Women who live near their mothers are more likely to get pregnant Link remains when women are of same age, income and social class, say Essex researchersThought the psychological boost of having nearby family members may improve a woman's fertility By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 14:24 GMT, 4 February 2013 | UPDATED: 15:54 GMT, 4 February 2013 Women trying to get pregnant are more likely to succeed if they live near their mothers or other close relatives.
World's former fattest man loses an incredible 45 stone – but now needs an operation to shed eight stone of excess SKINPaul Mason, from Ipswich, Suffolk, once weighed an incredible 70 stone Former postman now needs operation to help him get even thinner51-year-old says excess skin makes it difficult to walk By Steve Robson PUBLISHED: 19:49 GMT, 2 January 2013 | UPDATED: 11:42 GMT, 3 January 2013 The former fattest man in the world has lost almost two thirds of his weight – but now wants an operation to remove his excess skin.
The thinking couple's sex guide, a 450 gym bag, a Paul Smith back-care chair: Gifts to give you the feelgood factor | UPDATED: 10:39 GMT, 2 December 2012 Are you struggling to find the perfect gift for your fitness freak friend Is your mother in need of some tender love and skincare Maybe your partner need to spend a bit more time thinking about sex Our experts on body and mind have compiled the ultimate list of what they want for Christmas this year…
Poster girl for cancer charity dies: Sophie, 21, campaigned to warn others after doctors said she was 'too young' to get the diseaseSophie Cutts became cancer charity ambassador before her death to warn others that disease can strike at any ageThought she had undergone successful mastectomy and chemotherapyBut months later doctors found a secondary tumour on her brainFamily want to fulfil her final wish by raising awareness among young people | UPDATED: 21:54 GMT, 1 October 2012 The parents of a young woman who died of breast cancer aged 21 are carrying on their daughter’s message that the disease can strike at any age.
New 'smart' drug for breast cancer extends women's lives by almost six months Novel treatment also reduces toxic side effects including hair lossDrug combines Herceptin and a chemotherapy agent Campaigners say it offers 'precious lifeline' for those with most aggressive cancer | UPDATED: 16:20 GMT, 1 October 2012 A new ‘smart’ drug for breast cancer extends women’s lives by almost six months while reducing toxic side effects – including hair loss.
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'Chemo brain' DOES exist, finds study of breast cancer patients Chemo brain refers to mental fogginess experienced by many cancer patients during and after chemotherapyReview found patients performed worse on verbal and visual tests if they had the drug treatment | UPDATED: 15:22 GMT, 5 September 2012 Cancer patients have long joked and complained about the mental fogginess that can descend during and after treatment.
Boy, 3, has skull reshaped and put back together like a JIGSAW after it fuses together and stops his brain growing Archie diagnosed with Craniosynostosis, which effects one in 3,000 childrenCaused when skull plates fuse too early meaning brain doesn't have room to grow | UPDATED: 11:35 GMT, 31 July 2012 A little boy has enjoyed his first game of football with his brothers after surgeons reshaped his skull and put it back together – like a jigsaw.
My gorgeous little accident: Debbie amazed doctors – not to mention her grandchildren – by getting pregnant naturally at 53 while on the Pill.
How to get a waist like Kirsty Young: Secrets of an A-list body We reveal how to get the enviable physiques of the stars.