How your grandmother's smoking habit could give YOU asthma The risk holds even if your mother didn't take up the habit, say expertsNicotine can leave a 'mark' on our DNA, making future generations more susceptible to respiratory conditions such as asthma By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 16:33 GMT, 5 March 2013 | UPDATED: 17:19 GMT, 5 March 2013 People whose grandmothers smoked during pregnancy are more likely yo suffer from asthma – regardless of whether their mother smoked or not Having a grandmother who smoked can increase your risk of suffering from asthma – even if your mother didn't take up the habit.
Have a happy marriage It may be wreaking havoc with your waistline Study found the happier you are in your marriage the more likely you are to pile on the poundsScientists think those unhappy in marriage may keep weight down as they want to attract a new partner PUBLISHED: 13:27 GMT, 30 January 2013 | UPDATED: 13:27 GMT, 30 January 2013 All wedded couples hope for marital bliss but it does come at a heavy price, researchers say.
VERY URGENT, PLEASE HELP! Texts reveal the desperate staff shortages at privately-run out-of-hours GP services putting patients' lives in danger Doctors claim that Harmoni, the largest private provider of urgent care services in England, is so short-staffed that it is regularly unsafeInvestigation uncovered desperate texts, begging staff to come to work Company also alleged to have manipulated its performance data, masking delays in seeing patients and other missed targetsAnd fears that a seven-week old baby may have died due to desperate staff shortages and protocols not being followed | UPDATED: 13:31 GMT, 18 December 2012 Patients' lives are repeatedly being put at risk by out-of-hours care provided by a private company, senior doctors have claimed Patients' lives are repeatedly being put at risk by out-of-hours care provided by a private company, senior doctors have claimed.
EXCLUSIVE: She's back! Made in Chelsea star Caggie Dunlop models her new clothing line – and says the reality show 'wasn't good for her mind or soul' | UPDATED: 23:18 GMT, 23 November 2012 She is the original Chelsea girl whose soft southern accent and glamorous Rolls-Royce entrance on hit E4 show Made in Chelsea back in 2011 quickly won her an army of fans nationwide.
Cannabis smokers 'more likely to develop testicular cancer although risk can be reduced by using COCAINE'Researchers find link between recreational cannabis use and an increased risk of developing subtypes of testicular cancer that tend to carry a worse prognosis | UPDATED: 06:54 GMT, 10 September 2012 Men who smoke cannabis are at greater risk of testicular cancer, a new study suggests, but men who use cocaine may be at a lower risk from the disease.
The real-life unicorns: Magical shots of wild white horses racing through French marshes at Camargue. These magical photos capture the rugged beauty of wild horses galloping through the marshes of southern France.
“This shouldn”t happen anymore”: White man beaten to a pulp in public square for dating African-American woman in GeorgiaBoyfriend left barely conscious after brutal brawlGang of three black assailants still on the loose “This shouldn”t happen in this day in age.
Man posts himself to girlfriend as a prank – but almost dies when couriers lose delivery address for THREE HOURS Sealed box was too thick for him to bore an air-hole in itCourier service did not know there was a person insideThey said that even animals have to be transported in special containers
Fat children up to six times more likely to develop gallstones, researchers warnOverweight girls most at risk, according to a U.S.
Green Heron captured using bread as FISHING BAIT in astonishing show of deferred gratification. Move over Kanzi; there”s a new tool-wielding creature catching more than just attention.