Kate Bosman piled on the pounds while on Atkins diet

'I put on weight while climbing Everest': The British coastguard who piled on the pounds while on Atkins diet | UPDATED: 08:22 GMT, 10 July 2012 Karen Bosman struggled to do up her snowsuit after piling on the pounds while on the Atkins diet A woman who went on the Atkins diet to get fit to climb to Everest base camp says she ended up putting on more than a stone while her fellow climbers slimmed down.

It"s fiddly putting in a hearing aid with no fingertips: Sir Ranulph Fiennes faces one of his greatest challenges

It”s fiddly putting in a hearing aid with no fingertips: Sir Ranulph Fiennes faces one of his greatest challenges | UPDATED: 21:08 GMT, 31 March 2012 Over the past few years, Sir Ranulph Fiennes, one of the world’s foremost explorers, has battled a litany of health problems.