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Type 2 diabetes: The best diet to lower blood sugar – should you take supplements?

Type 2 diabetes is a condition in which the body doesn’t respond to the hormone insulin properly, causing a person’s blood glucose level to become too high. It can cause symptoms such as extreme tiredness and blurred vision, but left untreated, it can lead to kidney failure, foot ulcers, heart disease and stroke. Experts say… Read More »

Study links inattentiveness and bad behaviour in kindergarten to lower incomes in Canadian adults

In 1985, a group of kindergarten teachers in Quebec got together at the end of the school year and filled out a series of detailed questionnaires about their students. They rated the five- and six-year-olds’ behaviour on a three-point scale on measures of attentiveness (Does this child have their head in the clouds all the… Read More »

What can cause lower back and testicle pain?

Many people experience lower back pain from time to time. However, lower back pain that occurs along with testicle pain is less common and can indicate an underlying condition that requires medical treatment. In this article, we discuss some possible causes of lower back and testicle pain. We also cover when to see a doctor.… Read More »