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12:00am Wednesday 16th January 2013
Meningitis is branded the “silent killer”. It strikes without warning and is capable of killing a perfectly healthy person within a few hours. Thanks to relentless research we now have vaccines for many strains of meningitis and it is hoped 2013 could be the year we see a jab become available for the most deadly – type B – which could save thousands of lives every year. Here families and friends of those who have been affected by meningitis share their stories with EMMA PALMER
8:00am Wednesday 12th December 2012
BEING treated like a second-class citizen because you have a long-term illness is bad enough, but being treated like that by people who really should know better is what riles Rob Tocknell more than anything.
10:00am Wednesday 7th November 2012
8:00am Wednesday 12th September 2012
2:00pm Wednesday 15th August 2012
11:00am Wednesday 15th August 2012
7:00am Wednesday 15th August 2012
12:00pm Wednesday 11th July 2012
6:00pm Wednesday 13th June 2012
TAYLER Gunn is constantly worried about his weight. He’s cut out cheese, ham and spaghetti from his diet for fear of putting on the pounds. His body mass index is a subject that often comes up often when chatting to his friends and family.
6:00am Wednesday 13th June 2012