Brave girl, 8, overcomes cancer to appear in a movie alongside film hunk James McAvoy

Brave girl, 8, overcomes cancer to appear in a movie alongside film hunk James McAvoy Megan Finn was diagnosed with a kidney tumour in 2007She had surgery and underwent six months of chemotherapyLast year she beat hundreds of other youngsters to appear in movie adaptation of Irvine Welsh novel Filth with Oscar-nominated James McAvoy – but Megan won't be allowed to watch it for a few years.

Yoga helps stroke patients regain their balance

Yoga helps stroke patients to regain their balance The ancient practice improved motor function and balance in stroke survivors | UPDATED: 07:30 GMT, 27 July 2012 Survivors who had yoga classes felt less afraid of falling (posed) Yoga may help stroke survivors improve their balance, according to a new study.

Kyle Coleman: "Mute" autistic man stuns experts with his amazing singing voice

'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.

Ooh la la! Brummie mother-of-two loses her voice for a month after severe bout of flu and when it comes back she has FRENCH ACCENT

Ooh la la! Brummie mother-of-two loses her voice for a month after severe bout of flu… and when it comes back she has FRENCH ACCENT Debie Royston suffered seizures before accent changeThe mother-of-two feels like she has lost her identity A mother-of-two recovered from flu only to find that her accent had changed from Brummie to French.