With a tear rolling down her cheek, Stephanie Broadley holds her baby son Beau for the first and final time.Beau had been stillborn minutes before the photograph was taken, after avoidable mistakes by midwives at the hospital in Grimsby.
Women who have been subjected to domestic abuse are 44 per cent more likely to die from any cause than the wider population, a new study has found.Researchers at the University of Warwick and Birmingham discovered domestic abuse survivors are at increased risk of developing cardiometabolic diseases such as type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
Jennifer Aniston has spoken about her childhood, saying she grew up “in a household that was destabilised and felt unsafe”.The actor was responding to Sandra Bullock’s assertion that she has “a way of pushing joy and positivity”.
Rose McGowan has lashed out at Natalie Portman over a cape the actor wore to the 92nd Academy Awards, which featured the embroidered names of snubbed female directors.McGowan, a prominent activist in the MeToo movement, attacked Portman in a Facebook post published after the ceremony, in which she branded the outfit “the kind of protest that gets rave reviews from the mainstream media for its bravery”.
A debate over Melania Trump’s absence from fashion magazine covers has been reignited after conservative actor James Woods questioned why the first lady has “never graced our nation’s major style magazine covers”.Prior to becoming first lady, Mrs Trump worked as a fashion model - a career that eventually led to her meeting her husband President Donald Trump in September 1998.
Shipments of the Switch console are being delayed by coronavirus, Nintendo has said.The company is just the latest to announce setbacks in manufacturing and supply amid the health crisis.
“A new luxury resort just opened in Tanzania!”“Hi Helen, fancy checking out the ski scene in Uzbekistan?”
The number of alcohol-related hospital admissions has risen by 60 per cent in the last decade, figures show.At least 1.3 million people were admitted to hospital with a primary or secondary diagnosis linked to alcohol in 2018, according to a report from NHS Digital.
A teenager whose double lung transplant — the result of extensive vaping-related damage — drew headlines around the world is now speaking out about the issue and warning other young people that they, too, are "not invincible".Daniel Ament, a 17-year-old from Michigan, received the double lung transplant in mid-October of last year as a life-saving surgery, after doctors described his lung damage as the worst they had ever seen.
Thousands of Canadians have signed a petition demanding Prince Harry and Meghan Markle pay for their own security costs, amid mounting concern the country could be saddled with a bill costing millions of dollars.Since the couple announced they were giving up formal royal duties and public money, they have been holed up in a $20m private mansion on a secluded cove on Canada’s Victoria Island.
A soft robotic heart which would end the need for donor transplants, could be available within a decade, after scientists set out plans to build a hybrid organ from stem cells and biotech.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has issued its strongest warning to date about e-cigarettes, claiming they increase the risk of heart disease and lung disorders.
The biggest ever study into touch will find out whether millennials want less physical contact than previous generations, following modern movements like MeToo.
Buckingham Palace is reportedly reconsidering the royal title of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex because the punctuation is the same as in the titles of women who have divorced royal men.After announcing Prince Harry and Meghan would be stepping away from the front lines of the royal family, palace insiders were left scrambling to decide how to balance the couple’s titles against their desire for a more private life.
Chinese New Year is fast approaching – and with it comes a host of superstitions that will apparently dictate how the next 12 months will play out for each of us.
Activity monitors can predict flu outbreaks up to three weeks earlier than current surveillance methods raising hopes that health services could be better prepared for upcoming waves of illness.
Children’s packed lunches are no healthier than they were 10 years ago, with processed ham sandwiches and packets of crisps still the norm, new research shows.
A conservative mothers' group has accused Burger King of “crossing the line” by airing an advert with the word “damn” in it to promote its non-meat product.Activists from One Million Moms, an American group that aims to pressure media companies, have called on the fast-food chain to remove the advert or edit out what they call “the d-word”.
Meghan Markle is expected to join the Queen’s crunch talks about her and Prince Harry’s future roles by phone after returning to Canada.The monarch has called Harry, his brother Prince William, and their father Prince Charles to a crisis meeting at her private Norfolk estate of Sandringham where the “next steps” for the couple will be decided on Monday.
The Darkness frontman Justin Hawkins is the latest celebrity to be unveiled on controversial singing competition The Masked Singer UK.Fans were stunned to see the musician unmasked after wearing a chameleon costume during the show.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex prompted headlines across the world with the announcement they would “step back as ‘senior’ members of the royal family” on Wednesday.An announcement made by the couple on Instagram instantly gave rise to widespread reports of disgruntlement among family members, with the Queen said to be “furious” at not being consulted prior to the decision.
Absence may actually make the heart grow fonder, according to research, which shows a quarter of couples now live apart but abide by the same rules as married or cohabiting partners.
I took 25 flights in the first half of 2019.Twenty-five. That’s almost one a week. Let that sink in for a moment.
Lady Gaga has discussed the post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) she suffered after being “raped repeatedly” at the age of 19.The singer talked at length about her mental health in an interview with Oprah Winfrey as part of the presenter’s 2020 Vision: Your Life In Focus tour.