fans, water sprays and ice packs | UPDATED: 11:31 GMT, 30 July 2012 Rare: Little Fred James suffers from a genetic condition which means he can't sweat, making hot summer days dangerous for him When the weather is nice and hot, children like nothing more than running around outside with their friends.
Girl, 9, who has to live on fast food as she needs a high-fat diet just to stay alive Amy consumes huge portions of pizza, double cream and olive oilHer rare condition means her brain is starved on energy on a normal diet | UPDATED: 16:11 GMT, 21 June 2012 A schoolgirl has to eat olive oil with everything – otherwise she could suffer from life-threatening seizures.
Epilepsy sufferers fear being laughed at or filmed if they have seizures in public as survey reveals one woman was MUGGED as she lay prone | UPDATED: 23:05 GMT, 5 June 2012 Victim: Brannan was mugged while on the ground with a severe epilepsy seizure People with epilepsy are reluctant to leave the house fearing they will be laughed at, mugged or even filmed while having a seizure, a study has found.
How clean living has conquered my epilepsy: An Olympic hero's remarkable recipe for beating seizures – without drugs | UPDATED: 23:21 GMT, 28 May 2012 Olympic gold medal hopeful Dai Greene has had to overcome more than just track hurdles in his career.
Brave boy, 2, successfully battles brain tumour – but doctors don't know if he'll ever walk on his own | UPDATED: 15:11 GMT, 15 May 2012 A brave two-year-old boy is winning his battle against a brain tumour – but doctors say there will always be a chance that the cancer will return.
“Swamp People” star Mitchell Guist died Monday morning after suffering an apparent seizure. Louisiana’s Assumption Parish officials confirmed to WBRZ.com that the alligator-hunter died along the Belle River at roughly 9:00 AM. Those with Guist reportedly attempted to perform CPR on The History Channel star who fell on his boat before suffering what appeared to […]
Devastated husband reveals how his wife is battling brain tumour – months after daughter died from same killer cancer | UPDATED: 13:10 GMT, 8 May 2012 A devastated husband has revealed how his wife is battling a brain tumour – just months after their daughter died from the same killer cancer.