Pensioner with head wound forced to direct lost ambulance crew to hospital

Pensioner with head wound forced to direct ambulance crew to local hospital after they get lost Ian Taylor waited 90 minutes for an ambulance after a head wound began bleeding profuselyIt then took 62 minutes to reach Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge, which was just three miles from Mr Taylor's homeThe ambulance Trust involved apologised and said two sat nav systems had failed | UPDATED: 12:18 GMT, 3 December 2012 Mr Taylor had to give his ambulance driver directions to a hospital three miles from his home in Cambridgeshire A pensioner who had to wait 90 minutes for an ambulance was amazed when he had to give paramedics directions to the local hospital.

Hospital death rate surges at weekends with some patients up to 42% more likely to die

Hospital patients 'up to 42% more likely to die' if admitted at weekends Patients with liver disease or heart disease most at risk Aortic aneurism and stroke victims also did badly Statistics blamed on fewer staff on duty and fewer scans carried out at weekends | UPDATED: 16:03 GMT, 16 October 2012 Critically-ill patients are up to 42 per cent more likely to die in hospital if they are admitted at weekends, it has emerged.

Mother-of-four has emergency surgery after her brain becomes riddled with tapeworm larvae

Mother-of-four 'two weeks from death' has emergency surgery after her brain becomes riddled with tapeworm larvae Miss Taylor contracted a parasitic disease of the nervous system in 2009 The mother-of-four is fighting to get a new home after her neurologist said climbing stairs to her council flat is endangering her health | UPDATED: 16:56 GMT, 20 September 2012 A mother-of-four had emergency surgery after her brain became riddled with tapeworm larvae.

Pictured: Bomb disposal expert who lost his arms and legs in IED blast documents his recovery online – and sets off MASSIVE fundraiser

“It”s been so hard and she”s been here the whole time”: Amazing love story of bomb disposal expert who lost arms and legs in Afghanistan blast and the girlfriend who has been at his side during remarkable recovery Taylor Morris, 23, underwent quadruple amputation after being seriously injured during deployment in May Returned home to a hero”s welcome in Cedar Falls, Iowa less than three months after being wounded

Grandfather with "incurable" cancer is given the all-clear after swapping red meat and dairy products for 10 fruit and veg a day

Did this grandfather, 78, really beat 'incurable' cancer just by changing his diet Extraordinary story of the man who got 'all-clear' after swapping red meat and dairy products for 10 fruit and veg a day Doctors told Allan Taylor, 78, in April that his cancer couldn't be treated and had spread from his colon to his small intestine In August the retired oil rig engineer from Middlesbrough got another letter – to say he was cancer-free He puts the change down to his new diet, which he adopted after looking up 'colon cancer cures' on the internet | UPDATED: 14:54 GMT, 16 September 2012 A grandfather, who was told by doctors that his cancer was 'incurable', has been given the all-clear less than four months later – after trying a different diet.

Maya Thompson: The heart-breaking story of four-year-old’s battle with cancer that inspired Taylor Swift’s latest hit “Ronan”

Revealed: The heart-breaking story of four-year-old”s battle with cancer that inspired Taylor Swift”s latest hit “Ronan”.Taylor Swift broke down as she performed her chart-topping new single “Ronan” on Friday night.