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woensdag 16 augustus 2017

BBC Health: Reunion after baby umbilical cord drama in Derbyshire

Reunion after baby umbilical cord drama in Derbyshire
Baby Ella was struggling to breathe after getting her neck caught on the umbilical cord during her birth.
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Plants 'hijacked' to make polio vaccine
A breakthrough could lead to easier, faster and cheaper vaccines.
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Apology over Indian blood donation 'embarrassment'
A "communication breakdown" meant 100 members of the Indian community were not allowed to give blood.
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Drug deaths in Scotland rose by 23% in 2016
The total number of fatal overdoses was recorded at 867 in 2016 - nearly a quarter higher than 2015.
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Time spent frail in old age 'doubles'
More care homes are needed as an ageing population puts pressure on services, researchers suggest.
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