NHS to stop 17 routine operations from removing tonsils to varicose vein surgery as it now says they are 'useless' as IVF slashed

NHS to stop 17 routine operations from removing tonsils to varicose vein surgery as it now says they are 'useless' as IVF slashed

An initial list including removing tonsils and varicose vein surgery has been drawn up by NHS England in a bid curb outdated treatments. Patients are set to be told they have a responsibility to the Health Service not to demand futile surgery…

17 states sue Trump administration over family separations

17 states sue Trump administration over family separations

Seattle: Seventeen US states have sued over the federal government's controversial policy of separating undocumented children from parents, intensifying an ongoing legal fight just hours after President Donald Trump scored a major victory on his travel ban. A complaint calling the policy unconstitutional…

Chilling moment dying boy, 17, is seen breathing underneath a sheet placed over him by paramedics who wrongly believed he was already dead

Chilling moment dying boy, 17, is seen breathing underneath a sheet placed over him by paramedics who wrongly believed he was already dead

Erin Carey, 17, was lying under the sheet for more than 15 minutes before onlookers spotted him moving and first-aiders began giving CPR, reports in the US said. Erin, who had been shot a number of times in the head, was transported…

Green Guide letters: May 17, 2018

Green Guide letters: May 17, 2018

Thanks, Think Tank We love Think Tank and find it relaxing while preparing our meals. The show now has more humour and spontaneity between Paul and his Think Tank guests – and it's family viewing. If I were still raising children, I'd…

Man, 25, enrolled at a high school as a 17-year-old

Man, 25, enrolled at a high school as a 17-year-old

Man, 25, posed as 17-year-old student to relive basketball glory at Dallas high school – and even dated 14-year-old student – before coach from his old school busted him Sidney Bouvier Gilstrap-Portley, 25, attended Dallas area high schools for nine months, pretending…

17 Summer Movies We Can't Wait to See

17 Summer Movies We Can't Wait to See

“Life of the Party” is this weekend’s biggest release, but there is so much more comedy, action, adventure and drama coming down the pipeline. The biggest movie of the year, "Avengers: Infinity War," already devastated audiences, but summer movie season is just…

17 Athletes Who Have Actually Dated Cheerleaders

17 Athletes Who Have Actually Dated Cheerleaders

Is there anything more American than a cheerleader falling in love with the star athlete? It seems like something out of a movie— totally unrealistic, right? Well, that’s where you’re wrong! This has, in fact, happened in real life on more than one…

The Flash recap: Season 4, Episode 17

The Flash recap: Season 4, Episode 17

The Flash After a month away, The Flash returned tonight with a perfectly pleasant episode. There was nothing glaringly or frustratingly wrong with the hour, but it wasn’t the most exciting one either. “Null and Annoyed” was a very soft return. Since…

Braless schoolgirl, 17, said she felt ‘bodyshamed’ after being ordered to cover her nipples by teachers because she was ‘distracting boys’ in her loose T-shirt

Braless schoolgirl, 17, said she felt ‘bodyshamed’ after being ordered to cover her nipples by teachers because she was ‘distracting boys’ in her loose T-shirt

Lizzy Martinez, 17, was left sobbing after staff at Braden River High School in Brandeton, Florida, told her breasts were “distracting the boys.” The teen was singled out on Monday because she was not wearing a bra underneath a long-sleeve Calvin Klein…