Caught on camera: The sickening moment teenage yob kicks and stamps on his father”s elderly German shepherd dog Unemployed thug drags dog before standing on it with his full weightGerman shepherd filmed helplessly wriggling underneath 18-year-oldJordan Kearsley, 18, spared jail and banned from owning animals for life
It's the news Popeye's been waiting for: Spinach could help fight off dementia (and carrots and apricots too) Researchers have discovered a link between low vitamin C, beta-carotene levels and dementiaAntioxidant rich fruit and vegetables – such as spinach, carrots and apricots – could help fight dementia | UPDATED: 15:22 GMT, 12 September 2012 It's welcome news for Popeye.
Urban runaround: The “Flintstones” bicycle with no pedals or saddle German inventors say the design could be the ultimate urban transportRiders are held up by a harness. It is a design that is sure to turn heads around town German designers have revealed a bizarre bicycle with no pedals.
Measles cases 'double in a year' following two major outbreaks There are ongoing serious outbreaks in Merseyside and SussexSmall number of cases in travelling communities | UPDATED: 16:23 GMT, 24 August 2012 The number of cases of measles has almost doubled in the past year following two major outbreaks, health officials have revealed.
Is not joining Facebook a sign you”re a psychopath Some employers and psychologists say staying away from social media is “suspicious”. Facebook has become such a pervasive force in modern society that increasing numbers of employers, and even some psychologists, believe people who aren”t on social networking sites are “suspicious.”
Got that Monday feeling It could be social jet lagWeekend lie-ins leave us groggy and slow on MondayThe the longer we lie in, the fatter we're likely to be | UPDATED: 06:52 GMT, 23 July 2012 If you struggled to get out of bed this morning, scientists have come up with a handy excuse – you may be suffering from social jet lag.
So what ingredients really go into a hot dog Read on and you may never want to eat another frankfurterNext month sees opening of a London restaurant specialising in hot dogs and ChampagneCheap hot dogs eaten in excess can be disastrous for a person”s health World Cancer Research Fund recommends people avoid all processed meats
Tree-rings prove climate was WARMER in Roman and Medieval times than it is now – and world has been cooling for 2,000 years Study of semi-fossilised trees gives accurate climate reading back to 138BCWorld was warmer in Roman and Medieval times than it is now
Just what signal a woman gives out remains unclear – but it may involve a wiggle of the hips, say German scientists | UPDATED: 01:17 GMT, 10 July 2012 There IS something in the way that women walk that attracts men, new research has found It seems there really is something in the way she moves.
The ultimate cat scan! 'My kitten alerted me to my cancer because she kept jumping on my breast' I thought my breast was bruised and I didn't think anything else could be wrong A woman claims her pet cat saved her life – by alerting her to her breast cancer when she was just a whisker from death.