3,000 patients may have died needlessly in just one year at the 14 hospital trusts being investigated over death rates

3,000 patients may have died needlessly in just one year at the 14 hospital trusts being investigated over death rates Blackpool Teaching Hospital Trust had 410 more deaths than expected Officials say data is ‘experimental’ and figures only act as ‘smoke alarm’NHS England said trusts in question would be visited by a team of experts . The trusts had a combined total of almost 1,500 more deaths than expected in 2011 to 2012 – according to the figures.

Blogging vicar"s underwear shot upsets parishioners: Reverend John Wiseman caused controversy with the Movember posting

Vicar faces wrath of parishioners after posting picture on blog of man in boxer shorts examining his privates to raise awareness of men's health issues Reverend John Wiseman posted snap of a man in underwear for Movember Upset parishioners claimed children could view the 'inappropriate' posting Churchman says he wanted to highlight issues 'men don't speak about' | UPDATED: 19:12 GMT, 4 December 2012 The Reverend John Wiseman probably thought he was doing God's work by discussing men's health issues on his blog. But his decision to show men how to examine their privates using a suggestive snap of a man wearing just his boxer shorts outraged parishioners at Sketty Methodist Church, Swansea

Why older people are more susceptible to fraud: Area of the brain that deals with trust is less active in pensioners

Why older people are more susceptible to fraud: Area of the brain that deals with trust is less active in pensioners | UPDATED: 01:39 GMT, 4 December 2012 Age-related changes to the brain could make pensioners more susceptible to fraud, scientists say. They have found that an area of the brain that helps us work out who can be trusted is less active in older men and women