Miracle baby defies docs who said she'd live for minutes

Miracle baby defies docs who said she'd live for minutes

A miracle baby celebrates her first birthday and defies doctors – after her mother was told she probably wouldn’t survive. Samantha Perryman was 24 weeks pregnant when her unborn baby was diagnosed with an incredibly rare form of spina bifida. Called rachischisis, it means that the baby’s spine and spinal cord do not develop properly … Read more

Health chiefs tell docs not to prescribe painkillers such as paracetamol

Health chiefs tell docs not to prescribe painkillers such as paracetamol

Painkillers such as paracetamol, ibuprofen, aspirin and opioids can do “more harm than good” and should not be prescribed to treat chronic pain, health officials have said. Draft guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (Nice) said that there was “little or no evidence” the commonly used drugs for chronic primary pain … Read more

Bill Clinton flew to Epstein’s 'orgy island with 'two young girls,' docs claim

Bill Clinton flew to Epstein’s 'orgy island with 'two young girls,' docs claim

Former president Bill Clinton, and husband to Hilary Clinton, once flew to Jeffrey Epstein’s “orgy” island with “two young girls,” bombshell Ghislaine Maxwell court documents have claimed. The news broke after historic court documents were unsealed by a New York court late on Thursday night. In the documents, Epstein’s alleged sex victim, Virginia Giuffre (Roberts), … Read more

NHS worker hallucinated docs were trying to kill her due to brain bug

NHS worker hallucinated docs were trying to kill her due to brain bug

An NHS worker has spoken of her terror when she was convinced the hospital doctors who were meant to cure her were actually trying to kill her after what she thought was a ‘stress headache’ turned out to be a rare brain bug. At first, when Katie Fowler, 35, suffered a persistent headache in August … Read more

Hopes for cancer breakthrough as docs find protein that may block tumour growth

Hopes for cancer breakthrough as docs find protein that may block tumour growth

Scientists in Denmark have discovered how a protein stops the development of tumors in mice. The University of Copenhagen’s Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences found that phosphoprotein phosphatase 2A (PP2A) stopped tumor progression. Professor Jakob Nilsson, of the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research, said PP2A is found in most cells. But it … Read more

Supreme Court Temporarily Blocks Release of Mueller Grand Jury Docs

Supreme Court Temporarily Blocks Release of Mueller Grand Jury Docs

Special counsel Robert Mueller departs after making a statement about his investigation to the Justice Department in Washington, D.C., May 29, 2019. (Jim Bourg / Reuters) The Supreme Court temporarily blocked the release of documents from the grand jury of the Mueller investigation to the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. The court granted requests from … Read more

Warning issued after three kids die of rare disease docs linked to coronavirus

Warning issued after three kids die of rare disease docs linked to coronavirus

Three children in New York have died of a rare inflammatory syndrome that appears to affect young people who contract coronavirus. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Saturday that health authorities are investigating 73 similar cases of blood vessel inflammation reported across the state. “The priority for us today is to address a new problem that … Read more