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Emotional toll of diabetes 'needs more recognition'

November 14, 2017 4:05 pm0 comments
Emotional toll of diabetes 'needs more recognition'

Many people living with diabetes are struggling with related emotional problems – an issue that needs support and recognition, a charity says. Diabetes UK surveyed 8,500 people about diabetes and how it affected their daily life. Three in five said their condition made them feel down. Of those in employment, […]

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The stars making reality TV more intelligent

November 10, 2017 6:14 am0 comments
The stars making reality TV more intelligent

Reality TV – it’s got a reputation for being full of talentless, fame-hungry young people who want to make a quick buck rather than build a career. But 2017 may be seen as the year that changed all that, thanks to the unexpected stars of shows like Love Island and […]

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Daytime wounds 'heal more quickly'

November 9, 2017 6:33 pm0 comments
Daytime wounds 'heal more quickly'

Wounds heal more quickly if they occur during the day rather than after dark, a study suggests. It found burns sustained at night took an average of 28 days to heal, but just 17 for those that happened in daytime. The team, at the UK’s MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, […]

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Fake WhatsApp app downloaded more than one million times

November 6, 2017 8:22 am0 comments
Fake WhatsApp app downloaded more than one million times

A fake version of the WhatsApp messenger app was downloaded more than a million times from the Google Play Store before it was removed. The app, “Update WhatsApp Messenger”, appeared to have been developed by the firm behind the real program – WhatsApp Inc. According to users on web forum […]

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Brexit: May offers more assurances to EU nationals

October 18, 2017 6:31 pm0 comments
Brexit: May offers more assurances to EU nationals

Theresa May has vowed to make it as easy as possible for EU citizens to remain in the UK after Brexit ahead of a key summit of European leaders. In a Facebook post, the prime minister insisted the application process for settled status would be “streamlined” and the cost “as […]

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Activision Patents System to Make Microtransactions Even More Obnoxious

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Activision Patents System to Make Microtransactions Even More Obnoxious

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Years ago, you would buy a game for an agreed upon amount of money, and that was the end of the transaction. Then, horse armor happened. Paid downloadable content (or “microtransactions”) has only gotten more […]

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Wire star calls for more opportunities for black British actors

September 16, 2017 10:39 pm0 comments
Wire star calls for more opportunities for black British actors

The US star of The Wire has called for more opportunities for black British actors to stop them heading abroad. “They’re going where the work is,” said Clarke Peters, who played detective Lester Freamon in the TV crime drama. “When Britain decides to build up its film industry and compete, […]

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More pregnant women to get Group B Strep treatment

September 13, 2017 12:24 am0 comments
More pregnant women to get Group B Strep treatment

All pregnant women who go into labour too soon should be given antibiotics to protect their baby from a potentially deadly infection called Group B Strep (GBS), say new guidelines. Hundreds of newborn babies a year in the UK catch it. With prompt treatment, most can make a full recovery. […]

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Malbec and More: Exploring Argentina's Fabled Wine Making Heritage

September 12, 2017 12:52 am0 comments
Malbec and More: Exploring Argentina's Fabled Wine Making Heritage

Photo Credit: Wines of Argentina Argentina’s rich wine making heritage dates back to the early 16th century, putting it in an entirely different league than neighboring new-world producers Chile and Brazil. Spanish settlers planted the first specimens of Vitis vinifera in monastic vineyards throughout Argentina’s central, western and northeastern regions. […]

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North Korea preparing more missile launches, says South

September 4, 2017 4:52 am0 comments
North Korea preparing more missile launches, says South

Media playback is unsupported on your device South Korea says it has seen indications that the North is preparing more missile launches, possibly an intercontinental ballistic missile. It said it was strengthening its controversial US-made Thaad missile defence system after the North’s test of a nuclear bomb at the weekend. […]

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