Type 2 diabetes symptoms: This sign in your gums could indicate poor blood sugar levels

Type 2 diabetes is a condition where the body doesn’t respond to insulin properly. Insulin is a hormone that controls the amount of sugar (glucose) in the blood. The condition is often caused by a person being overweight or obese, but many people won’t realise they have it because symptoms don’t tend to make you […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling soars to hit highest levels since July

The pound has maintained the high levels it struck on Friday through the weekend and into today. The high rate is the best it’s been since July and there could be more growth to come, said experts. The pound is currently trading at €1.139 against the euro, according to Bloomberg. Laura Parsons, currency analyst at […]

Vitamin B12 deficiency: The five best cheeses to boost your B12 levels

Vitamin B12 deficiency occurs when a lack of the vitamin causes the body to produce abnormally large red blood cells which can’t function properly. The body doesn’t produce vitamin B12, so we have to get it through food or supplements. If you have a B12 deficiency and you don’t treat it, it could lead to […]

The grim truth about the male income levels in the US

AP Men have suffered the brunt of the real-wage repression over the past four decades. But the figure doesn’t include capital gains. With investment returns included, the data becomes even more skewed.  Women weren’t so lucky either. But who got the spoils? On the surface, the annual household income data released by the Census Bureau today, looks […]

New strong quake hits Indonesia, levels buildings – reports

Published time: 9 Aug, 2018 06:04 Edited time: 9 Aug, 2018 07:11 The devastated Indonesian island of Lombok was hit by a new shallow earthquake on Thursday, when a 6-magnitude tremor reportedly caused buildings to collapse and people to flee in panic. The quake damaged houses and sent people running into the streets, a spokesperson […]

Diabetes type 1: Drink this much apple juice to help maintain blood sugar levels

Diabetes type 1 sufferers could raise their blood sugar levels by drinking 150 millilitres of apple juice. That’s according to diabetes expert Dr David Cavan, who has over 20 years experience helping people with the condition. “One hundred and fifty millilitres of apple juice contains about 15 grams of sugar,” he told Express.co.uk. “That’s about […]