Olympics spark junk food binge: Sales of fizzy drinks, sweets and crisps surge during the Games

Olympics spark junk food binge: Sales of fizzy drinks, sweets and crisps surge during the Games | UPDATED: 23:04 GMT, 3 September 2012 Supersize rise: Sales of fizzy drinks, sweets and crisps surged as the nation was gripped by the Olympics.

Chemotherapy proposals: Seriously ill cancer patients could face "back to work" tests or have benefits removed

Seriously ill cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy could face “back to work” tests or have benefits removedGovernment report said receiving automatic benefits could “encourage dependency” among cancer patients Thousands of cancer patients undergoing gruelling chemotherapy treatments could be forced to prove they are too sick to work, charities have warned.