Farmer shot at thieves” van to save his mother”s life.
Fishing for blood clots: Tiny metal net dramatically reduces stroke deaths Tiny wire net expands inside blood vessel 'catching' the clotResearchers say it can effectively reverse a stroke while it is happening | UPDATED: 15:56 GMT, 27 August 2012 Doctors could soon be using small nets to retrieve blood clots from the brains of stroke patients, according to researchers.
Meet 'Desperate Debra' – the caesarean simulator that will help doctors to save the lives of pregnant women | UPDATED: 13:58 GMT, 5 July 2012 She may have no arms or legs, but 'Desperate Debra' is poised to play a crucial role in training up NHS doctors.
Meet 'Desperate Debra' – the caesarean simulator that will help doctors to save the lives of pregnant women | UPDATED: 12:55 GMT, 5 July 2012 She may have no arms or legs, but 'Desperate Debra' is poised to play a crucial role in training up NHS doctors.
Now a pill that could help cure all you shopaholics! Medication designed to treat Alzheimer's patients could be used to kick habit | UPDATED: 07:46 GMT, 29 May 2012 A pill designed to treat Alzheimer’s could help compulsive shoppers curb their devastating habit.
Brain hub that helps birds learn how to sing 'goes wrong' in people with movement disorders | UPDATED: 11:27 GMT, 21 May 2012 The part of the brain which controls how birds learn their songs could be a key to treating disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, a study shows.
Breast cancer in young women is so aggressive it should be treated as 'a completely separate disease' | UPDATED: 12:33 GMT, 4 May 2012 Kylie Minogue after recovering from breast cancer in 2006: Particular genes are significantly associated with breast cancer in pre-menopausal women Breast cancer in young women is so aggressive it should be treated as a completely separate disease, according to new research.
Brain cancer vaccine made from patients' own tumours extends life by a year | UPDATED: 19:47 GMT, 17 April 2012 A new vaccine, made with a patient's own tumour, alongside standard treatment has been found to extend the life of brain cancer sufferers by up to a year A personalised brain cancer vaccine made from patients' own tumours has been shown to extend life by more than a year.
Swaddle, side, shush, swing and suck: How the '5 S's' really DO stop your newborn from crying By Claire Bates PUBLISHED: 16:28 GMT, 16 April 2012 | UPDATED: 16:58 GMT, 16 April 2012 It's a question that has perplexed many a new parent – how to calm your baby when they are having a crying fit Dr Harvey Karp and author of the book 'The Happiest Baby on the Block', believes he has the answer.