NHS pays out 2million after surgeon botches operations – and there are still 94 OUTSTANDING claims

NHS pays out 2million after surgeon botches operations – and there are still 94 OUTSTANDING claims 2million of compensation has been paid out to Manjit Bhamra's patients at Rotherham HospitalThere are another 94 outstanding claims against himDespite this, he is STILL working as a surgeon By Emma Innes PUBLISHED: 19:04 GMT, 28 February 2013 | UPDATED: 07:48 GMT, 1 March 2013 Surgeon Manjit Bhamra is still practising, despite the NHS forking out close to 2million for botched operations The NHS has paid out more than 2m in compensation to victims of a surgeon who is still allowed to work.

Why having fat thighs now can lead to a doddery old age

Why having fat thighs can lead to a doddery old age People with fat around their thigh muscles had lower walking speeds later in lifeLower walking speed is a good predictor of disability risk in old age By Claire Bates PUBLISHED: 17:06 GMT, 26 February 2013 | UPDATED: 17:06 GMT, 26 February 2013 People with wobbly thighs should take note – carrying extra fat around your upper leg makes it far harder to walk in old age.

Olympics: So THAT"S why the athletes are covered in sticky tape!

So THAT'S why Olympic stars are covered in sticky tape! | UPDATED: 01:20 GMT, 4 September 2012 What is that brightly coloured tape some of the Olympic and Paralympic athletes have been sporting on their bodies It might look like something an electrician would use, but it is, in fact, kinesiology tape — the latest must-have accessory designed to relieve injury.

man has chest rebuilt with concrete after massive melon-sized tumour removed

Man has chest rebuilt with concrete panel after surgeons remove massive melon-sized tumour and six ribs Surgeons had to reconstruct patient's diaphragm as well as his chest wall using acrylic cement By Claire Bates PUBLISHED: 12:48 GMT, 17 May 2012 | UPDATED: 12:49 GMT, 17 May 2012 Marek Barden A church worker who had a melon sized tumour removed from his ribs has had his chest rebuilt using concrete.

Actor Nigel Havers under the microscope

Actor Nigel Havers under the microscope: Why I don't fear getting old | UPDATED: 07:19 GMT, 24 April 2012 Nigel Havers relies on his wife giving him daily supplements and says 'they seem to be doing the trick' Actor Nigel Havers, 60, takes our health quiz…ANY INJURIES I broke my wrist during the filming of Chariots Of Fire in 1981.

Can yoga classes kill you? The startling question posed by a leading science writer

Can yoga classes kill you The startling question posed by a leading science writer But does New York Times writer William Broad's evidence stack up Downward dog for back pain, sun salutations for an energy boost – yoga has become the workout for a healthy mind and body, and is the exercise of choice for endless celebrities including Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston.