Real Life

Real Life Depressed woman survived shooting herself in the head and now helps other trauma victims

WARNING - GRAPHIC IMAGES: Christen McGinnes, 48, made the fateful decision to end her own life with a shotgun eight years ago, but she survived – and found a new purpose… More

Real Life Woman reveals heartbreaking reality of life as a carer for her husband with rare cancer

Julie Wiltshire, 68, is caring for her husband through his cancer. She shares what it's really like to have your life shattered by illness More

Real Life Pregnant bride lured to her death on wedding day by school friend - who cut her baby from her womb

Two women were preparing to be mums, but there was only one baby… More

Real Life Mum with incurable cancer was conned out of £1,000 while booking 'final family trip' through Airbnb

Sue Baker, who has terminal cancer, says the firm have REFUSED to refund the cash she lost in hoax More

Real Life Nurse given a year left to live says he will use time he has left to stop Tories 'killing' our beloved NHS

David Bailey, who has been working as a nurse for 35 years, is still working despite undergoing chemotherapy More

Real Life 'We were watching her die in front of us': Mum tells how exam stress led to daughter's gruelling battle with anorexia

Amanda Harris, 45, says Grace stopped eating and her weight dropped to just 4st 3Ibs as eating disorder took its toll More

Real Life Brave aspiring make-up artist refuses to let her feeding tube hold her back as she glams it up in amazing looks

Emily Jones has to use the feeding tube but she uses it to create some amazingly glamorous looks More

Real Life Pride of Britain winner Jake Coates whose wife died of cancer reveals heartbreaking decision to end surrogacy journey 'indefinitely'

Emmy Coates died in June just 18 months after being diagnosed with thyroid cancer and before she had the chance to make her dream of becoming a mother come true More

Real Life Mum catches 'bitchy' friend of 20 years saying she looks 'hideous' in group Whatsapp chat

It's highlighted how sometimes, we really need to break up with certain friends More

Real Life Hungry Greggs customer outraged after being served an 'UNCOOKED pie' with ingredients soggy and runny

Greggs apologised for the distress caused but said the company is confident all “relevant quality checks were adhered to” by staff More

Real Life Mystery of dead millionaire covered in wax and why the Government ordered his murder trial be held in secret

When Wang Yam was convicted of Allan Chappelow’s murder his trial was the first in modern British history to be held in private. More than 10 years later, he is still protesting his... More

Real Life Boy battling condition so rare doctors can't diagnose it was 'just 48 hours from death and doesn't feel pain'

Alfie Hall has been examined by a "long queue" of doctors after at times being unable to walk, eat or even feel pain More

Real Life Dad's heartbreaking message to daughters he knows he'll never get to see grow up

Steve Durrant only has a few years to live because of a brain tumour and has started filming messages for his two young daughters who don’t know their dad may not be around by the time... More

Real Life Teen's heartbreaking text to mum after being mercilessly bullied over outfit at school

Bailey was so upset she asked her mum to bring her a change of clothes to school More

Real Life Worried son's words inspired 23 stone recluse to shed half his bodyweight and become a monster in the gym

David Aguilera used to have a terrible diet and ballooned in weight till he was ashamed to go out but then More

Real Life Distressed mum seeks help for postnatal depression from doctor - so they called the police

It took Jessica Porten four months to get the appointment she so badly needed, and she was subjected to a long ordeal More

Real Life Serial killer ground prostitutes into mince and sold them to the police who were hunting him

Serial killer Robert Pickton killed 49 women at his isolated farm and fed some to his pigs and some to butcher's shop customers More

Real Life Selfless surrogate mum gives birth to baby number SIX but refuses to take a single penny from family

Becky Harris, 30, first gave the couple a child in 2012 but thought they were such good parents she offered them another child last year as a 'free gift' More

Real Life How to pick the right nursery for your child? A dad gives his top tips

When you have to go to work often the best childcare option is a nursery but it can be a nightmare deciding which is a good one More

Real Life Poignant meaning behind details in pregnancy announcement of mum who battled infertility for 5 years

Emily Jade O'Keeffe said she would go through it all again More