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Holly Willoughby's weight loss secret finally let slip by celeb pal

Holly Willoughby's weight loss secret finally let slip by celeb pal

Entertainment
This Morning presenter Holly was bombarded with questions regarding her weight last year.Many fans took to social media and commented on the official Holly Willoughby Instagram account, repeatedly asking 'has Holly lost weight?'The Dancing On Ice presenter whipped herself into shape after her most recent pregnancy when she gave birth to her youngest son, Chester, back in 2014.In the past, Holly has admitted to being reluctant to share details of her diet and exercise regime, for fear of focusing too much on body image.INSTAGRAM/ HOLLY WILLOUGHBYTHIS MORNING PRESENTER: Holly Willoughby's weight loss has had everbody talkingHolly Willoughby's sexiest pictures Beautiful and funny This Morning host & Celebrity Juice panelist Holly Willoughby in her sexiest pictures.Holly Willoughby/In...
Study reveals dramatic loss of genetic diversity among Columbia River Chinook salmon

Study reveals dramatic loss of genetic diversity among Columbia River Chinook salmon

Science
Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Genetic diversity helps species survive and adapt to changing environmental conditions. Unfortunately for the Columbia River Chinook salmon, the species has lost nearly two-thirds of its genetic diversity.Scientists at Washington State University collected and analyzed DNA samples from salmon found in the Snake and Columbia rivers. They compared their genome to DNA samples from salmon bones dating to 7,000 years ago.The results -- published this week in the journal PLOS One -- show the salmon has experienced a dramatic decline in genetic diversity.Researchers aren't sure what's driving the decline but believe the arrival of European settlers in the 1800s played a significant role."The big question is: Is it the dams or was it this huge fishing pressure when Europeans arriv...
Holly Willoughby drops jaws as she flaunts weight loss in fitted gown

Holly Willoughby drops jaws as she flaunts weight loss in fitted gown

Entertainment
Holly Willoughby weight loss was on full show in the jaw-dropping gown that clung to her petite frame.The blonde bombshell stunned in the gorgeous sequinned number that showed off her lithe waist and curvy hips.Holly had her hair pulled back in the snap into a sleek up-do, while her make-up was understated apart from a pop of pink lipgloss on her plump pout.INSTAGRAM / HOLLY WILLOUGHBYDAZZLING: Holly wows in sequinned gownITVDANCING ON ICE: Holly when she was a presenter on the hit skating showDancing on Ice’s sexiest contestants See the sexiest Dancing On Ice contestants from over the years.The Celebrity Juice panellist captioned the snap: "Day one of something very exciting today… "This led her 2.7million Instagram followers to question as to whether Holly was hinting at the start o
Hearing loss can challenge relationships

Hearing loss can challenge relationships

Health
THURSDAY, Oct. 12, 2017 -- People with hearing loss face daunting challenges, but so do those who love them, researchers report.Problems with hearing can be socially isolating for everyone involved, the British researchers explained."This is research which reviews the existing evidence we have on the impact of hearing loss on those diagnosed with the condition, as well as those around them," said study leader Venessa Vas, who's with the National Institute of Health Research Nottingham Biomedical Research Center.Vas and her colleagues analyzed more than 70 existing studies investigating the problems faced by people with hearing loss. The studies also examined the issues faced by people who are close to someone with hearing impairments."Hearing loss is a chronic condition that affects the wh...
Girl's sight loss inspires dad's video games

Girl's sight loss inspires dad's video games

Technology
A developer whose daughter became blind set up his own games studio to specialise in titles that are more accessible for people with sight loss.Eighteen-year-old Daisy Lloyd lost her sight completely when she was four due to the eye cancer retinoblastoma, but thanks to her dad, she's able to play video games.Image:JumpInSauceRS is a tablet and smartphone-based space shooter for blind gamersSelwyn Lloyd set up Audazzle with the aim of making games more accessible for blind and visually impaired people."As an art school graduate and being obsessed with how things look, when Daisy became blind I had to rethink what inspired me," said Mr Selwyn."I shut my eyes and started to listen to the world."It was obviously very upsetting when Daisy became blind, but in that moment I realised there was mo...