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Consuming milk at breakfast lowers blood sugar in diabetics

Consuming milk at breakfast lowers blood sugar in diabetics

Drinking high-protein milk at breakfast can help diabetics keep their blood glucose under control, a study has found. Researchers from the University of Guelph and University of Toronto in Canada showed that a change in breakfast routine may provide benefits for the management of type 2 diabetes. Milk consumed with breakfast cereal reduced […]

Nature's perfect match is breaking down and the reef is in peril

Nature's perfect match is breaking down and the reef is in peril

Updated August 20, 2018 05:13:28 Peel back the veneer and nature is a teeming war zone of many flashpoints. Species compete with their own kind and others for limited resources. In a dog-eat-dog world built upon Darwinian principles and food chain hierarchies, only the fittest survive — and the winners take all. But oases of […]

16 nurses from same Arizona intensive care unit pregnant at same time

16 nurses from same Arizona intensive care unit pregnant at same time

A group of 16 nurses working in the intensive care unit (ICU) of Banner Desert Medical Centre in Mesa, Arizona have astounded co-workers by all becoming pregnant at the same time. The nurses only discovered how many of them were simultaneously expecting children when they all happened to join a Facebook group chat for pregnant […]

Skywatch: See all five "naked-eye" planets this week

Skywatch: See all five "naked-eye" planets this week

Published: 08/18/18 05:52 pm EDT Updated: 08/18/18 06:58 pm EDT You’ll be able to spot some planets if you’re out after sunset or before sunrise this week. On Sunday night Jupiter and Venus will shine brightly after sunset in the southwest. They’ll meet the nearly half-moon and the three will be tough to miss. Jupiter […]

CDC Reports 107 Measles Cases Already This Year, Here Are Potential Outbreak Hotspots

CDC Reports 107 Measles Cases Already This Year, Here Are Potential Outbreak Hotspots

Will signs like this become more and more common? (AP Photo/Amy Forliti, file) Harrison Ford once said in the movie Six Days and Seven Nights, “I decided my life is too simple, I wanna complicate the hell out of it.” Here’s one way to do that. Go against established medical advice. Stop using vaccines that have […]

Bad feelings between Canada and Russia don't matter in space, says astronaut David Saint-Jacques

Bad feelings between Canada and Russia don't matter in space, says astronaut David Saint-Jacques

Space exploration may not quite be the final frontier of cooperation between Canada and Russia — but it’s close. In spite of successive rounds of economic and diplomatic sanctions — as a result of issues such as Russia’s role in Ukraine and Syria — the job of blasting people into orbit has remained remarkably untouched […]

Health officials warn about potential exposure to measles in Arizona

Health officials warn about potential exposure to measles in Arizona

MARICOPA COUNTY, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - State and county health officials are warning Arizonans about potential exposure to measles. An out-of-state visitor with measles traveled to Northern Arizona. That person was potentially contagious from August 6 to 8, 2018. There are currently no cases of measles in Arizona. However, this visitor may have exposed the […]

Hubble Captures 15000 Galaxies In A Single Image, Largest Of Its Kind

Hubble Captures 15000 Galaxies In A Single Image, Largest Of Its Kind

Our universe, which came to be more than 13 billion years ago, is so big that it is difficult to appreciate its true scale. It is still expanding at a rapid pace, forming new stars and galaxies, but just recently, NASA released a photograph giving us a reminder of how puny we are in the […]

Report calls for relaxed rules on vaping so people can use e-cigarettes to quit smoking

Report calls for relaxed rules on vaping so people can use e-cigarettes to quit smoking

Vaping shouldn’t be treated the same as conventional smoking as it’s less harmful and could help people quit, MPs have said. A report by the Science and Technology Committee said that rules around e-cigarettes should be relaxed to help accelerate already-declining smoking rates. The committee called for an urgent review to make it easier for e-cigarettes […]

Study of material surrounding distant stars shows Earth's ingredients 'pretty normal'

Study of material surrounding distant stars shows Earth's ingredients 'pretty normal'

Artists impression of white dwarf star (on right) showing dust disc, and surrounding planetary bodies. Credit: NASA The Earth’s building blocks seem to be built from ‘pretty normal’ ingredients, according to researchers working with the world’s most powerful telescopes. Scientists have measured the compositions of 18 different planetary systems from up to 456 light years […]

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