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American Academy of Pediatrics say feed your children PEANUTS to prevent allergy

American Academy of Pediatrics says parents should feed their children peanuts to try and prevent their child developing an allergy  Study: Less than 1% developed allergies ...

Jamie Oliver's seaweed diet reduces fat absorption and boosts iron levels

Jamie Oliver attributes his recent weight loss to eating nutritious seaweedAn Asian favourite, the marine algae is packed with weight-loss ingredientsIt can be used in ...

Woman with genetic disorder and Kylie Jenner launch anti-bullying campaign

Renee Dushane, 21, was born with Pfeiffer syndrome, which affects the way the bones in her face have grownThe Boston-raised college student has had several ...

How old is YOUR heart? Take this test to find out

Nearly three out of four U.S. adults have a heart that is older than the rest of their body, says report by Centers for Disease ...

The Great British Bake Off's Sue Perkins lived with a brain tumour for 8 years

Sue Perkins, 45, revealed she has had a brain tumour for eight yearsThe tumour has affected the presenter's chances of having childrenProlactinomas usually shrink on their own ...

Shambolic care at night and weekends must end, says NHS boss Simon Stevens

Simon Stevens: Patients face incomprehensible 'alphabet soup' of servicesCan be confusing for public to work out where they should go for care Offer to the ...

Ohio father pens letter to his daughter with Down syndrome on her wedding day 

Paul Daugherty, 57, from Loveland, Ohio, wrote the tribute for his 25-year-old daughter Jillian before walking her down the aisleThe sports columnist's touching words were ...

PROFESSOR ROBERT WINSTON was a fertility treatment pioneer who is delivering an attack on the health service

Professor Robert Winston has worked in fertility for 40 yearsSays many couples are being exploited by a grasping, unethical industryHe believes that the government and ...

Air fresheners and scented candles could cause cancerous DNA mutations and asthma

UK spends nearly £400 million a year on candles, incense and aerosols John Naish explores the hidden dangers of the hugely popular productsInvestigators warn they can ...

HIV-positive patients had identities revealed after NHS 56 Dean Street clinic email blunder

The 56 Dean Street clinic in London's Soho sent newsletter to 780 patientsRecipients usually individual emails, but did not due to 'human error'Clinic has ...

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Refugee crisis: Thousands prepare to march through London as UK waits for Cameron to act

More than 66,000 people have signed up to march through London to demand “positive change” in Britain’s stance towards refugees. Protesters will mass two days before ...

Joan Aiken: Today's Google Doodle celebrates life of fantasy novelist

Google is celebrating the life of author Joan Aiken with a Doodle paying tribute to one of her most famous books. Joan Aiken wrote more than ...

Driver trying to do a 'burn out' lost control and crashed his car into police station

Driver in Canberra embarrassingly filmed crashing car into police stationThe man was trying to do a 'burn out' moments before slamming into wallCrash took place ...

Albino children whose arms and legs were hacked off with machetes by Tanzania's witch doctors for use in good luck potions return from the U.S with prosthetic limbs

Five Tanzanian children were flown to the United States for special treatment All suffer from albinism and had been brutally mutilated in their homeland Witch doctors kidnap young albinos and cut ...

Zahera Tariq suspected of trying to join ISIS arrested at Luton Airport

Zahera Tariq, 33, has been arrested on suspicion of child abduction She was detained in Turkey along with her three sons and daughter It is thought she ...

Aunt of Syrian boys Aylan and Galip Kurdi missing after trying to reach Europe

Tima Kurdi reveals another sister is missing after trying to enter Europe Aunt of drowned boys Aylan and Galip says they don't know if she's aliveShe ...

7 ways British people are actually helping refugees right now

Hundreds of thousands of people have offered help, in whatever form they can manage, as the clamour to aid refugees grows. Facebook groups and online campaigns ...

Police fear missing girl, 14, may have gone to meet a man she met on the internet 

Emily Wicking last seen at 4pm yesterday in Eston, Redcar and Cleveland14-year-old was wearing a grey hoodie, blue jeans and a body warmerPolice are appealing ...

Aylan Kurdi's father relives moments he tried to save his sons

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENTBodies of two Kurdish brothers washed up on a beach in Bodrum, TurkeyTheir parents were fleeing the violence in Syria with their two ...

Jarryd Hayne tries a risky rugby league manoeuvre in his final chance to win a place on the San Francisco 49ers starting lineup that has commentators asking if it was the right move 

Jarryd Hayne is playing his fourth and final pre-season NFL matchIt's his last chance to impress San Francisco 49ers' selectorsThe Australian has made an impact ...