Daily Archives: September 12, 2016

Can you reduce your risk of diabetes with lifestyle changes?

Glucose homeostasis deficiency may lead to chronic increase in blood glucose levels and could affect a large number of tissues and organs.  The shift from early metabolic abnormalities that forego diabetes, such as impaired fasting glucose and

Discovering how treatments for emphysema might lead to infections

Smoking related lung diseases include emphysema and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Smokers are also at increased risk of pneumonia – bacterial infections of the lung. Together COPD and pneumonia are ranked as the 3rd and 4th

Dongting Lake contaminated sediment: an unignorable pollution issue but can be tackled by the ubiquitous zeolite

Dongting Lake is one of the biggest natural water resources in South China. Due to developed economy in the adjacent area, the river has suffered from high loads of untreated wastewater which contains high amounts of heavy