Firefighters have been called out to help more than 150 overweight people since 2013, prompting calls from the Scottish Liberal Democrats for early intervention to tackle obesity.
5 Fishermen Rescued From Sound Of Mull
Five fishermen have been rescued after their boat capsized.
The St Apollo ran aground in the Sound of Mull at around 3.30am.
The five crew men managed to escape on the vessel's life raft before it capsized and they were then found by an Oban lifeboat team and taken to shore.
No-one was hurt, Stornoway Coastguard said.
A rescue helicopter from Prestwick had been called out to the incident but was stood down when the lifeboat crew found the fishermen.
Gay men will be allowed to donate blood three months after having sex instead of a year under equality reforms announced by the Government.
A fisherman has been pushed into a river by two cyclists who stole his belongings.
The doctor tasked with chairing a Labour study into NHS staffing says the issue is ''undoubtedly'' one of the biggest challenges the health service is facing.
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