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February 13, 2018 7:27 AM Cancer-fighting robots thinner than human hair are able to fight cancer by destroying tumours in the body

Robots one-thousandth the width of a human hair are now able to fight cancer by destroying tumours in the body. Scientists have built nano-robots from DNA sheets shaped into tubes and injected into the bloodstream. The tubes carry a blood-clotting enzyme, thrombin, and are painted with proteins which home in on a separate protein found only in tumour 3

January 31, 2018 4:58 PM Wanderers fans challenged to help SuperJosh charity

BOLTON Wanderers supporters are being asked to help children with brain tumours. Supporters of the Joshua Wilson Brain Tumour Charity will be collecting ahead of the Wanderers’ clash with Bristol City at The Macron tomorrow. And they will be back out ahead of Bury FC’s game with Blackpool on Saturday — and are challenging fans of both clubs to raise 7

January 3, 2018 11:21 AM Women who eat just THREE rashers of bacon a week have a higher risk of developing breast cancer

Middle-aged women who eat just three rashers of bacon a week have a higher risk of developing breast cancer, a study has found. Post-menopausal women who eat just 9g of processed meat a day, the equivalent of two sausages a week, are a fifth more likely to contract the deadly disease, according to the University of Glasgow. It comes two years after the World 13

October 18, 2017 6:09 AM Ditch the sashimi and don't even THINK about eating tiramisu: Leading dietitian reveals the foods you should avoid during pregnancy

Most expectant mothers know to avoid raw eggs, sushi and alcohol during their pregnancy, but what other foods should you be giving a miss for nine months? According to leading Australian dietitian Melanie McGrice there are many foods that can harm mothers-to-be and their unborn babies. 'The most obvious food and beverages to avoid during pregnancy include 29

August 4, 2017 11:21 AM Fun day in Rowntree Park for OSCAR's

A CHILDREN'S fun day is being held in Rowntree Park on Monday in aid of OSCAR's Paediatric Brain Tumour Charity. The day will run from 10am until 5pm with a bouncy castle and other fun and games. The charity OSCAR’s (Ongoing Support, Care And Research into Paediatric Brain Tumour Charity), was set up to fight childhood brain tumours after nine-year-old 2

June 11, 2017 11:11 PM British boxing icon Errol Christie dies after lung cancer battle

BRITISH boxing legend Errol Christie has tragically passed away after a long battle with lung cancer. Former heavyweight champion Frank Bruno has led the tributes to the sporting star, who died aged 53. Mr Bruno took to Twitter to express his condolences, writing: “So sad to hear the news that the hugely talented Errol Christie has passed away. God bless 10

June 3, 2017 3:59 PM 'My heart is broken in two': Mother of six-year-old mascot Bradley Lowery reveals his cancer is spreading so quickly he has just weeks to live

The mother of a six-year-old boy whose brave battle against cancer has inspired millions has revealed her heartbreak as his condition has worsened. Gemma Lowery has revealed that her son Bradley has just weeks to live because his tumours have spread faster than expected. Terminally-ill Bradley was joined at his birthday party by his 'best friend' England 14

June 3, 2017 1:10 PM Bradley Lowery: Only weeks to live as cancer spreads

The family of terminally-ill Sunderland fan Bradley Lowery has revealed he only has weeks to live. The six-year-old from Blackhall Colliery, County Durham, suffers from neuroblastoma and is receiving palliative care at home. An X-ray has now shown his tumours are spreading rapidly, and there is little room left in his lungs for oxygen. Bradley, who was recently 63

June 3, 2017 4:00 AM Drug shrinks ovarian tumours in early trial

A new targeted treatment for ovarian cancer has shown "very promising" results in women in the advanced stages of the disease. It shrunk tumours in around half of women who took part in a small trial. Researchers had only been testing the drug to see if it was safe for humans to take, but found it had an almost instant clinical effect. It is hoped the drug could 60

April 28, 2017 9:38 PM Maimed by the doctor they trusted: Damning testimonies of the women scarred – or even sentenced to death – by rogue NHS breast surgeon

Lawyers representing families who perished under his surgical knife think the total could be above 1,000. Here the Daily Mail reveals the harrowing stories of those who suffered at his hands including a mother who almost died during a botched operation 20 years ago. Gill Dallow lost 11 pints of blood and her heart stopped when Paterson sliced through 15