Sheridan Smith health: ‘It got worse and worse’ – D-Day singer & actress' unseen...

Sheridan Smith, 37, suffers with anxiety, and the actress has spoken about her battles with the condition in the past. Speaking to the Radio Times ahead of Cleaning Up airing on TV, she...

Boy, nine months, is fighting a rare form of testicular cancer

A nine-month-old boy is fighting a rare form of testicular cancer after his parents found a lump in his scrotum.Freddie Burgess-Shardlow has an ectomesenchymoma, a rare and fast-growing tumour of the nervous system...

South Korea court strikes down abortion law in landmark ruling

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s Constitutional Court on Thursday overturned a ban on abortion that has stood for more than 65 years, saying in a landmark ruling that current law unconstitutionally curbs women’s...

Gym-addict tee-total teacher, 33, dies just 20 days after shock leukaemia diagnosis

A fitness-obsessed primary school teacher whose lifestyle revolved around trying to live as long as possible died just 20 days after a bombshell leukaemia diagnosis. Matt Meads, 33, coupled regular exercise with a self-imposed...

Dad begs doctors to amputate his leg after flesh-eating bug left him permanently trapped...

A DESPERATE dad begged doctors to amputate his leg after a flesh-eating bug chomped its way through his limb - leaving him in agony. Thomas McKell, from Glasgow, Scotland, has been left unable to...

Device allows surgeons to mend failing heart while it is STILL BEATING

A breakthrough device is allowing NHS surgeons to mend failing heart valves with a series of tiny stitches inserted while the heart still beats – saving the lives of people deemed too frail...

Older people who lift weights ‘live LONGER’ as muscle power is good for daily...

OLDER people who lift weights live longer, a study found — but only if done quickly and in moderation. Researchers measured muscle power in 4,000 men and women aged between 40 and 85 in...

Blood pressure pill could slow down Alzheimer's 'by boosting circulation to the brain' 

A high-blood pressure drug that costs just pennies could reverse Alzheimer's disease, research suggests.A study found patients who took the hypertension-medication Nilvadipine for six months had a 20 per cent increase in blood...

Mother is constantly accused of overfeeding four-year-old son who weighs 112 POUNDS

A woman whose four-year-old son weighs more than 112lbs (51kg) says his obesity is caused by a rare genetic condition but doctors won't help them.Trinity Leonard, 23, is convinced her son Peter has...