New altruists: the hairdresser, plumber and beautician who work for free | Money

Goodwill, it appears, is in high demand. One thing all the altruists I met while researching this article have in common is that they’re on the phone the whole time. Perhaps if mobiles had been around in Robin Hood’s day he would have had one pressed constantly to his lughole. “Marion … yes, love. I’m […]

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Richard Keys denies he left cancer-stricken wife for daughter's friend

Richard Keys denies he left cancer-stricken wife for daughter’s friend

Richard Keys has denied that he left his cancer-stricken wife for a friend of his daughter’s. Former Sky Sports presenter Keys was married to wife Julia for 36 years before their marriage came crashing down amid an alleged affair with Lucie Jones, a 28-year-old lawyer. But Keys has flat-out denied the allegation, claiming the lie […]

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Obese woman who weighed huge 46st says stage 4 cancer diagnosis saved her life

Obese woman who weighed huge 46st says stage 4 cancer diagnosis saved her life

A morbidly obese woman said her life was saved after she lost 35 stone – when doctors were forced to cut off her TONGUE. Jen Costa, 35, piled on 25 stone over 14 years after she suffered injuries in a car crash and gorged on takeaways every day – leaving her tipping the scales at […]

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Five maize flour brands banned over cancer exposure

Five maize flour brands banned over cancer exposure

By BERNARD MWINZIMore by this Author The Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs) on Saturday suspended the licences of five maize millers over the sale of substandard flour, hours before the airing of an NTV investigation that reveals how state regulators have let millers flood the market with maize meal contaminated with high levels of cancer-causing […]

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Katie Price’s battle with rare cancer and why she feared Peter Andre split could spark relapse

Katie Price’s battle with rare cancer and why she feared Peter Andre split could spark relapse

It’s fair to say 2002 was a tough year for Katie Price . That May her eldest son Harvey was born incurably blind and suffering from growth disorder, Prader Willi Syndrome. And worse news was to come when she was given a earth-shattering cancer diagnosis just 11 weeks later. Katie – who then went by […]

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Meru village plagued by cancer calls for more research

Meru village plagued by cancer calls for more research

By DAVID MUCHUIMore by this Author Perched on the hilly tea growing fringes of Nyambene Forest, about five kilometres from Maua town in Meru County, Riaki village stands out as a serene neighbourhood. The cool waters of Kanoro River, which originates from Nyambene Forest, cuts across the village forming two ridges before feeding an expansive […]

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The triple whammy of barriers breast cancer patients face

The triple whammy of barriers breast cancer patients face

Study reveals challenges include long distances to hospital, delayed diagnosis and treatment costs By KIUNDU WAWERU More by this Author Any mention of cancer in Kenya today elicits fear and trepidation. It is discussed in hushed tones from church pulpits to Parliament and slums, and villages to presidential events. It has reached catastrophic levels akin […]

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Shaquille O’Neal’s sister, Ayesha Harrison-Jex, dies of cancer

Shaquille O’Neal’s sister, Ayesha Harrison-Jex, dies of cancer

Source: Adriana M. Barraza/WENN.com / WENN Shaquille O’Neal’s Sister Passes Away From Cancer At Age 40 According to Vibe, the sister of Basketball Hall of Fame center Shaquille O’Neal, has died after a battle with cancer. Ayesha Harrison-Jex, 40, was diagnosed with cancer three years ago. Shaq did not appear on Thursday’s broadcast. Hosts Ernie […]

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Evil husband 'drowned out dying wife's screams with TV' as she sat in own faeces

Evil husband ‘drowned out dying wife’s screams with TV’ as she sat in own faeces

An evil husband who left his wife to die in some of the most squalid conditions imaginable used to drown out her screams by turning the TV up, neighbours have claimed. Richard Wallach, 66, from Toxteth in Liverpool, neglected his 62-year-old wife Valerie so badly that emergency workers found her infested with maggots and flies. […]

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