Do we really care about those who suffer in war?

Who said the world is going to hell in a hand cart? Who ever it was, they’re getting closer to the truth every day. War is hell, and when two tribes go to war the result is death and destruction. But in todays world with TV and media coverage, the pictures are disturbing. Yet nothing seems … [Read the full story]

On this day…in 1926 and 1993

Harry Houdini, the most celebrated magician and escape artist of the 20th century, died of peritonitis in a Detroit hospital, in 1926. Twelve days before, Houdini had been talking to a group of students after a lecture in Montreal when he commented on the strength of his stomach muscles and their ability to withstand hard … [Read the full story]

Man has stroke, wakes up, and speaks fluent Welsh

Englishman Alun Morgan left doctors lost for words when he came to after a stroke…speaking Welsh. Alun Morgan, 81, was evacuated to Wales in World War II as a child and had never learned the language. But when he regained consciousness after the serious stroke…he was fluent in it. Alun fell ill while watching the … [Read the full story]

Fertility tests – why do doctors humiliate women?

At least one in six couples now need medical help to have a baby…and for half of them the problem is the result of poor sperm quality. Infertility specialists fear this growing problem among men is bringing us closer to the day when most couples will need medical help to have a family. This week, … [Read the full story]

Cancer – a personal view

Over the past months or even years I have been a secret over-looker of what it’s like to  have a loved one with cancer.  Together we went through all the treatments. The highs and lows, the happy and sad times. To me it seemed that no one had enough detailed knowledge, or perhaps the wisdom, … [Read the full story]

Hashimoto’s disease…sounds like a Pokemon

Today, Julie Neville looks the picture of health…but seven years ago it was a completely different story. Julie, married to Everton captain Phil Neville for 11 years, was a physical wreck. Having just given birth to the couple’s premature daughter, Isabella, by emergency Caesarean, Julie was experiencing a crushing fatigue like nothing she’d ever known. … [Read the full story]

Man lives…after dying 35 times

Doctors are flabbergasted by grandad a John Maxwell who is 78 years old. Doctors say it’s a miracle he’s alive. John Maxwells life was saved by restarting his heart 35 times…yes that’s right…35 times, in Watford, England.

Too much discharge

A woman goes to the doctors and she says, “I’m getting too much discharge”. The doctor says, “Jump up on the bed, and pop your knickers off”. He puts on his surgical gloves and applies three fingers into her vagina. “How does that feel”, says the doctor. “Bloody lovely”, she replies, “but the discharge is … [Read the full story]

Dog forced to marry a sicko

This can’t be true, it just can’t be but it is. Yes a man has actually married a dog. Now I know that a dog is a man’s best friend and I have no problem with this but that’s where the relationship ends…surely. It happened during a traditional hindu ceremony at a temple in the … [Read the full story]

Mobile phones…I’m over them

The world has changed so much in just 50, or even 40 years. Ever since the video recorder was invented and made available for every person to have one, the world has just been on a ride that gets faster and faster. Families had  1 car and it didn’t matter where you were, where your … [Read the full story]