1,250 students in Seattle ‘exposed to HIV and hepatitis from improperly...

More than 1,200 students in the Seattle area may have been exposed to diseases such as hepatitis and HIV at 12 school-based dental clinics. Neighborcare...

FDA to impose stricter limits on fluoride in bottled water –...

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is proposing stricter limits on fluoride in bottled water. The proposed rule would lower the allowable level of fluoride to...

‘Revolutionary’ treatment may prevent blindness: Scientists discover way of boosting stem...

Acid attack victims could be saved from blindness after a 'revolutionary' treatment which has been been tested by scientists. The pioneering method uses an enzyme...

Probiotics may be good for your gut but bad for your...

Probiotics may block cancer patients' response to immunotherapy, the most cutting-edge treatment for the disease, new research suggests.Melanoma patients taking the dietary supplements are...

Fascinating picture shows anti-ageing drugs really do work

A fascinating picture of two very different mice shows anti-ageing drugs really do work.  Scientists gave the youth-enhancing medication to mice, with some of the...

Woman, 40, who suffered TEN miscarriages finally gives birth to her...

A woman who suffered ten miscarriages has finally given birth to her 'miracle' baby after more than a decade of trying.Jen Bickel, 40, of...

Woman claims doctors accused her of ‘secretly eating’ due to condition...

An avid swimmer claims doctors accused her of 'secret eating' when a medical condition saw her pile on eight stone of fat. Clodagh Moane was...

Dying father wrongly told he had been put on the waiting...

A dying grandfather was wrongly told he had been placed on the waiting list for a heart transplant, it emerged today. Paddy Brolly, a former...

Mother, 33, unrecognisable as skin reactions leave her looking like she...

A mother claims her mysterious skin reactions leave her looking like she has had 'dodgy lip fillers'.  Kelly Marsh, from Canvey, Essex, saw her lips,...

Family hit with $40,000 air ambulance bill after their son accidentally...

A Virginia family was slapped with a $40,000 bill for an air ambulance after their two-year-old son accidentally swallowed prescription pills.  Joseph and Michelle Penrod,...