A 13-year-old boy regains consciousness just after his parents signed paperwork to donate his organs.
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption‘I am very lucky to be alive’ A British woman has survived for 10 hours in the sea off the coast of Croatia after falling from the back of a cruise ship. The 46-year-old was alone and 60 miles from shore when she was rescued and taken […]
British teenager Shauna Davison was given an experimental transplant in 2012, in the hope of prolonging her life. Her mother says she was told in advance about two patients who had survived a similar operation – but not about others who had died. The BBC’s Deborah Cohen asks whether Shauna, who died after two weeks, […]
Image caption Surgeons say the only curative treatment for groin hernia is surgery Groin hernia patients are having to “prove their pain” and show they have complications to get surgery, the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) has said. In Kent and Medway, patients are having to show their hernia has grown larger or become “incarcerated” […]