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January 14, 2019 12:05 AM Toby Nye: Leeds United pay tribute after sick boy dies

A six-year-old boy who had been suffering from cancer and developed a special relationship with Leeds United has died just days after his birthday. Toby Nye had high-risk neuroblastoma, a rare form of cancer, which spreads rapidly across the body. Stars from the club have paid tribute to the youngster and said they were "heartbroken". Chairman Andrea 143

January 10, 2019 10:27 PM Louise Redknapp: Jamie Redknapp’s ex rushed to hospital after horror fall

LOUISE REDKNAPP - Jamie Redknapp’s former wife - was rushed to hospital with facial injuries after a nasty fall this week. Louise Redknapp has been forced to pull out of the Dolly Parton musical 9 to 5 after a horror fall on Tuesday. The Eternal hitmaker suffered a large cut on her chin and it is thought a fractured left wrist, after taking a tumble 109

January 8, 2019 1:49 PM Woman took erectile dysfunction cream to treat eye condition by mistake

The woman experienced blurred vision and lid swelling after she was given Vitaros instead of VitA-POS to treat her problem. The unnamed patient, from Glasgow, was treated in A&E after she used Vitaros instead of VitA-POS to treat her problem, the BMJ Case Reports medical journal said. She was given antibiotics, lubricants and steroids after she suffered 115

January 6, 2019 9:40 PM Niki Lauda: Former F1 world champion back in hospital five months after lung transplant

Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda is in hospital in Vienna with influenza, five months after having a lung transplant. Is is understood doctors are taking every precaution given the serious nature of Lauda's surgery. Austrian Lauda, 69, was given his transplant in August after doctors found he had "severe lung disease". Doctors said after 111

January 4, 2019 5:23 PM Britney Spears cancels shows indefinitely after father 'almost died'

"I've been looking forward to this show... so doing this breaks my heart. However, it's important to always put family first." The singer is putting her Britney: Domination shows in Las Vegas on hold so she can help with her father Jamie's recovery from "life-threatening health issues", a statement on her website said. Mr Spears underwent emergency surgery 147

January 4, 2019 10:41 AM Giving kids screen time less harmful than putting up with their shit, agree parents

PARENTS have agreed that giving children screen time is less harmful than having to interact with them. After being advised by paediatricians not to worry about screen time, parents laughed heartily and said the only alternative was putting up with their kids’ constant nonsense. Father-of-two Martin Bishop said: “Were it not for the iPad I’d be subjected 102

December 30, 2018 6:36 AM Calls to rid bacon and ham of processing nitrites

Leading scientists and a cross-party group of politicians are calling for chemicals called nitrites to be removed from processed meats like bacon. Cancer specialists and politicians are among those backing the campaign to take out nitrites. They say nitrite-free alternatives are safer and should be more widely used. The British Meat Processors Association 90

December 25, 2018 10:46 PM Pensioner wins $1m a day after his wife beats cancer

Harold McDowell said that he was "dumbfounded" by the win but that his wife's health meant more than the money. On Friday, doctors confirmed that his wife was cancer free, after multiple surgeries for liver cancer and hospital stays for colon cancer. Then on Saturday afternoon he won $1m (£790,000) at a casino in Atlantic City. Mr McDowell, 85, bet just $5 in a game of poker 90

December 22, 2018 7:45 PM Brave face of Bill Turnbull as he reveals his battle against incurable cancer

FORMER BBC Breakfast host Bill Turnbull returned to the show yesterday to reveal his months of gruelling treatment to fight his incurable cancer. Terrific Turnbull was diagnosed with incurable prostate cancer in November 2017, but only went public about it in March. He had dismissed his long-term aches and pains as "old age". He went on to endure "relentlessly 98

December 17, 2018 7:34 PM Taxi driver LOSES EYE after being 'hit in face by drunk passenger's stiletto'

A TAXI driver has lost an eye after being hit in the face by a passenger’s stiletto heel in a horrific drunken attack. Following a four-hour operation, doctors told Afar Iftikhar, 32, his right eye could not be saved as the damage was too bad. The dad-of-three was left with life-changing injuries in the attack. The incident occurred after he asked a group 69