Kate Farley has cerebral palsy, but that doesn’t stop her packing a punch in the ring – on her knees.
Media captionBritish scientists claim major advance in TB treatment British scientists have made a world-first breakthrough in the diagnosis of tuberculosis. Researchers in Oxford and Birmingham say they can isolate different strains of the disease using a process called genome sequencing. It means patients who may have waited months to get the right drugs can […]
A mother revealed the bruises she received from her “aggressive and angry” six-year-old son as a result of his rare form of epilepsy. 380,000 people have backed the family’s call for a special licence to use medicinal cannabis to treat Alfie Dingley’s illness. Hannah Deacon said they were “getting a lot of platitudes” and people […]
Image copyright Michael Gurven The healthiest hearts in the world have been found in the Tsimane people in the forests of Bolivia, say researchers. Barely any Tsimane had signs of clogged up arteries – even well into old age – a study in the Lancet showed. “It’s an incredible population” with radically different diets and […]