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Medical News Today: Ultrasound: The future of diabetes treatment?

A recent study in mice concludes that targeted ultrasound could be an effective, noninvasive, drug-free way to boost insulin levels in people with type 2 diabetes. A new study asks whether ultrasound could be an effective treatment for diabetes. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), type 2 diabetes now affects more… Read More »

Frappuccinos Are Half off at Starbucks Today, so Plan Your Afternoon Accordingly

It’s not even 3 o’clock and I’m ready for a caffeine break. Which may or may not have something to do with Starbucks‘ current Happy Hour special. Okay fine, it definitely does. The brand is offering 50 percent off Frappuccinos today. So here’s the situation: Between 3 p.m. and close, customers can score half off… Read More »

Medical News Today: What is a chocolate cyst?

A chocolate cyst is an ovarian cyst filled with old blood. These cysts, which doctors call endometriomas, are not cancerous, though they usually mean that a person’s endometriosis is severe enough to complicate their fertility. Between 20 and 40 percent of people with endometriosis develop chocolate cysts. In this article, we explore the causes, symptoms,… Read More »