Almost half of ME patients told 'it's all in their head' by docs who don't believe them

ME patients are put off going to A&E for fear their condition won't be taken seriously, new findings suggest. It means the majority of these patients do not receive proper care, findings from Georgetown University Medical Centre said. The study is the first of its kind to look into the treatment of CFS or ME sufferers in A&E departments. It's […]

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Almost 500 civil servants and quango chiefs earn more than Theresa May's £151,451 a year, shocking figures reveal

The number of officials taking home more than Theresa May’s £151,451 a year soared 11 per cent to 489, the Government said. Fat-cat rail bosses topped the salary list with High Speed 2 chief Mark Thurston earning almost £615,000 a year. Twelve public servants earned more than twice as much as the PM and, of these, most were from HS2 […]

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Beams almost retired after injury

Kristen Beams thought long and hard about retirement before committing to return to cricket after a serious Achilles injury that sidelined her for most of the year. The veteran leg-spinner and Melbourne Stars captain needed surgery after she ruptured her right Achilles tendon while batting for local club Essendon Maribyrnong Park late last season. She then lost her Cricket Australia […]

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How Jose Mourinho almost became Barcelona boss a decade ago… before they opted for Pep Guardiola instead

The Special One met Barca hierarchy in 2008 as they were about to dispense with boss Frank Rijkaard and even gave a PowerPoint presentation about how the La Liga side would look under his guidance. The Barcelona board were split over whether to appoint Mourinho, who was on his sabbatical after being axed by Chelsea the year earlier. But the […]

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Noah Centineo Was Almost Cast As This Character in ‘To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before’

Noah Centineo is the perfect Peter in To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before, and Israel Broussard is the perfect Josh. However, their roles were almost switched, according to director Susan Johnson. “When we did chemistry reads, I knew I loved Israel and I knew I loved Noah, but I wasn’t sure who would play which role,” she tells IndieWire. […]

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