Marathon Runner Inquest

The inquest is due to open today into the death of a Leicestershire woman who died while running the London Marathon.

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Claire Squires inquest: 'Drink could have made her heart beat faster'

A consultant at the inquest into the death of 30-year-old Claire Squires who died while taking part in the London marathon says 'performance enhancing drink she took could have made her heart beat faster.'

The performance enhancing ingredient that was in her drink was DMAA.

Claire from North Kilworth in Leicestershire collapsed and died a mile from the finishing line in April last year.

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