Red meat nutrient used in weight-loss and muscle-building supplements could cause heart disease

Red meat nutrient used in weight-loss and muscle-building supplements could cause heart disease Government already suggests eating maximum of 2.5oz of red meat dailyHigher consumption linked to bowel cancer and cardiovascular diseaseNow researchers have found link between L-carnitine and heart disease By Nick Mcdermott PUBLISHED: 20:37 GMT, 7 April 2013 | UPDATED: 20:37 GMT, 7 April 2013 Supplement: New research has found a link between red meat compound L-carnitine and heart disease A nutrient abundant in red meat and also sold as a dietary supplement could raise the risk of heart disease.

Children as young as SEVEN are being admitted to hospital with alcohol addiction

Children as young as SEVEN are being admitted to hospital with alcohol addiction 380 children aged 10 or under treated for intoxication over four year period Figures are likely to be higher as 67 NHS trusts did not supply informationOne seven-year-old boy treated was deemed to be 'addicted' to alcoholAffected children often come from homes where alcohol already a problem .

Is your snore a nose whistler, wall shaker, or a pig in a trough?

Is your snore a nose whistler, wall shaker, or a pig in a trough Different snores have different causes – find the treatment that suits yours By Rachel Reilly PUBLISHED: 22:00 GMT, 16 February 2013 | UPDATED: 02:50 GMT, 17 February 2013 Snoring can be a cause of pain, dry mouth and much annoyance for your significant other who has to live with the noise.

Loneliness won"t leave you alone? How mindful meditation can ease your woes

Loneliness won't leave you alone How mindful meditation can ease your woes The practice also boosted immunity in older adults | UPDATED: 10:52 GMT, 25 July 2012 Solitude: Mindfulness helps improve your state of mind say scientists Older adults who suffer from loneliness are at far greater risk of health problems such as heart disease, Alzheimer's and premature death.

Five year old gets haircut for first time: Rean Carter, sick of being mistaken for a girl, demands the chop

Can I have a haircut now please, Mummy Boy, 5, demands to have his 18in-long locks trimmed for FIRST time after getting sick of being mistaken for a girlRean Carter forced to tie hair back in school for “health and safety reasons”He will finally get into the barber”s chair during his Easter holidaysHis brother Regan, 2, has also never had a haircut