Six male cancer patients have been told they can claim damages after a hospital freezer broke down and destroyed their frozen sperm.Five said they had psychiatric problems after the freezer tank at Bristol's Southmead Hospital malfunctioned.On Wednesday the Court of Appeal ruled the samples, given after the patients were warned chemotherapy could make them infertile, belonged to the men.The judge Read More »
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The current generation of children faces a far higher risk of cancer later in life due to their unhealthy habits, a specialist has warned.Professor Kathy Pritchard-Jones said western countries should prepare for an "explosion" of weight-related cancers.The president of the European Society for Paediatric Oncology said governments should act now.An estimated 300 million adults worldwide are curren Read More »
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