Contact lens wearers at mercy of a bug found in tap water and gnaws through the eyeballs causing blindness

Millions of contact lens users are at risk of eye-devouring amoeba that can turn them blind Acanthamoeba parasite found in tap water, dust and swimming poolsCauses painful infection that is 'potential problems for ever single contact lens wearer'Can eat its way through the cornea and even cause blindness | UPDATED: 16:23 GMT, 6 September 2012 Wearers must be dilligent about keeping their contact lenses clean, say scientists Contact lens wearers are at the mercy of a bug that is found in tap water and gnaws through the eyeballs causing blindness, scientists have warned.

Cameron doubles funding for dementia research

'You can't teach people compassion': PM hits back as Strictly's Arlene Phillips says nurses ignored dementia patients David Cameron says funding for research into dementia is to be doubled by 2015 One in three over-65s struck down by conditionBonus payments will be made to GPs who diagnose and refer patients | UPDATED: 23:24 GMT, 26 March 2012 David Cameron was yesterday forced to admit that NHS nurses lack compassion after being confronted by former Strictly Come Dancing judge Arlene Phillips.

Menopause: Hormone pill DHEA could ease hot flushes AND it give sex life a boost

A happier menopause: Hormone pill could ease hot flushes AND it gives your sex life a boost Problems: Relief from the menopause could come from a new hormone pill, it is claimed A hormone pill may help women through the menopause and give their sex lives a boost, claim researchers.

A happier menopause: Hormone pill could ease hot flushes AND it gives your sex life a boost

A happier menopause: Hormone pill could ease hot flushes AND it gives your sex life a boost Problems: Relief from the menopause could come from a new hormone pill, it is claimed A hormone pill may help women through the menopause and give their sex lives a boost, claim researchers.