Scientists have edged one step closer to a major treatment for (and possibly cure for) type 1 diabetes. A UCSF team has claimed it’s the first to turn human stem cells into the mature, insulin-producing cells that type 1 patients don’t have. The key was to acknowledge a reality in the development of islets, or […]
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HOT WATER bottles are a cheap and effective way to keep warm during the winter months. But holding one close to skin for long periods of time could lead to a skin condition, and even cancer.
HIGH blood pressure symptoms can include severe headaches, having a pounding chest pain, and difficulty breathing. But you could be at risk of ‘sudden death’ if you have this sign of uncontrolled hypertension signs in your voice.
VITAMIN D deficiency will affect lots of people this winter, as we struggle to get our daily dose of the ‘sunshine vitamin’. Health experts advise everyone take a vitamin D supplement in the winter in order to prevent deficiency. But how do you know if you are deficient? There is one common feeling in the […]
TYPE 2 diabetes causes a person’s blood sugar to become too high and one of the top causes is poor diet and exercise. One of the best ways to prevent the condition is to follow a healthy eating plan – which includes drinking a certain juice.
Naomi Osaka has shown moments of invincibility on her way to the final of the Australian Open, but she let the world in on a sore spot she’s always carried in her post-match press conference. Still beaming after qualifying for her first Australian Open final, the 21-year-old let her guard down in a lighthearted press […]
Cruise ships sail far and wide, from European destinations such as France and Germany to more exotic locations like the Caribbean. Cruises these days offer a host of luxuries, including onboard zip lining and water parks. But no matter how big or how opulent a cruise ship is, things can still go wrong. Brandon Presser […]
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Nicola Zolin January 21, 2019 Share this article In Italy’s Calabria region, Nicola Zolin charts the rise and fall of a depopulated town, and the mayor who welcomed refugees with open arms and built a special kind of utopia in the process. It’s as if time has stopped. It’s August 2015 and, on this sunny […]