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Early research shows promise for therapeutics that delay type 2 diabetes

Vanderbilt researchers have discovered a unique pathway that initiates islet β cell inflammation—a hallmark of type 2 diabetes—putting them a step closer to developing targeted therapeutics for the disease that affects one in 10 Americans. The article, “RIPK3-mediated inflammation is a conserved β-cell response to ER stress” was published in the journal Science Advances on […]

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Antibiotic Therapy Before Age 2 May Affect Child Health

TUESDAY, Nov. 17, 2020 — Exposure to antibiotics in the first two years of life is associated with an increased risk for several health conditions during childhood, according to a study published online Nov. 15 in the Mayo Clinic Proceedings. Zaira Aversa, M.D., Ph.D., from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and colleagues conducted a […]

Kids Health

Surprise! 'Pump Rules' Alum Vail Bloom Welcomes Baby No. 2

New arrival! Vail Bloom announced that she secretly welcomed her second child. “Didn’t realize it but guess I was waiting for #nationalsiblingday to announce that: Charlie has a new baby brother and she’s THRILLED!” the Vanderpump Rules alum, 37, captioned a Sunday, April 12, Instagram reveal. In the social media upload, the former reality star […]

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China death toll spikes to 80, over 2,700 cases confirmed

China said on Monday that the death toll from a deadly viral outbreak spiked to 80 as the hard-hit epicentre province of Hubei suffered 24 new fatalities, while total confirmed cases nationwide rose sharply to 2,744. While there were no new deaths confirmed outside of Hubei, the national tally of verified infections rose by 769, […]

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France confirms 2 cases of virus from China, 1st in Europe

Coronavirus comes to Europe: France confirms its first two patients as global cases hit 945 French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn has confirmed the country’s first two coronavirus cases  The two individuals are the first to be sickened in Europe  Since the outbreak began in Wuhan, China, it has spread to 11 countries around the world, now […]

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Another One! DJ Khaled, Nicole Tuck Welcome Baby No. 2

Round two! DJ Khaled and his wife, Nicole Tuck, announced the birth of their second child on Tuesday, January 21. “THANK YOU ALLAH !” the music producer, 44, captioned his Instagram reveal. “THANK YOU MY QUEEN NICOLE ! BLESS UP DR JIN ! ANOTHER ONE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!” In the social media upload, the American Music Award […]

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Bachelor in Paradise's Carly Waddell, Evan Bass Welcome Baby No. 2

Welcome to the world! Carly Waddell gave birth to her and Evan Bass’ second baby together, Charles Wolfe, on Tuesday, November 12, Us Weekly confirms. “Baby Charlie is healthy and delivery was fast and perfect straight into mommy’s arms,” Bass, 36, told Us exclusively on Wednesday, November 13. “Everyone is doing well.” The little one arrived […]