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Emiliano Sala search team recover body from plane wreckage

Emiliano Sala search team recover body from plane wreckage

Sports
A body has been recovered from the wreckage of the plane which crashed with Cardiff City footballer Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson on board.The Air Accidents Investigation Branch said specialist contractors joined the operation in "challenging conditions".It was carried out in "as dignified a way as possible" and the men's families were kept updated throughout, it said.The wreckage of the plane, which vanished two weeks ago over the English Channel, had been found off Guernsey.The Geo Ocean III, the boat carrying the body, arrived at Portland Harbour in Dorset on Thursday morning.The Piper Malibu N264DB was en route from France to Cardiff, after the 28-year-old Argentine striker made a quick trip back to his former club N...
Fat inside body worse for health, study says

Fat inside body worse for health, study says

Health
Feb. 1 (UPI) -- The fat that poses the biggest danger to a person's health isn't visible outside of the body, but inside of it, a new study says. Exercise and medicine are the most helpful for getting rid of visceral fat, according to a study published Friday in Mayo Clinic Proceedings. "Visceral fat can affect local organs or the entire body system. Systemically it can affect your heart and liver, as well as abdominal organs," said Ian J. Neeland, assistant professor of internal medicine University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and study senior author, in a press release. "When studies use weight or body mass index as a metric, we don't know if the interventions are reducing fat everywhere in the body, or just near the surface." Visceral fats are also known as an "active organ," w...
Hostel security guard arrested after American woman's body found in Costa Rica

Hostel security guard arrested after American woman's body found in Costa Rica

World
A security guard at the hostel where an American woman was staying during her last night in Costa Rica has been arrested in connection with her death, local authorities said Tuesday. Carla Stefaniak was last heard from on Nov. 27, the night before her 36th birthday, her family told ABC News. The Miami resident traveled to Costa Rica on Thanksgiving Day to celebrate her birthday with her sister-in-law, April Burton, but decided to stay an extra day after Burton returned to Florida on Nov. 27, the family said. Late Tuesday, Stefaniak's family confirmed that a body found decomposing in a wooded area about 1,000 feet away from her hostel in San Jose indeed was hers. Bismarck Espinoza Martinez, a 32-year-old Nicaraguan security guard who lived in the room next to Stefaniak's at the hostel, ...
Corrie's Helen Flanagan champions post-baby body in teeny string bikini

Corrie's Helen Flanagan champions post-baby body in teeny string bikini

Entertainment
The Coronation Street actress is currently on maternity leave from the role of Rosie Webster.Helen Flanagan, 28, welcomed her second daughter Delilah Ruby with her fiancé, Celtic footballer Scott Sinclair, 29, in June.Since expanding her family, the starlet has launched her very own maternity lingerie collection, named after her youngest child.Having earned her stripes with a bevy of lingerie-clad photoshoots over the years, Helen has been modelling her new designs herself. Related Articles But Flanagan took a break from showcasing her underwear pieces when she jetted off to Dubai for a sun-soaked break at a luxury hotel.Celebrating her honed bikini body, the Manchester native took to the beach in a plunging, pale blue two-piece.Allowing her toned upper body and washboard abs to ta...
Mental health: How body image pressure for boys has led to rise in hospital cases

Mental health: How body image pressure for boys has led to rise in hospital cases

Health
Getty ImagesThe number of boys being treated in hospital for eating disorders is at a record high.In the last seven years, the number of boys going into hospitals in England, Scotland and Wales has nearly doubled from 235 in 2010 to 466 in 2018. The figures are from the statistics agency NHS Digital.Eating disorders are one of the biggest mental health issues for young people in the UK and while there are more girls going into hospital than boys, the number of boys getting help is rising much faster. Health experts have put the growing numbers down to pressure from social media, but also more awareness about eating disorders may be encouraging boys to come forward to talk about their problems.Experts are also noticing a condition called "bigorexia," that is becoming increasingly common amo...