Body parts from the dead are used for street signs

Metal body parts from the dead are being recycled into road signs, car parts and aircraft engines. Steel hips, plates and screws used in legs and skulls are collected after cremation and sold on – with money raised going to charity. Even metal plates from false teeth and old fillings are recovered and re-used, together … [Read the full story]

One in three of us suffer from bunions

Millions of women pay the price for their killer heels in the form of bunions, a complaint affecting one in three of us. The condition, which is thought to run in families and affects men, too, causes the big toe bone to swing sideways at an angle towards the second toe. The long foot bone … [Read the full story]