A mother who has two children with Down’s syndrome says she wants the world to know she’s proud of them.
Sarah, from Merseyside, was trying for another baby when doctors told her she had breast cancer. Given only a 1% chance of conceiving, she became pregnant with baby Monty shortly after her treatment. According to Cancer Research UK, doctors normally advise women to wait two years before becoming pregnant, due to the risks of secondary […]
Image copyright BackyardProduction A spit test to detect men at increased risk of prostate cancer has started early trials. The new DNA test looks for high-risk genes that are thought to affect one in every 100 men. Three hundred men are taking part in the trials, from three London GP surgeries. Developing better diagnostic tests […]
Rates of syphilis have risen to their highest levels in England and Scotland in nearly 70 years. It can be spread more easily than other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), and those infected can carry it without showing any symptoms. We spoke to Gavin, which isn’t his real name, who says he feels guilty that he […]