KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber targeted a gathering of Muslim religious scholars in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, killing at least 40 people, Afghan officials said.
Public Health Ministry spokesman Wahid Majroh said another 60 people were wounded in the attack, which took place
Dr. Kristine Parker-Curling is encouraging diabetics to self-manage, and have the ability to check their blood sugars first thing in the morning after fasting overnight. She said their level should be below 130; a good blood sugar fasting number is between 70 and 130. Before meals you don’t want to see blood sugar levels above 180, and hemoglobin A1c should be less than seven percent. FILE
Diabetes is manageable, and complications are preventable. Also, if you have complications, worsening can be prevented, according to internal medicine specialist and endocrinologist Dr. Kristine Parker-Curling who encourages diabetics to take ownership of their disease and health and to know what their goals are and
It’s that time of year again – and it starts with the Thanksgiving soirées at the office, then it trickles on to the elaborate Thanksgiving spreads at friends and family’s homes. Christmas is knocking on the door and all the time you thought you had,
Diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) are a significant and rapidly growing complication of diabetes. The International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot describes a diabetic foot ulcer (DFU) as a full-thickness wound or sore located below the ankle in a person with diabetes. These ulcers are
Let me commence by asking you a simple question here today. Now here goes the question, which of course I want you to answer with complete candor as this is not a time to try to fool yourself - no it is not and it’s
Marvin Gay (left), Travis Mackey and Kenja King.
Two former Royal Bank of Canada staff members are facing additional charges of theft from the institution.
Police alleged that Travis Mackey, 36, of Faith Gardens, and Kenja King, who were both employed as business service representatives, stole $124,405.68 from RBC in 2016 by falsifying payment
The death of a man who shot and killed a rival in front of police before turning his gun on the officers was yesterday ruled a lawful killing.
A coroner’s jury investigating the January 14, 2011 death of Rashad Colin Forbes, who also used the aliases
Calling the viral video of an officer slapping a person who identified himself as a tourist, “appalling”, Minister of National Security Marvin Dames assured yesterday that action will be taken following the results of an investigation into the matter.
“I don’t want to prejudice the matter in any way,”
SkyBahamas President and CEO Captain Randy Butler said yesterday that authorities must use the unfortunate plane crash of pilot Byron Ferguson on November 8 in waters off New Providence to take a review of the entire aviation system and implement new strategies moving forward.
Englerston MP Glenys Hanna-Martin said yesterday that Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis made the right decision to order a probe into the search and recuse efforts after a small plane crashed in waters off western New Providence more than a week ago.
“As I’ve said, the