Diabetes: Deep-sea diving tank combined with stem cells to treat condition

Deep-sea diving tank combined with injections of a patient's own stem cells to treat diabetes By Roger Dobson PUBLISHED: 03:48 GMT, 12 March 2013 | UPDATED: 04:38 GMT, 12 March 2013 Sitting in a diving chamber may be a new treatment for type 2 diabetes, the most common form of the condition.

Having trouble sleeping? Eat more vegetables and ditch chocolate, tea and alcohol, finds new study

Can't sleep Ditch the fry up, tuck into a salad and glug plenty of water Study finds eggs and fatty meats cause lack of sleepA lack of sleep can be attributed to an unbalanced dietThose who ate the most calories had the least sleep By Emily Payne PUBLISHED: 17:46 GMT, 18 February 2013 | UPDATED: 17:52 GMT, 18 February 2013 Scientists have discovered a direct link between what we eat and how well we sleep at night.

Couples who are faithful are more fertile than those who stray

Couples who are faithful are more fertile than those who stray (at least if you're a monkey)Those who remain faithful produce 25% more offspringBirth rate difference could be down to the time it takes for new couples to get to know one anotherHaving a steady partner also reduces stress on mother By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 10:50 GMT, 25 January 2013 | UPDATED: 14:01 GMT, 25 January 2013 Couples who stay true to each other are more fertile than those who stray, new research has found.

Missing just two hours of sleep can erase memories for ever

Yet ANOTHER reason why sleep is so vital – missing even two hours a night can erase memories for ever Just two hours of missed sleep is enough to stop the brain from laying down and storing memoriesReplay of our memories while we are asleep is essential for their proper storage in the brain | UPDATED: 17:16 GMT, 16 October 2012 If you sleep badly tonight, you may have no recollection of reading this tomorrow.

Light up my life: Brianna, nine, has to spend 12 hours every day under bright blue lamps to beat rare liver disease

Into the blue: Girl, 9, with rare liver disease has to sleep under bright lampsBrianna Minnich, from Whitehall, Pennsylvania, has Crigler-Najjar syndromeOnly around 200 patients in the world suffer from the rare diseaseIllness causes dangerously high levels of bilirubin – a waste product from the blood usually broken down the liver – that the UV rays help to lower | UPDATED: 16:07 GMT, 10 October 2012 A schoolgirl has to spend up to 12 hours a day under a bright blue ultra violet light to prevent her skin from turning yellow because of a rare liver condition.

Want to look more manly? Shave your head, as study reveals bald men are seen as more dominant

Want to look more manly Shave your head, as study reveals bald men are seen as more dominant | UPDATED: 11:43 GMT, 1 October 2012 It”s a problem that has always plagued men, but there is an upside to hair loss according to new research which has found bald men appear tougher and more powerful than others.

Baldness cure which reverses genetics could be on the market in two years

Baldness cure which reverses genetics could be on the market in two years Protein which stops hair follicles maturing found by scientistsThe team behind the discovery is in talks with drugs companies which may put a cure on the market in two years

WATCH : Man closes down street and proposes to girlfriend with flash mob of 300 dancers and Bruno Mars’ Marry Me

Marry Me! Lovestruck man closes down street and proposes to girlfriend with flash mob of 300 dancers and Bruno Mars hit. An unsuspecting social media strategist became the star of her own You Tube hit when her boyfriend closed down a street, organised a flash mob of dancers and got down on one knee to propose.