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France anaesthetist investigated for poisoning patients

France anaesthetist investigated for poisoning patients

Image copyright AFP Image caption The alleged poisonings are said to have happened at this, the Franche-ComtĂ© clinic, and one other in Besançon, eastern France An anaesthetist suspected of poisoning…

Paralysed man feeds himself with help of implants

Media captionBill Kochevar can eat and drink again thanks to the technology which reconnects his brain with his muscles A paralysed man has been able to feed himself by using…

Meningitis outbreak kills at least 140 in Nigeria

Meningitis outbreak kills at least 140 in Nigeria

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Vaccination can prevent meningitis An outbreak of meningitis in several states of Nigeria has killed at least 140 people, officials say. It has been…

Measles outbreak across Europe

Measles outbreak across Europe

Image copyright SPL Measles is spreading across Europe wherever immunisation coverage has dropped, the World Health Organization is warning. The largest outbreaks are being seen in Italy and Romania. In…

How Tetris therapy could help patients

How Tetris therapy could help patients

Image copyright Getty Images Tetris is a relatively basic yet compelling video game. The aim is to line up falling blocks so they fit together in horizontal rows. When a…

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Not again… People who wake at night with an urge to go to the loo may need to cut back on salt in their…

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Not again… People who wake at night with an urge to go to the loo may need to cut back on salt in their…

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Not again… People who wake at night with an urge to go to the loo may need to cut back on salt in their…

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Not again… People who wake at night with an urge to go to the loo may need to cut back on salt in their…

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Not again… People who wake at night with an urge to go to the loo may need to cut back on salt in their…

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