Runner's acupuncturist detected irregular heartbeat

An acupuncturist who treated Claire Squires has told an inquest into the London Marathon runner's death that she detected an irregular heartbeat in her client prior to the race.

Stephanie Cernoe said she advised her to see a GP.

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Drinks firm defends stimulant

The makers of an energy drink consumed by marathon runner Claire Squires before she died during the London Marathon have defended the use of a now-banned stimulant.