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.
Taliban shooting victim Malala is discharged from hospital just FIVE days after having a double operation to repair her skull 15-year-old was fitted with titanium plate to repair skull shattered by bulletAlso fitted with cochlear implant to help her recover hearing in left ear Medical team decided she was well enough to be discharged yesterdayWill now continue rehab at home and visit hospital an an outpatient By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 16:29 GMT, 8 February 2013 | UPDATED: 17:10 GMT, 8 February 2013 Malala Yousufzai, the schoolgirl shot by the Taliban, has been discharged from hospital just five days after having a double operation to repair her skull shattered by the bullet.
Your Christmas beauty regime starts NOW! | UPDATED: 15:31 GMT, 22 November 2012 With a month to go before Christmas, there is still time to make sure you look and feel fabulous this festive season.
The gruelling workout regimen of Oscar Pistorius: Secrets of an A-list body | UPDATED: 23:17 GMT, 27 August 2012 We reveal the stories behind the stars of the Games — and their gruelling workout regimens.
The intense workout regime and diet of Sir Chris Hoy: Secrets of an Olympic body | UPDATED: 00:39 GMT, 24 July 2012 One of sir Chris Hoy's gym exercises involves him pushing weights of 35st Cyclist Sir Chris Hoy, who won three gold medals at the Beijing Games in 2008, is nicknamed Golden Thighs because of his 27in legs that will hopefully power him to yet another gold in London.
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Grubby changing rooms and embarrassment at getting sweaty in front of boys mean PE lessons are putting girls off exercise for lifeHalf complained they were ‘forced’ into doing team sports, such as hockey and netballA third said PE was geared towards the sportiest and a fifth ‘felt like their body was on show' By Katherine Faulkner PUBLISHED: 00:56 GMT, 2 May 2012 | UPDATED: 06:52 GMT, 2 May 2012 Struggling to stick to your fitness regime Instead of blaming a long day or hectic schedule, it seems you may need to look a little further back in time.
How to get a derriere like Charlize Theron: Secrets of an A-list body | UPDATED: 22:22 GMT, 9 April 2012 We reveal how to get the enviable physiques of the stars.
Yes, you CAN think yourself thinner: The mind exercises that can help you stay slim Every year we spend millions on diets and gym membership, but obesity specialists increasingly believe the problem doesn’t lie in what we eat or how much exercise we take, but how we think.
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