Diabetes

Human pancreas on a chip opens new possibilities for studying disease

4 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Scientists created human pancreas on a chip that allowed them to identify the possible cause of a frequent and deadly complication of cystic fibrosis called CF-Related...
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Nestle Finds a New Method for Making Chocolate Without Adding Sugar

6 hours ago   |   Fortune

Nestle SA has found a way to create chocolate without adding any sugar, relying on leftover material from cocoa plants for sweetening as consumers look for natural and...
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Is Your Heartbeat Off, or Blood Sugar High? On the Road, You Can Keep Track

20 hours ago   |   NY Times

Travelers with heart conditions, diabetes and epilepsy can check on themselves - even report to their doctors - with new devices and apps.
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Drinking Coffee May Help Activate the Body's Fat-Fighting Defenses

Drinking Coffee May Help Activate the Body's Fat-Fighting Defenses

3 days ago   |   Psych Central

Coffee lovers everywhere can rejoice once again, as scientists may have found yet another reason to continue enjoying a morning cup of joe. A new U.K. study suggests that...
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Bernie Sanders plans trip to Canada with group seeking cheaper insulin

4 days ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - American presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders said on Thursday that he would soon be coming to Canada with a group of diabetics to buy cheaper insulin.
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Understanding how the mTOR complex comes together

5 days ago   |   Science Daily

Learning more about the mTOR complex and how it works is a stepping stone for others who might look for cancer therapies or ways to help treat diabetes and other diseases.
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Impaired learning linked to family history of Alzheimer's

5 days ago   |   Science Daily

Adults with a first-degree relative with Alzheimer's disease perform more poorly on online paired-learning tasks than adults without such a family history, and this impairment...
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A tale of two proteins: The best and worst of metabolic adaptation

8 days ago   |   Science Daily

The Developmental Origins of Health and Disease hypothesis states that the nutritional environment in early life makes people susceptible to lifestyle-related diseases, such as...
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Researchers map crystals to advance treatments for stroke, diabetes, dementia

11 days ago   |   Science Daily

A team of researchers have mapped the crystal structure of a protein called 'mitoNEET' and pinpointed how a drug latches on it.
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Tiny change has big effects, reverses prediabetes in mice

11 days ago   |   Science Daily

A small chemical change - shifting the position of two hydrogen atoms - makes the difference between mice that are healthy or that have insulin resistance and fatty liver...
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'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

Chance the Snapper, as he came to be known, had been on the loose in the park for almost a week - forcing a partial shutdown of the site. Read more ...

Netflix has cut graphic suicide scene from first season of '13 Reasons Why'

Netflix has cut graphic suicide scene from first season of '13 Reasons Why'

The scene - and some other aspects of the series - drew criticism from mental health experts who have said it might pose a risk for young people struggling with mental health... Read more ...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's chokehold death

The Department of Justice won't bring civil rights or criminal charges against NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner, a source familiar with the case told Read more ...

DOJ Won't Charge New York City Police Officer In Eric Garner's Death

DOJ Won't Charge New York City Police Officer In Eric Garner's Death

Daniel Pantaleo will not face federal civil rights charges in a death that prompted a national outcry. Read more ...

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

The man pleaded not guilty during a Monday morning arraignment. Read more ...

Trump said 'I don't have a Racist bone in my body' as he slammed criticism...

Trump said 'I don't have a Racist bone in my body' as he slammed criticism of his racist tweets

President Donald Trump on Tuesday continued to reject criticism of a series of racist tweets he sent out on Sunday. On Twitter, the president said: "Those Tweets were NOT... Read more ...

Relive the Apollo 11 launch 50 years later

Relive the Apollo 11 launch 50 years later

The Apollo 11 mission - in which humans first walked on the moon - turns 50. Watch the televised moment that an estimated 650 million Earthlings witnessed on July 16, 1969... Read more ...

Explosion destroys home in Southern California, kills worker

Explosion destroys home in Southern California, kills worker

A worker was killed and another was injured in a gas explosion that destroyed a home, a company said. Read more ...

8 of the surviving Apollo astronauts got together for the 50th anniversary...

8 of the surviving Apollo astronauts got together for the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, and Buzz Aldrin's outfit stole the show

Eight astronauts from various Apollo missions gathered together in March to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first manned moon landing , which took place July 20... Read more ...

Your daily 6: One man with 1,000 guns, targeted congresswomen fight back and...

Your daily 6: One man with 1,000 guns, targeted congresswomen fight back and beware of 'meth gators'

Also in the news this Tuesday: Judge wants $14 million for neo-Nazi trolling victim and man accused of killing teen girlfriend and posting photos of her body. Read more ...