Alan Titchmarsh health: TV star reveals why he had an operation – what to expect

Alan Titchmarsh, 70, is a national treasure, having spent decades winning over audiences with his warm personality and his passion for nature. In 1997, Alan proved that there was a clear appetite for gardening programmes when he became the presenter on the BBC One television series, Ground Force. The show’s overnight success cemented his reputation as the good-natured gardener, but […]

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Surgeons remove man's 61-pound neck tumor in marathon operation

Man gets 61-pound tumor removed in 33-hour marathon surgery Surgeons in Shanghai remove a 61-pound tumor from a man’s neck and upper back in a 33-hour marathon surgery. A 68-year-old man in China reportedly underwent life-changing surgery to remove a 61-pound cancerous tumor from his neck and upper back earlier this month. The patient, identified as Mr. Tang, had reportedly had […]

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Combination of music and painkillers allows for improved treatment of pain

Music for pain? In various previous studies already investigated the therapeutic effect of music. Researchers found that the combination of music with one of four painkillers a promising Complementary strategy to the pain, allows treatment. In a recent study by the University of Utah, it was found that a combination of music and analgesics is beneficial in the treatment of […]

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Woman, 25, to have pioneering operation to REVERSE early menopause

Cancer survivor, 25, to have a pioneering operation to REVERSE her early menopause triggered by grueling cancer treatment so she can have a second child Adele Stevens will have the surgery ovarian cryopreservation to restore fertility Ms Stevens had an ovary removed before starting chemo for her bone cancer The 25-year-old, from Reading, is desperate to have another child  e-mail […]

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New operation on the NHS will transform life for thousands of men

New operation on the NHS will transform life for thousands of men suffering from a common prostate condition Prostate treatment will end the need for surgery and impotence inducing drugs New UroLift procedure will move an enlarged prostate aside so urine can pass Patients are able to leave hospital the same day and have less risk of side effects  The […]

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