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Covid can infect cells in pancreas that make insulin, research shows | Diabetes | The Guardian

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Covid-19 can infect insulin-producing cells in the pancreas and change their function, potentially explaining why some previously healthy people develop diabetes after catching the virus. Doctors are increasingly concerned about the growing number of patients who have developed diabetes either while infected with coronavirus, or shortly after recovering from it. Various theories have been put forward to explain this increase. One is that the virus infects pancreatic cells via the same ACE2 receptor found on the surface of lung cells, and interferes with their ability to produce insulin – a hormone that helps the body to regulate levels of glucose […]

Tucker Carlson: Christianity is dying and being replaced by cult of coronavirus | Fox News

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‘Tucker Carlson Tonight’ host reveals how American leaders have become obsessed with worshipping Dr. Fauci. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Is God dead? That’s the question that Time Magazine famously asked way back in 1966 when Time Magazine mattered. The answer then and now is no, God is not dead, but a lot of the people who believed in him are dead. Turns out not so long ago this was an enthusiastically Christian country. As recently as 2009, 77% of Americans told pollsters they consider themselves to be believing Christians. Then in just 10 years, over the […]

Coronavirus: 53 cases of new R.1 variant detected in California. Here’s what to know about the mutated COVID strain – ABC7 Los Angeles

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The R1 variant is a new strain of COVID researchers are keeping a close eye on. The CDC identified “multiple spike protein mutations” in this variant. This content was originally published here.

10 Best Fruits for a Diabetes-Friendly Diet | StethNews

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One of the popular diabetes myths is that fruits should be avoided when you want to keep your blood sugar level within the normal range. This is not true and, in fact, according to the American Diabetes Association (ADA), many fruits are actually good for those who have diabetes. These fruits are packed with vitamins, minerals, and nutrients such as fiber which can regulate blood sugar levels and thus keeps you from getting type II diabetes. Moreover, fiber can make you feel full, repressing unhealthy cravings and inhibiting overeating. Nevertheless, just like any other food, you should eat these fruits […]

UNC-Wilmington student declared brain dead weeks after testing positive for coronavirus’ :: WRAL.com

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By Leslie Moreno, WRAL multimedia journalist Wilmington, N.C. — Tyler Gilreath had just moved into his new dorm room at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and was about to start his junior year of college. Three days after moving in, his mother, Tamra Demello, said Gilreath called her saying he tested positive for coronavirus. Demello said her son wasn’t vaccinated and wasn’t planning on getting the shot when he was diagnosed with the virus. “He said, ‘Oh, Mom, if I get sick, for young people, it’s no big deal. You have it a couple days, and you get […]

Norway Celebrates End of Coronavirus Restrictions

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The people of Norway celebrated the end of coronavirus restrictions on Sunday after an abrupt announcement from the prime minister. According to the Associated Press (AP) the celebrations in some of Norway’s biggest cities that police were deployed not to punish people for wearing masks but to quell the “dozens of disturbances and violent clashes” as people piled into the streets, bars, restaurants, and nightclubs. Rowdy celebrations by hundreds of citizens across Norway started Saturday afternoon and lasted until the early hours of Sunday. Police said unrest was reported in several places, including in the southern city of Bergen and […]

How I Lost 120 lbs, Cured My Diabetes, & Avoided a Lung Transplant – Center for Nutrition Studies

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How I Lost 120 lbs, Cured My Diabetes, & Avoided a Lung Transplant By Kate McGoey-Smith, DipNrsg, MSW, RSW You know what it is like because you live it every day. Work, kids, meals, homework, housework, and it is a repeat cycle of “busy” until the weekend. Weekends are just as jam-packed until they are broken by Mondays, and the weekday cycle of activity begins all over again. Life is very full with three kids going through the turbulent times of grade school, junior high and high school, each needing attention for any number of tween and adolescent crises. Then […]

‘A bit of a mystery’: why hospital admissions for Covid in England are going down | Coronavirus | The Guardian

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In early September, outbreak modelling for the government’s Sage advisers showed Covid hospitalisations had the potential to soar. If people rushed back to work and resumed all the socialising they had put on hold, the number of daily admissions in England could peak at 7,000 within six weeks. It was, in effect, a worst-case scenario, barring a dramatic waning of immunity or a troublesome new variant. The optimistic scenario looked very different. Assuming a more gradual return to normality, the modelling had daily Covid hospitalisations rising slowly and slightly, topping out at nearly 2,000, before falling again in November. Now, […]

DHS Secretary: We Did Not Test Haitian Migrants for Coronavirus

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Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas confirmed Friday that Haitian migrants crossing the Southern border were not tested for coronavirus before they were released into the United States. “We did not test that population of individuals,” Mayorkas said when asked by reporters about the possibility of migrants contracting the virus in the makeshift camp under the bridge in Del Rio, Texas, that held over 15,000 migrants last week. Mayorkas spoke about the migrant crisis during an appearance at the daily press briefing at the White House. He said that DHS officials set up medical tents with 150 medical professionals […]

Increase Blood Platelets, Kill Cancer, Heal Ulcers And Control Diabetes With Papaya Leaf Juice

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It is notable that Christopher Columbus called ecclesiastical “heavenly natural product”. This like natural product draws from southern Mexico and Central America however prevails in most tropical regions. Papaya is most regularly utilized for making juices and servings of mixed greens or pastries. It has certain restorative properties because of its rich nourishing arrangement, and in the article beneath discover what it is. Papaya leaf might be the most impeccable piece of this “radiant organic product”. The most ideal approach to devour them is positively to savor the type of tea. They can likewise be found in containers and powder. […]