Now chocolate can be one of your five-a-day: Scientists create bars without the fat that are made from fruit juice

Now chocolate can be one of your five-a-day: Scientists create bars without the fat that are made from fruit juice Apple, orange and cranberry juice droplets replace half the fat content in the chocolateBars have the same velvety feel as normal bars but a fruity taste, University of Warwick researchers say By Nick Mcdermott PUBLISHED: 18:17 GMT, 7 April 2013 | UPDATED: 07:08 GMT, 8 April 2013 Struggling to get the kids to eat their five-a-day Scientists may well have invented a novel solution that will certainly provide a small boost to their intake – chocolate made with fruit juice.

Pouring granulated sugar on wounds "can heal them faster than antibiotics"

Pouring granulated sugar on wounds 'can heal them faster than antibiotics'Folk medicine from Africa may hold the key to treating wounds that defy modern medicine Sugar draws water from the wound into a dressing which accelerates the healing process By Jenny Hope PUBLISHED: 00:11 GMT, 15 February 2013 | UPDATED: 08:09 GMT, 15 February 2013 According to the study, sugar draws water from the wound into a dressing accelerating the healing process Too much sugar may be bad for the waistline, but it could help doctors heal the sick.

Viagra could help men fight the flab as well as boost their sex life

Viagra could help men fight the flab as well as boost their sex life Drug converts undesirable white fat cells into beige fat which burns calories instead of storing itTests in mice found it could also reduce the risk of obesity complications by tackling inflammation By Claire Bates PUBLISHED: 09:40 GMT, 18 January 2013 | UPDATED: 09:40 GMT, 18 January 2013 Men who have trouble becoming aroused during sex have long relied on Viagra to give them a 'boost'.

The FAT map of Britain: Brummies have the largest waistlines and Brighton boys are the thinnest

The FAT map of Britain: Brummies have the largest waistlines and Brighton boys are the thinnest Men in Birmingham have the biggest waist measurements, followed by those in Belfast and SheffieldWomen in the East Midlands and Northern Ireland largest around the middleNearly every area of the UK has measurement near the 'danger' level for an increased risk of heart disease, cancer, infertility and diabetesFigures follow research which found most men underestimate their waistlines by TWO INCHES | UPDATED: 19:41 GMT, 17 December 2012 Britons' waistlines are getting bigger – and people living in the Midlands are battling the bulge more than the rest of us.

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.

Meryl Streep"s waistline: Secrets of an A-list body

How to get a waistline like Meryl Streep: Secrets of an A-list body We reveal how to get the physiques of the stars. This week, Meryl Streep’s waistline. At the recent premiere for her latest film The Iron Lady, Meryl Streep had a nipped in waist that easily rivalled those of her three glamorous daughters.