Hospitals

More than 500 patients were taken to hospital after being struck down with a virus sweeping parts of the country. A total of 511 patients were diagnosed with respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) between April...

A ten-year-old boy in India has been dubbed a 'human snake' – because a rare condition causes him to shed his skin every month. The youngster, known only as Jagannath, suffers from rare...

A "possessed" driver has rammed his car into a church, crashing into the pews before stopping in front the altar. Video shared on social media reveals the aftermath of the bizarre incident as...

A puppy had to undergo life-saving treatment after she wolfed down a double pack of bourbon biscuits. Owner Jo Higgs, from Bournemouth, Dorset, returned home to find 15-week-old Zeena had eaten all of...

If you’re feeling squeamish this Friday morning, it may be wise to click onto a different story. A gruesome video has emerged, showing the moment a vet pulled a huge pulsating parasite from a kitten...

A mum who was stabbed in the back three times as she pushed her child in a pram has been pictured for the first time. Josephine Conlon screamed 'I've been attacked' after she was knifed...

Terrified survivors of the Bek Air plane crash have revealed the moment they knew the plane was doomed. At least 14 people died when a Fokker-100 plane crashed into a two storey building in Kazakhstan. Eight...

A courageous one-year-old who inspired people across his area, while battling a rare cancer, has died. Jaxon Conway had been diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma, a type of soft tissue tumour, in his cheek...

A woman has been rushed to hospital after a 'substance' was thrown in her face on a London street. A witness at the scene said she saw a woman collapse to the floor in Kentish Town Road outside...

A teenage in Canada has developed an irreversible form of lung damage called 'popcorn lung', linked to vaping . The vaping-related injury is believed to be linked to flavourings in conventional...

With the days getting both shorter and colder in the UK, you may be tempted to curl up under your duvet. But a new case study has highlighted the dangers that duvets can pose to some people – particularly...

A former PE teacher who dreamed of spending his retirement skiing, golfing and walking, has been paralysed in a horrific cycling accident. Mike McKeon was thrown off his bike in a horror smash on a descent...

A British tourist is stranded in Vietnam with mounting medical bills after a horror moped crash. Welsh beauty therapist Rachel Hughes suffered multiple injuries on her trip of a lifetime. The 27-year-old,...

A pensioner caused the tragic death of her ‘lifelong’ friend in a freak parking accident. A court heard of the ‘guilt and horror’ felt by Patricia Tulip, 82, in the aftermath of the incident. She...

This is the harrowing moment a man threw his partner down the stairs leaving her crippled and scarred for life. Callous Mark Power threw his partner down the stairs just days before Christmas last year,...

A nurse stole bank details from her vulnerable patients and used them to go on online shopping sprees at stores such as River Island and boohoo. Stacey Marie Banfield would treat people with dementia and...