Diabetes: How to measure blood sugar levels – what you must know to stay safe

Diabetes type 1 and type 2 occur due to problems with the hormone insulin, meaning the body can’t maintain its blood sugar levels. Symptoms of the condition include an increased thirst and hunger, and needing the toilet more regularly. Diabetics need to monitor their blood sugar levels regularly to avoid having high blood sugar. If […]

Diabetes type 2 – 41p vegetable could lower your blood sugar levels

Diabetes affects about 3.7 million people in the UK. Around 90 per cent of all diabetes cases are caused by type 2, according to the NHS. The condition is caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin, or the body not reacting to insulin. That makes it more difficult for the body […]

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: Add this orange spice to your diet to control blood sugar levels

Diabetes symptoms can cause serious long-term health problems if left untreated or not treated properly. Signs of the condition can include peeing more than usual, particularly at night, feeling thirsty all the time, feeling very tired, losing weight without trying to, and blurred vision, according to the NHS. The key to managing and preventing diabetes […]

A secret government report uncovered China’s attempts to influence all levels of politics in Australia

Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images A secret report commissioned by Australia’s prime minister found attempts by the Chinese Communist Party to influence all levels of government. The report found the CCP’s interference attempts have been going on for a decade, and described China as the country that is most concerning to Australia. The inquiry was led […]

Another major Mexican company is shutting down some of its operations amid record levels of violence

REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez Violence continues to rise in Mexico, setting several homicide records in recent months. Growing insecurity has started to take a toll on local commercial operations. Some businesses are electing to pull out of parts of the country. Grupo Lala, one of Mexico’s 20 largest private companies, shut down operations at a distribution […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling ‘edges HIGHER’ amid record high UK employment levels

The pound to euro exchange rate has fallen in favour of the sterling currency today, Wednesday 16 May. Pound sterling is converting to €1.1418 according to Bloomberg figures correct at 7:20am this morning. This compares to yesterday, when it stood at the lower value of €1.1355. The day before, on Monday, it converted to the […]

Moog’s Grandmother is a retro-inspired synth for all skill levels

Moog continues to move forward with its line of retro-inspired electronic instruments with a new standalone semi-modular analog synthesizer called Grandmother. The $ 899 unit works all on its own, or can be connected to other sound making devices, like Moog’s Mother-32, which doesn’t have a built-in keyboard. This new Moog standalone synth has a […]

Diabetes type 2: Switch to this colour milk at no extra cost to slash blood sugar levels

As soon as diabetes type 2 symptoms appear, you should see your GP. Diabetes UK estimates that almost 3.7 million people suffer from diabetes in the UK, with 90 per cent having developed type 2 diabetes. People are more at risk of developing the condition if they are overweight, have high blood pressure or have […]