MPs are urging doctors to stop using ‘body mass index’

MPs urge doctors to ban ‘shaming’ term BMI or ‘body mass index’ amid fears it can harm patients’ self image Doctors should stop using body mass index as a measure of health, MPs say  The MPs instea want medics to adopt a ‘health at every size’ approach  Committee also suggested ‘dangerous’ obesity strategy may make … Read more

Farmers slam Blue Peter for encouraging children to stop eating meat for climate change challenge

Farmers and parents have slammed Blue Peter for encouraging children to stop eating meat after the TV show urged viewers to go vegetarian for a climate change challenge.  The children’s series is offering green badges – similar to the famous blue ones – to youngsters who are environmentally friendly as part of a two-week pledge. Sports … Read more

Alex Salmond’s new Alba Party could STOP Nicola Sturgeon’s SNP gaining an outright majority

Alex Salmond’s upstart pro-independence Alba Party party could ruin Nicola Sturgeon‘s chances of an outright SNP majority in the Scottish parliament election, a new poll suggests today.   The Savanta ComRes poll for The Scotsman predicts the SNP will return 64 MSPs, one short of the 65 needed for a majority. The poll predicts the Alba … Read more

How vaccinations have led Israel to freedom but failed to stop third wave in Chile

Israel, the UK and Chile are all world-leaders in terms of the percentage of their respective populations that have been given at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine.  Israel’s successful vaccination drive has given over 60 percent of its population at least one jab. In the UK, around 47 percent of people have been … Read more

Brian May reveals he didn’t like Queen’s hit Don’t Stop Me Now at first

‘I found it a bit too flippant:’ Brian May reveals he didn’t like Queen’s hit Don’t Stop Me Now at first as he thought Freddie Mercury’s lyrics played down the dangers of AIDS crisis By Amelia Wynne For Mailonline Published: 12:32 BST, 6 April 2021 | Updated: 12:32 BST, 6 April 2021 Brian May has … Read more

Horrifying video shows a 21-year-old woman repeatedly begging a man to stop following her

A young woman has shared her horrifying encounter with a man whom she calls her ‘stalker,’ recording as the older man relentlessly followed her and refused to go away despite her terrified pleas to be left alone. An American TikTok user uploaded video of the frightening experience this weekend, showing a maskless man in casual … Read more

Rihanna dances around as she joins Stop Asian Hate march in New York City with assistant Tina Truong

Rihanna showed her support to the Asian-American community as she joined in on the Stop Asian Hate March in New York City on Sunday. The 33-year-old singer and mogul had a sign in hand as she danced in the streets of the Big Apple to bring awareness toward putting an end to the increased rates … Read more

Gordon Brown tells Nicola Sturgeon to stop ‘petty politicking’ over Scottish independence

Former prime minister Gordon Brown accused Nicola Sturgeon of ‘petty politicking’ over Scottish independence today, telling the First Minister to focus on Covid and nothing else.  In his first major intervention in the Holyrood election campaign the former Labour leader said that the SNP chief should ‘put her constitutional argument to one side and focus … Read more

EWE must be joking! Police stop car for running a red light only to find a live SHEEP in the boot 

EWE must be joking! Police stop car for running a red light only to find a live SHEEP in the boot Leicestershire police said sheep found in Peugeot in Loughborough on Friday  Police are appealing to public for help identifying where the sheep came from The Peugeot also had no insurance and MOT and was consequently … Read more

Line of Duty fans praise Ted Hastings after he’s told to stop chasing H in new trailer

Season six of Line Of Duty has left fans with more questions than answers, with viewers flocking to Twitter to question what exactly is DCI Jo Davidson is up to, whether Kate Fleming has really left AC-12 and who is H? Here, MailOnline examines some of the most prominent fan theories   Kate Fleming HASN’T left … Read more