The agony of PRE-NATAL depression: It strikes one in eight pregnant women, but many of us don’t even know it exists By Rachel Ragg PUBLISHED: 22:09 GMT, 3 October 2012 | UPDATED: 23:16 GMT, 3 October 2012 When Emma Gallagher first felt her baby kick inside her, it should have been a joyful moment, but it left her angry, tearful and dreading the prospect of becoming a mother.
Parents of girl, two, with rare condition must live in silence because sudden noise could trigger fatal epileptic fit Girl can fit if she is startled by noise.
The seven-year-old boy trapped in a silent world…
“How has it come to this”: Britain”s fattest teen Georgia Davis describes horror at being rescued from home by firefighters and reveals she has lost 14st in hospital Georgia Davis, 19, has dropped from 56st on May 24 to 42st 6lb now
100,000 women undergo brutal genital mutilation illegally in Britain (and some of the victims are as young as TEN)Police have failed to bring forward a single convictionOnly two doctors have ever been struck off by the General Medical Council. Victims often suffer in silence and sometimes battle to stand or walkOne doctor offered to perform the procedure on a 10-year-old girl for £750
Orfield Laboratories” “anechoic chamber” in the U.S is 99.99% sound absorbentVolunteers see hallucinations after a short while. They say silence is golden – but there’s a room in the U.S that’s so quiet it becomes unbearable after a short time.
Losing the fight against the flab It's your mum's fault! Research shows we are programmed to be fat while in the womb | UPDATED: 07:43 GMT, 15 March 2012 Overweight: Research shows we can be programmed to be fat while still in the womb If you can’t shift those extra pounds, no matter how hard you try, blame your mother.
'Mute' autistic man trapped in a world of silence stuns experts with his amazing singing voice Kyle has only ever said a handful of words His personality and emotion shine through in his singing, says mother A man with autism that has rendered him almost mute is about to release an album after he was found to have perfect pitch and an amazing singing voice.
'I washed my hands until they bled, considered suicide and thought if I touched a doorhandle my family would die': Nurse tells of battle with OCD Under control: Debbie Thomson did not realise she had OCD until she was 16, and the condition spiralled out of control after her daughter was born A mother whose obsessive compulsive disorder got so bad she considered committing suicide has now managed to get the condition under control, and helps others to do the same.