Tag Archives: diabetes

Google Develops Contact Lens for Diabetics

Google has developed a contact lens that continually monitors blood glucose and insulin levels in diabetics.

Diet Soda Increases the Risk of Diabetes.

Yet another study confirms what people have been saying for ages: Stop drinking diet soda. Like, right now. Drinking just one 12-ounce can of an artificially sweetened fizzy drink per week can increase your risk of Type 2 diabetes by 33 percent, French researchers found. And given that most people don’t stop at a single […]

Hemp Can Repair DNA!

by Becca Wolford, Contributing Writer Did you know that DNA can be damaged…and repaired? DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) is the hereditary material found in humans, animals, and organisms. DNA is in every cell in our bodies. Each cell’s nucleus has DNA, which is rolled into structures that are our chromosomes (23 pairs). “ Most genes contain […]