It’s Official. Vitamins Don’t Do Much for Health

This transcript has been edited for clarity. Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study. I’m Dr F. Perry Wilson of the Yale School of Medicine. Vitamins. If you are like the majority of American adults, you took a vitamin or supplement recently. Over-the-counter sales of these products in … Read more

Review: Elamin Abdelmahmoud’s memoir Son of Elsewhere a vulnerable inwards glance of moving to another country

Journalist Elamin Abdelmahmoud.HANDOUT Title: Son of Elsewhere Author: Elamin Abdelmahmoud Genre: Memoir Publisher: McClelland & Stewart Pages: 280 Late in Elamin Abdelmahmoud’s memoir, Son of Elsewhere, Abdelmahmoud defines one of several – borderline untranslatable – Arabic terms that arise throughout the book: nas taybeen, which a Sudanese Uber driver the author meets in Nashville uses … Read more

Matthew Wong’s Life in Light and Shadow

Wong had been nursing a growing apprehension about his work. He knew that his abstractions were good, but also that they were not particularly distinguishable from abstractions by countless other artists. He regarded the praise he received online as “a comforting mirage.” For an untrained painter hopelessly far from New York, Facebook was essential, but … Read more

A Man Tore His Lung From Masturbating, Doctors Say

Photo: Getty (Getty Images) A young man’s session of masturbation inadvertently led to him spending almost a week in the hospital. In a recent case report from Switzerland, doctors detail how a 20-year-old ended up with air leaking into his chest after some seemingly innocent self-love. Fortunately, the injury was not severe and he recovered … Read more

Dental reforms to look after older people unable to access care needed, advocates say

Better oral health outcomes in our elderly population is being touted as a major priority for advocates as the federal election campaign begins. Key points: Advocates call for specific dental program for older people to address “significant” oral issues About one in four older Australians have untreated tooth decay Expert says often pain associated with … Read more

Review: Atrocious Spider-Man spinoff Morbius represents the absolute nadir of superhero cinema

Jared Leto stars in Morbius as a brilliant scientist searching for a cure to his lifelong ailment who creates a bat-human DNA hybrid serum.Jay Maidment / The Associated Press Plan your screen time with the weekly What to Watch newsletter. Sign up today. Morbius Directed by Daniel Espinosa Written by Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless … Read more

Recent report shows strong association between COVID-19 and diabetes – ABC News

Recent report shows strong association between COVID-19 and diabetesABC News Covid infection associated with a greater likelihood of Type 2 diabetes, according to review of patient recordsThe Washington Post New Research Shows Higher Risk of Developing Diabetes After Covid-19 InfectionThe Wall Street Journal Diabetes: Another Piece of the Long COVID Puzzle?Medpage Today New research: COVID-19 … Read more

Denzel Curry – Troubles feat. T-Pain (Official Music Video) – DenzelCurryVEVO

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Experts say that THIS is the number 1 sign

Teenagers and young adults who are obese are believed to be high-risk groups for pancreatic cancer. Photo: iStock KEY HIGHLIGHTS Pancreatic cancer, is without a doubt, one of the riskiest forms of the tumorous disease. A condition that develops gradually without showing any signs, pancreatic cancer is often diagnosed in the later stages of the … Read more