Heart transplant girl, 1, returns home after four months being kept alive on mechanical hearts

Transplant girl, 1, returns home after four months being kept alive on series of mechanical heartsHeart stopped day after operation and she went into cardiac arrestLlana Qazi had to stay in hospital for another three monthsShe spent her first birthday in isolation | UPDATED: 12:52 GMT, 6 June 2012 A baby girl who waited months for a heart transplant has finally been allowed to return home.

Father with 10 brain tumours refused cancer drug has 33,000 cost of treatment met by total stranger

Father with 10 brain tumours refused cancer drug has 33,000 treatment paid for by total stranger Property developer to pay for medication that South Tyneside Primary Care Trust said was too expensive'I never thought for one minute there would be people in the world as generous as this,' says patient's mother Enlarge New hope: Glen Cunningham, with partner Yasmin Malik and son Glen, can hardly believe that a total stranger has agreed to pay for him to receive a life-prolonging drug The family of a man with 10 brain tumours say their prayers have been answered after a generous stranger agreed to pay for a life-prolonging drug denied to him by the NHS.

Toddler with leukaemia could be saved by brother"s birth after parents harvest stem cells

My baby brother's the best: Toddler with leukaemia could be saved by Samuel's birth after parents harvest stem cells Stem cells harvested from an infant’s umbilical cord may be used to save the life of the baby’s brother who is suffering from cancer.

Teenager given no chance of survival after being run down in Ibiza stuns doctors by taking her first steps

Teenager given no chance of survival after being run down in Ibiza stuns doctors by taking her first stepsDoctors weren”t going to put Mellisa on life support as they classed her as brain dead, but then her brother saw her arm move A teenager who was left for dead in a hit-and-run while on holiday in Ibiza has battled back from her life-threatening injuries. Mellisa Sanders was hit by a taxi in San Antonio just two days before her break was due to end