• Vulnerable residents in a QUARTER of care homes in England 'are receiving substandard care' By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    VULNERABLE RESIDENTS IN A QUARTER OF CARE HOMES IN ENGLAND 'ARE RECEIVING SUBSTANDARD CARE'

    The worst affected area is Newham in east London where more than 60 per cent of beds are in homes deemed inadequate or requires improvement...

  • Michigan grandfather dies nine days after contracting mosquito-borne EEE virus   By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    MICHIGAN GRANDFATHER DIES NINE DAYS AFTER CONTRACTING MOSQUITO-BORNE EEE VIRUS  

    Just nine days after he'd been working outside with his brother in Kalamazoo, Michigan, Gregg McChesney was brain dead from Eastern...

    Brain
  • Some ancient human relatives had a 'relatively easy' time giving birth compared to women today By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    SOME ANCIENT HUMAN RELATIVES HAD A 'RELATIVELY EASY' TIME GIVING BIRTH COMPARED TO WOMEN TODAY

    To find out what childbirth might have been like for our ancient relatives, anthropologists led from Boston University created a 3D...

    Childbirth
  • Buzz off! Gruesome footage shows a mosquito being plucked out of woman's EAR By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    BUZZ OFF! GRUESOME FOOTAGE SHOWS A MOSQUITO BEING PLUCKED OUT OF WOMAN'S EAR

    The unnamed woman visited her doctor in Vietnam complaining of buzzing. An examination revealed a mosquito was dead deep in her ear...

  • Man, 41, gets stuck with a 36-hour ERECTION so painful he feared his penis would fall off By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    MAN, 41, GETS STUCK WITH A 36-HOUR ERECTION SO PAINFUL HE FEARED HIS PENIS WOULD FALL OFF

    Elliott Rossitter, from Bristol, was on holiday in Nice, France, with his partner Sarah Willis when he got an erection which wouldn't...

  • Mum sells home and business to fund £25,000 IVF By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    MUM SELLS HOME AND BUSINESS TO FUND £25,000 IVF

    Gemma Chalmers, 36, and partner John Jones, 37, from Aberdeen, had both grown up alongside siblings so they were desperate for their...

  • Man's penis rots after the 45-year-old injected VASELINE to try and make his member bigger By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    MAN'S PENIS ROTS AFTER THE 45-YEAR-OLD INJECTED VASELINE TO TRY AND MAKE HIS MEMBER BIGGER

    At A&E, doctors found the unnamed man's penis was 'grossly deformed' due to gangrene. The man, from South Pacific islands, injected...

    Injection, Injections
  • South African man who went blind after horror car crash at regains vision thanks to gadget By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    SOUTH AFRICAN MAN WHO WENT BLIND AFTER HORROR CAR CRASH AT REGAINS VISION THANKS TO GADGET

    Jason Esterhuizen was left in a world of total darkness after being catapulted out of his car sunroof in a horror crash. The South...

  • Amazonian tribe with the 'healthiest hearts ever' have gained weight from cooking oils By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    AMAZONIAN TRIBE WITH THE 'HEALTHIEST HEARTS EVER' HAVE GAINED WEIGHT FROM COOKING OILS

    The Tsimane tribe traditionally hunt their own food. But researchers led by Pennsylvania State University found they are buying processed...

    Food
  • Baby who doctors warned would die because his lungs were so weak shows 'signs of growth' By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    BABY WHO DOCTORS WARNED WOULD DIE BECAUSE HIS LUNGS WERE SO WEAK SHOWS 'SIGNS OF GROWTH'

    Archie Hambly, from Plymouth, weighed just 1lb when he was born in March and he needed a ventilator to breathe properly, but developed...

    Baby
  • Toddler has surgery to straighten his spine after its 90° curve crushed his lung By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    TODDLER HAS SURGERY TO STRAIGHTEN HIS SPINE AFTER ITS 90° CURVE CRUSHED HIS LUNG

    Osian Llewellyn, from South Wales, was diagnosed with Prader-Willi syndrome when he was two-and-a-half. This caused him to have weak...

  • Boy is diagnosed with a brain tumour after his mother blamed his headaches on too much PlayStation  By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    BOY IS DIAGNOSED WITH A BRAIN TUMOUR AFTER HIS MOTHER BLAMED HIS HEADACHES ON TOO MUCH PLAYSTATION 

    Lucca Larkin, 10, from Radcliffe in Greater Manchester, developed headaches in August. He was diagnosed with a medulloblastoma brain...

    Brain
  • Woman's blood turns BLUE because of a dangerous side effect of numbing cream By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    WOMAN'S BLOOD TURNS BLUE BECAUSE OF A DANGEROUS SIDE EFFECT OF NUMBING CREAM

    The woman, of New York, had an adverse reaction to a pain reliever filled with benzocaine. It caused a disorder that sees iron in the...

  • AI estimates a person's risk of dying from heart disease in the next 30 days By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    AI ESTIMATES A PERSON'S RISK OF DYING FROM HEART DISEASE IN THE NEXT 30 DAYS

    Scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology created a system called RiskCardio to assess the risk of a heart-related...

  • Toxic water pollution may cause over 100,0000 cases of cancer in the US, study suggests  By Daily Mail   -   Sep 19, 2019

    TOXIC WATER POLLUTION MAY CAUSE OVER 100,0000 CASES OF CANCER IN THE US, STUDY SUGGESTS 

    The Environmental Working Group calculated how much the collective effects of pollutants in drinking water that passes US regulations'...

    Pollution, Cancer
  • Families of severely epileptic children to protest and demand medicinal cannabis By Daily Mail   -   Sep 18, 2019

    FAMILIES OF SEVERELY EPILEPTIC CHILDREN TO PROTEST AND DEMAND MEDICINAL CANNABIS

    The families will hold up a giant invoice outside the DoH for the £231,000 they have collectively spent on the private prescriptions...

  • Mothers who have children through IVF are more likely to suffer gestational diabetes By Daily Mail   -   Sep 18, 2019

    MOTHERS WHO HAVE CHILDREN THROUGH IVF ARE MORE LIKELY TO SUFFER GESTATIONAL DIABETES

    Academics at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece led the research, a review of 38 previous studies involving almost...

    Diabetes
  • £5billion annual bill for diabetes care is a whopping SIXTH of the NHS budget By Daily Mail   -   Sep 18, 2019

    £5BILLION ANNUAL BILL FOR DIABETES CARE IS A WHOPPING SIXTH OF THE NHS BUDGET

    One sixth of the entire NHS hospital budget is spent treating diabetic patients. University of Manchester researchers looked at hospital...

    Hospital, Diabetes
  • Experts warn against giving young kids alternative milks By Daily Mail   -   Sep 18, 2019

    EXPERTS WARN AGAINST GIVING YOUNG KIDS ALTERNATIVE MILKS

    Parents have more dairy alternatives to choose from than ever - but experts at Healthy Drinks Healthy Kids caution that these are not...

    Baby
  • Babies born via C-section don't benefit from vaginal seeding, study shows By Daily Mail   -   Sep 18, 2019

    BABIES BORN VIA C-SECTION DON'T BENEFIT FROM VAGINAL SEEDING, STUDY SHOWS

    Researchers from the Wellcome Sanger Institute, UCLand University of Birmingham, discovered very little vaginal bacteria in the guts...

    Baby