Ronaldo accused of promoting £350 fitness sham SIXPAD toning belts

The Juventus forward endorses expensive workout gear for building a muscly physique that scientists say has ‘no scientific benefit’.  Experts fear he is misleading his fan base by promoting £350 toning belts that give the illusion they create bulging biceps and Hollywood abs. Ronaldo is the ambassador for SIXPAD, a Japanese tech company which specialises in ‘electric muscle stimulation’ (EMS) products.  Cristiano Ronaldo has been accused of endorsing a multi-million pound fitness sham for teaming up with Japanese brand SIXPAD They come in the form of training belts that zap currents into muscles after being wrapped around users’ abs, arms and legs.  The Portuguese footballer’s rock-hard six pack is plastered on the firm’s website and flagship store in Westfield Shopping Centre, West London.  But experts have told MailOnline that, while the equipment is effective for recovery, it does nothing for muscle growth. The firm’s futuristic-looking Abs Belt will set you back £350, but experts say it won’t help you build muscle Ronaldo wraps the device around his midriff in one of the company’s glossy, high production TV adverts...

Terrifying moment violent turbulence sends stewardess and her trolley crashing into plane’s ceiling

This is the moment violent turbulence during a flight from Kosovo to Switzerland sent a stewardess and her drinks trolley crashing into the ceiling. Video footage from the ALK Airlines flight from Pristina to Basel on Sunday shows scalding drinks spilling over passengers as the stewardess collides with the interior. A woman can be seen holding her hands together in prayer as searing water from the drinks trolley pours down from her arms.  Passengers shrieked as the plane was buffeted while the pilot tried to offer reassurance over the intercom. The air stewardess can be seen being thrown through the air (left) along with sachets of milk, sugar and scalding water from her drinks trolley, as a man appears to lift up in his seat in the footage (right) Passengers are seen bracing against the seats in front as scalding drinks pour down their arms (left) and a woman prays in terror (right) Seats were torn from the floor, seat belts broke and passengers bled as the aircraft moved vigorously in the air.  The footage was filmed by Mirjeta Basha who said the turbulence began around 30 minutes after takeoff and lasted for at least five minutes. She told Minuten: ‘People started scre...