End of the diabetes jab? Scientists find insulin-boosting hormone that could do away with daily injections

End of the diabetes jab Scientists find insulin-boosting hormone that could do away with daily injections A newly discovered hormone – betatrophin – could revolutionise the treatment of type 2 diabetesIt could halt the development of the conditionIn mice the hormone was shown to increase the number of insulin-producing beta cells up to 30-fold By Fiona Macrae Science Correspondent PUBLISHED: 16:00 GMT, 25 April 2013 | UPDATED: 23:47 GMT, 25 April 2013 Diabetics could be freed from the need to inject themselves by the development of a once-a-year drug Millions of diabetics could be freed from having to inject themselves several times a day by a once-a-year drug.

Young people who smoke cannabis are more likely to be addicted to cigarettes in later life

Young people who smoke cannabis are more likely to get hooked on cigarettes in later life Exposure to THC, main psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, can increase addictive properties of nicotineCigarettes often considered a 'gateway' to other drugs, but this shows the reverse can be true By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 14:31 GMT, 11 January 2013 | UPDATED: 14:52 GMT, 11 January 2013 Exposure to THC, the main psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, can increase the addictive properties of nicotine Young people who smoke cannabis are also more likely to become addicted to cigarettes – increasing their risk of heart disease and lung cancer.

Botox booster Zytaze: New pill "keeps wrinkles at bay for 30 per cent longer"

Is this the new Botox booster New pill 'keeps wrinkles at bay for 30 per cent longer'Pills contain zinc and an enzyme called phytase which helps the vitamin to be absorbedPack of ten costs 45; zinc supplements cost 8 for 100Manufacturer Eden says cheaper zinc tablets won't have same effectExpert says tablets may work because zinc helps to speed up healing | UPDATED: 21:52 GMT, 8 September 2012 A new pill is promising to make the wrinkle-smoothing effects of Botox injections last for 30 per cent longer.

Vanity Wonder who spent $15,000 on illegal bottom and hip injections reveals she’s lucky to be alive

Woman who spent $15,000 on illegal bottom and hip injections admits she”s lucky to be alive after her obsession could have killed her Vanity Wonder admitted on This Morning she didn”t know what she was injected with the first time she had the procedure

Happy pill that eases the agony of arthritis

The 'happy pill' that eases the agony of arthritis | UPDATED: 07:26 GMT, 24 April 2012 Getting moving again: Doing the Charleston could become a lot easier thanks to a 'happy pill' that is tipped to ease the pain of arthritis A ‘happy pill’ that costs less than a pound a day could help ease osteoarthritis pain.