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Spanish doctor gives birth to her third child at 62

Lina Alvarez's daughter - who she has given the same first name - was delivered by Caeserean section at a hospital in Lugo, north-west Spain and weighed 5.2lbs.
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Nigerian woman Bimbo Ayelabola (pictured), who cost the taxpayer £145,000 when she had quintuplets on the NHS said she was never billed for the treatment.
Only one health board out of more than 200 - West Kent Clinical Commissioning Group - has been rated outstanding for maternity services, shocking figures reveal.
The news about premium hikes is bad, but not nearly as bad as some critics would have you believe.
The chemicals, which could contribute to problems such as depression or Alzheimer's disease in later life, are notably increased in mums pregnant with boys compared to girls.
Supermarkets are increasingly stocking healthy microwave meals. With some boasting as little as 300 calories per portion, can they satisfy a hungry tummy? Femail puts them to the test.
In trials, the test for osteoarthritis was 97 per cent successful and is hoped to predict the illness a decade in advance, meaning people can take action to stop it in its tracks.
(Reuters) - Police arrested 141 Native Americans and other protesters in North Dakota in a tense standoff that spilled into Friday morning between law enforcement and demonstrators seeking to halt con
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mylan NV's price hikes on EpiPens have added millions to U.S. Department of Defense spending since 2008 as the agency covered more prescriptions for the lifesaving alle
SALMON, Idaho (Reuters) - U.S. fisheries managers have unveiled a plan seeking to restore dwindling runs of salmon and trout that migrate 900 miles up the Snake River from the Pacific to spawning grou
Randy Dotinga It can be frustrating to be in a high-demand job where your boss allows you little control, and a new study suggests such constant stress may shorten your life.
Healthcare providers need to consider people's ethnic, cultural and personal preferences when offering healthy eating advice, a new scientific statement says.
Countess Sara Bathurst, High Sheriff of Gloucestershire is an official representative of the Queen and took to Twitter to rant about a letter she was sent by her GP.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Twenty-four countries on Friday agreed to create the world's largest marine park in the Antarctic Ocean, covering a massive 1.55 mln sq km (600,000 sq miles) of ocean.
A study of 13 countries found that 37 per cent of adult Britons said they weren’t getting enough sleep, with long hours and 'meagre' lunch breaks blamed as the cause.
Experiment cuts years off wait for a kidney transplant if patients agree to drastic-sounding option             
Guy’s views sparked fierce debate, with readers’ stories from around the country flooding in, from men who have suffered agonising pain ever since to those who had more children despite the op.
With the election less than two weeks away, Big Soda is preparing for battle. The soda industry, led by the American Beverage Association trade group, is spending many millions of dollars in a carefu
A therapy that corrects the underlying cause of cystic fibrosis could transform treatment, doctors say.
A hormone injection has been shown to be a safe and effective method of contraception - for men.
(Reuters) - Sixteen Native Americans and other protesters were arrested in North Dakota on Thursday in the latest clash between police and demonstrators seeking to halt construction of a disputed oil
The NHS is set to miss its £500m-a-year target for payments from overseas patients treated in England.
The chance of surviving a stroke is linked to the number of trained nurses immediately available to treat patients, researchers find
The paper, analyzing more than 400 patients at two major trauma centers, was commissioned after the 2011 shooting in Arizona of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords - who survived.
Clients and friends often ask me how to cultivate empathy in their children. Instead of only understanding their own point of view, parents want their children to learn how to share, take others' pers
How do you know when your child is just going through a downcast phase or seems more nervous than usual or if something more significant is brewing? What are the signs of a problem that is significant
Photo: Imagine a beautiful girl with thousands of followers on Instagram who leads a glamorous life with incredible photos of traveling the world while she indulges in the riches of life,
(Reuters Health) - Digital distractions, and a more classical one, talking on the phone, are linked to shorter sleeping time and greater daytime sleepiness for teens, Canadian researchers say.
Image Credit: Sarah Khan Imagine you're walking down the street with your child and a stranger shouts, “Get out of my country.Go home terrorist!” You're at the playground, and you notice a mother pull
It's the first rigorous head-to-head test in kids of two generic prescription drugs also used for adults' migraines: topiramate, an anti-seizure medicine, and amitriptyline, an anti-depressant.
Researchers said it was clear that amitriptyline and topiramate hadn’t done better than a placebo. But some doctors were not ready to give up on drug treatment.
It's the first rigorous head-to-head test in kids of two generic prescription drugs also used for adults' migraines: topiramate, an anti-seizure medicine, and amitriptyline, an anti-depressant.
A new kind of bioluminescent sensor causes individual brain cells to imitate fireflies and glow in the dark. The probe is a genetically modified form of luciferase, the enzyme that a number of other s
HealthDay News Some athletes have a higher risk of skin infections, but there are simple ways to reduce that risk, athletic trainers say.
Weed among kids aged 12-17, which is still illegal, has 'been above the national average and rising faster than the national average', says a report by Smart Approaches to Marijuana.

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