Just one sick person in the office means HALF of the communal surfaces are contaminated by lunchtime

Just one sick person in the office means HALF of the communal surfaces are contaminated by lunchtime Some of the likeliest germ hotspots include doorknobs, photocopier and lift buttons and the office fridgeEmployees far more likely to get ill from touching surfaces rather than someone sneezing near themBut simple interventions such as hand washing, wipes and hand gel can drastically reduce the risk of infection By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 15:57 GMT, 1 February 2013 | UPDATED: 16:43 GMT, 1 February 2013 We've all had that sinking feeling when a stoic colleague turns up to work coughing and sneezing.

Man who abandoned polygamist Mormon cult finds kitten encased in concrete in back yard “as threat from sect leaders”

Warren Jeffs” cult accused of sending kitten BURIED ALIVE in concrete to threaten man who deserted polygamous sect. A man who found a kitten encased in concrete at his home fears it was sent as a threat from a polygamist Mormon sect.

Arsonist Michael Marin, 53, collapses and dies in Phoenix court after being found guilty

Shocking moment a ruined millionaire collapsed and DIED in court after “taking pill” as he was found guilty of torching his $3million home Michael Marin, 53, held head in his hands at court in Phoenix, ArizonaAppeared to put something in his mouth and went into convulsionsFather of four died later in hospital – toxicology tests orderedFire investigators said he had started fire at home in 2009 before escaping down a rope ladder wearing a scuba-diving suit | UPDATED: 19:23 GMT, 29 June 2012 A horrified court room looked on today as a man who had just been convicted of burning down his $3.5 million mansion collapsed and died in front of them.

Mother”s bid to become the fattest human ever at 115 stone… (and she”s marrying a chef to help her)

Supersize mum who dreams of becoming the world’s fattest woman reveals she’s marrying a CHEF. A mother bidding to become the fattest woman in the world has become engaged to marry a chef.

Vaccine that could spare millions the misery and indignity of the winter vomiting bug could be available in just four years

Vaccine that could spare millions the misery and indignity of the winter vomiting bug could be available in just four years [headerlinks] A vaccine that could spare millions the misery and indignity of the winter vomiting bug could be available in just four years.