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Common vaccine may protect children from developing type 1 diabetes

Rotavirus is the most common cause of severe diarrhoea in young childrenPhanie / Alamy Stock Photo By Chelsea Whyte Rotavirus vaccine may protect children from developing type 1 diabetes. In Australia, the vaccine for rotavirus – the most common cause of severe diarrhoea in young children – was added to routine early-childhood immunisations in 2007.… Read More »

Diabetes type 2 warning – the nuts you should AVOID or risk high blood sugar

Diabetes affects almost four million people in the UK, with around 90 per cent of all cases being caused by type 2 diabetes. It’s caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin, or the body not reacting to insulin. Making some small diet or lifestyle swaps could help to lower your chances… Read More »

Type 2 diabetes symptoms: Four toilet habits that could indicate you have the condition

Type 2 diabetes is common in the UK and is usually the result of a person being overweight or obese. The condition can lead to serious health complications if left untreated, such as a heart attack, so recognising the symptoms as early on as possible is very important. The NHS notes symptoms such as feeling… Read More »