More medical news from BBC Health
Rise in type 2 diabetes in young people in England and Wales
BBC Health : August 17, 2018, 5:21 am
Child health experts say the rise is "alarming" and more should be done to reduce obesity.
'Lost' contact lens removed from woman's eyelid after 28 years
BBC Health : August 17, 2018, 4:09 am
A 42-year-old woman was hit by a shuttlecock when she was 14 and thought the lens had fallen out.
Lena Dunham marks nine months since hysterectomy
BBC Health : August 16, 2018, 8:28 am
It has been nine months since the actress had a total hysterectomy to remove her womb.
E-cigarettes can be key weapon against smoking, say MPs
BBC Health : August 16, 2018, 6:52 am
Vaping is much less harmful than normal cigarettes and it shouldn't be treated the same way, MPs warn.
Low-carb diets could shorten life, study suggests
BBC Health : August 16, 2018, 6:28 am
Moderate carbohydrate consumption is best for health and longevity, researchers say.