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Type 2 diabetes: One overlooked but essential part of managing your condition

Type 2 diabetes means a person’s pancreas cannot produce enough insulin to control blood sugar levels. Overtime, rising blood sugar levels can pose serious health risks such as heart disease and strokes. The key to staving off the risks is to lead a healthy lifestyle. The trouble is, getting people to change their ways can… Read More »

Snoring: How to prevent the condition to sleep better according to sleep experts

Most people are likely to snore at some point in their lives but it’s still important to understand why it’s happening and what treatments are available. Snoring occurs more frequently in men and people who are overweight. Snoring is often due to obstructive sleep apnea which is characterised by episodes of interrupted breathing during sleep… Read More »

Father, 23, has a mysterious condition that causes him to vomit EIGHT TIMES a day

Father, 23, who ‘vomits eight times a day’ because of a mysterious condition he’s had for TWO YEARS launches a desperate appeal for experimental treatment to give him a ‘new stomach’ Kurtis Lancaster became unable to keep anything down in July 2017 Has been in and out of hospital for past two years; cause of vomiting… Read More »

Jerusalem syndrome: Spiritual experience or psychiatric condition?

Jerusalem Syndrome: Spiritual experience or psychiatric condition? Medical Mysteries and Marvels: Tourists visiting the city of Jerusalem are experiencing a strange condition that psychiatrists have dubbed ‘Jerusalem syndrome.’ The idea is that the city somehow triggers a reaction where the tourists begin thinking of themselves as historical, religious characters. But health professionals don’t view these… Read More »

Mother was accused of BURNING her sons after a rare condition left them with ‘butterfly skin’ 

Mother, 38, reveals police accused her of BURNING her sons after a rare condition left them with ‘butterfly skin’ Melissa Jaquez has two sons with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa Left the boys with excruciating, blistering skin that meant they could not walk People became suspicious and reported her when they were too ill for school  By Alexandra… Read More »