Saved with just moments to spare, the twin born with a cancerous tumour crushing her windpipe

Saved with just moments to spare, the twin born with a cancerous tumour crushing her windpipe Isabel Roberts born with tumour on neck that weighed a sixth of her weight Doctors raced to save her life by creating an airway so she can breatheTumour was cancerous but she is responding well to treatment By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 13:20 GMT, 1 February 2013 | UPDATED: 14:56 GMT, 1 February 2013 A baby girl nearly died after she was born with a tumour crushing her windpipe.

Mother-of-three, 51, gives birth to her twin GRANDDAUGHTERS in Brazil

Mother-of-three, 51, gives birth to her twin GRANDDAUGHTERS in Brazil Daughter who had uterus removed as a teenager desperately wanted children She married at 20 but had not been allowed to adoptHer mother agreed to act as a surrogate and became pregnant after the second round of IVF By Claire Bates PUBLISHED: 17:40 GMT, 8 January 2013 | UPDATED: 17:40 GMT, 8 January 2013 A 51-year-old woman has given birth to her twin granddaughters in Goinia, Brazil.

This mother paid 1,000 to health insurers – but when she found a lump they refused to pay up

This mother paid 1,000 to health insurers – but when she found a lump they refused to pay upJudith Hitchins, 39, had private health insurance but found it difficult to claim compensationCompany PruHealth claimed that Judith's condition was pre-existing as well as a result of child-birth and refused to pay Complete guide to avoid being ripped off on private health insurance | UPDATED: 00:06 GMT, 9 December 2012 The problems started a couple of months after Judith Hitchins gave birth to her second son.

"Desperate Debra" – the simulator helping train doctors to perform emergency caesareans

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.

Woman has to lie "upside-down" for 75 DAYS to save lives of her two premature children

In labour for 75 days! Triplets' mother spent it all lying upside down to save two babies Joanna Krzysztonek lost one of her triplets at just 22 weeksDrugs eased contractions, umbilical cord tied and put back in the uterusHad to lie almost upside down for more than 10 weeks | UPDATED: 22:29 GMT, 9 March 2012 However long it lasts, labour is a gruelling affair.