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Cuba rebukes Obama's call for change but will nix dollar tax

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cuba's government offered a rebuke Thursday of President Barack Obama's plans to use his upcoming visit to promote change on the island, even as it took a long-sought step to lift a penalty on converting U.S. dollars. The White House stood firmly behind Obama's plans to deliver a …

Cuba

61-year-old diabetic Surendra Rajput does not need insulin any more thanks to Yoga!

Google reveals smart contact lens prototype designed to aid diabetics

Google unveils a contact lens that monitors glucose levels in tears, something millions of diabetics currently have to draw their own blood to check<p>The lenses use a minuscule glucose sensor and a wireless transmitter to help those among the world's 382m diabetics who need insulin keep a close watch …

Smartwatches

Metformin: Side Effects and Precautions

Most people who are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes are given a prescription for metformin – and for a good reason. It’s a cheap, effective generic …

Diabetes

The best of Gamescom 2013 in pictures - Telegraph

11 ways to waste time at work online

No one wants to be in work concentrating on a Friday afternoon, so Daniel Johnson takes you through some of the endless possibilities for wasting time online.<p>Nearly half of us waste time in work on a Friday and 27% waste most time between 3pm and 5pm, according to a survey of 1,000 people by …

Finally, Some Actual Stats on Internet Porn

Everyone "knows" how big internet porn is, when compared to industries like TV, movies and everything else. But how big is it <i>really</i>? Online MBA …

10 Things Everyone Hates About Sex

1. Guys who pass out directly after orgasm.<p>No one is saying that this is a marathon. Obviously there are times where you are just going to need to …

Endurance Training Without Injury

<b>Don't Go For Both Distance and Speed Right Away</b><br>Trying to go longer and faster simultaneously is a dangerous combination, says Newby-Fraser. Nix that idea. Instead, focus first on building up your distance. "Step one is slowing down a little bit to make it sustainable," says Newby-Fraser. Once your …

Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches<p>Sayonara, situps! Kick your abs workout into overdrive by trying one of these killer tummy-toning moves.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that …

FYI: Why Is It Funny When A Guy Gets Hit In The Groin?

Shouldn’t we feel sorry for the victims of painful physical humor?<p>"Tragedy is when I cut my finger," the Mel Brooks adage goes. "Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die." Or when a guy gets hit in the groin.<p>In real life, we don't usually find another person's pain so hilarious, but in …

LED WATCHES & LCD WATCHES

Speedometer Analog Watch<p>Geomesh LED Watch<p>Rogue Touch LCD Watch<p>Radioactive LED Watch<p>Seven LED Watch<p>C Version Gunmetal LED Watch<p>Q Version LED …

Mutewatch at Dezeen Watch Store

<b>Dezeen Watch Store:</b> the popular touch-screen Mutewatch is now available in three new colours - and Dezeen Watch Store is one of the first retailers …

Gnocchi with Mushrooms and Gorgonzola Sauce

The earthy flavor of mushrooms is offset by a luscious Gorgonzola cheese sauce. It is important not to substitute another type of blue cheese in this dish; the creamy quality of genuine Gorgonzola is necessary for the best results.

Gorgonzola

Nike+ FuelBand vs Fitbit Tracking: Spring 2013 Update

Here at QS Labs we’ve been curious about the differences between two of the most popular devices among self-trackers: The Nike+ FuelBand and the …

Comparing Wearables: Fitbit Flex vs. Jawbone Up and More

“Which is better, the FuelBand or the Up?” “What do you think about the Fitbit Flex?”<p>I’ve been hearing questions like these a lot lately. Wearable …

Low-calorie diet offers hope of cure for type 2 diabetes

People who have had obesity-related type 2 diabetes for years have been cured, at least temporarily, by keeping to an extreme, low-calorie, diet for …

Should I Test My Blood Sugar If I'm Prediabetic?

Prediabetes (also known as impaired glucose tolerance) is a term used to describe high blood sugar levels that are not yet high enough to be …

Diabetes: For some misery, for others an opportunity

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>What do they say – one man’s trash is another man’s gold! A growing number of startups are looking at the growing incidence …

Celebrities with Diabetes

15 Celebrities with Diabetes<p>25.8 million Americans have diabetes. And celebrities are no exception. Here's how 15 diabetic celebrities keep their blood sugar in check.<p>Getty Images<p>Halle Berry<p>The Oscar-winning actress was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age 22 after slipping into a weeklong coma. …

Clinical Tools, Patient Education, & Outreach | NIDDK

Find NIDDK provided patient education and outreach materials; practice tools for diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions; and statistics …

5 Great Valentine's Day Gifts for People with Diabetes

Buying the typical chocolates and heart-shaped gifts for a person with diabetes isn’t always the best way to say “I love you” on Valentine’s Day. …

2013 Diabetes Product Review

No one reviews the immense number of diabetes products, technology, and treatments better than Diabetes Forecast magazine. In their 2013 product …

Making Choices in Life with Diabetes

(Because not everybody loves an artichoke)<p><i>“The choice may be wrong, the choosing was not.”</i> <i><br>Move On From SUNDAY IN THE PARK – Stephen Sondheim</i><p><b>Being</b> …

Questions to Ask Before Choosing Bariatric Surgery

Are you considering bariatric surgery? There are many different procedures to choose from, like gastric bypass, lap band or the new belly balloon …