Diabetes has two main forms, diabetes type 2 and diabetes type 1. They are both caused by problems with the hormone insulin, that is responsible for regulating blood sugar levels. Symptoms of these conditions tend to include needing the toilet regularly, increased hunger and thirst and tiredness. Treatment for diabetes focuses on maintaining blood sugar […]
A RECESSION strikes. Central banks leap into action, cutting interest rates to perk up investment. But what if, as now, there is not much cutting to do, with rates already at or close to zero? In such cases the manual calls for purchases of government bonds with newly printed cash—quantitative easing, or QE—swelling the reserves […]
The newly-imposed ban on Russian media outlets in Ukraine limits freedom of expression and undermines democracy in the country, Rachel Denber, deputy director for Human Rights Watch (HRW) in Europe and Central Asia, said. “The Ukrainian government’s sanctioning of Russian state media outlets is part of a series of measures it has taken that limit […]
Prostate cancer is the most common male cancer in the UK, according to the NHS. The cancer is caused by a tumour developing in the prostate – a small pelvic gland that helps with the production of semen. Prostate cancer symptoms are often difficult to spot during its early stages. If the prostate is large […]
Type 2 diabetes is a condition that causes the amount of sugar in the blood to become too high, according to the NHS. It’s caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin, or the body not reacting to it. Diabetes symptoms can include having cuts or wounds that take longer to heal […]
VITAMIN D deficiency can be damaging to a person’s health – bone and back pain, and fatigue and tiredness, are just some of the symptoms. While the vitamin is best gained via sunlight, how much time should you be spending in the sun every day?
Democracy isn’t exactly foolproof — just ask those sad saps in Riverdale — but here’s hoping America gets it right this time around. RELATED
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Bowel cancer is one of the most common types of cancer to be diagnosed in the UK, according to the NHS. Most people diagnosed with the cancer are over 60 years old. Bowel cancer symptoms include a persistent change in bowel habit, or a persistent abdominal pain. But, the symptoms of bowel cancer can be difficult to spot, […]
BOWEL cancer symptoms include stomach pain, a change in bowel habits, and finding blood in your stool. You could reveal your risk of the cancer by checking your poo after using the toilet. Should a healthy poo sink or float?