Cancer be damned! I"ll make this our best Christmas ever: The utterly inspiring story of a mother-of-six with breast cancer

Cancer be damned! I'll make this our best Christmas ever: The utterly inspiring story of a mother-of-six with breast cancer | UPDATED: 07:46 GMT, 20 December 2012 As the mother of six young children with just a few days to go until Christmas, I’m working my way through the very long list of jobs that send all of us into a spin at this time of year.

How the "golden ratio" made popular by Dan Brown could reveal the most fertile wombs

The Da Vinci Code of fertility: How the 'golden ratio' made popular by Dan Brown could reveal the most fertile wombs Study suggests women with mathematically perfect wombs are the most fertileBased on the 'golden ratio' of 1.618, which comes from the Fibonacci number sequence | UPDATED: 10:35 GMT, 15 August 2012 Fans of Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code will remember when the protagonist Professor Langton explains how mathematics and art collide via the 'Golden Ratio.' For those who haven't read the populist thriller, it is the number 1.618 which has been plucked from the famous Fibonacci sequence.

Arthritis stem cell jab "could ease pain for millions"

Arthritis stem cell jab 'could ease pain for millions' Stem cells taken from stomach fat and used to regenerate knee tissueCharity chief says therapy potentially 'transformational' | UPDATED: 10:31 GMT, 10 July 2012 An injection of stem cells taken from body fat could one day help patients recover from crippling osteoarthritis.

The vitamin pills that actually work! How some supplements can work wonders for specific ailments

The vitamin pills that actually work! How some supplements can work wonders for certain ailments | UPDATED: 08:54 GMT, 27 May 2012 Positive results:Taking vitamin supplements can sometimes yield real health benefits When my grandmother suffered a fall and broke her pelvis, her GP advised her to take supplements to help speed healing.