Olympics: So THAT"S why the athletes are covered in sticky tape!

So THAT'S why Olympic stars are covered in sticky tape! | UPDATED: 01:20 GMT, 4 September 2012 What is that brightly coloured tape some of the Olympic and Paralympic athletes have been sporting on their bodies It might look like something an electrician would use, but it is, in fact, kinesiology tape — the latest must-have accessory designed to relieve injury.

Can Atkins-style diets raise heart attack risk for women? Eating high levels of protein can increase chance by a quarter

Can Atkins-style diets raise heart attack risk for women Eating high levels of protein can increase chance by a quarter | UPDATED: 16:37 GMT, 29 June 2012 Unbalanced diet: Women with diets low in carbohydrate but high in protein were found to be more at risk from heart attacks Women on the Atkins-style diet could be in danger of heart attacks and strokes later in life, claim researchers.

Hello World": Right-to-die "locked-in" sufferer Tony Nicklinson sends his first Tweet

'Hello World': Right-to-die 'locked-in' sufferer Tony Nicklinson sends his first Tweet The 57-year-old is due to go to the High Court to argue that a doctor should be allowed to lawfully end his life | UPDATED: 16:47 GMT, 14 June 2012 A locked-in syndrome patient has been captured on film tweeting for the first time.