Medical News Today: Just 6 hours of sleep loss increases diabetes risk

The importance of sleep is well-known. A recent study enforces this by demonstrating that sleep deprivation might increase diabetes risk — after losing just 1 night of sleep. A new study investigates the link between sleep and diabetes. Sleep is undoubtedly one of physiology’s most mysterious but essential functions. We all need it, yet the…

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Prabal Gurung Joins the Wave of Women’s Wear Designers Moving Into Men’s Wear

Ladies first. Men’s wear to follow. A number of fashion designers who have made a name for themselves for their women’s wear lines are turning their attention to men. On Sunday evening, at Spring Studios, during New York Fashion Week’s women’s ready-to-wear collections, the designer Prabal Gurung, will debut a men’s wear line alongside his…

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Medical News Today: What carbs should you avoid?

Carbohydrates have long been the subject of debate among researchers, particularly with regard to what they are and whether they are healthful. Carbohydrates, fat, and protein make up the three macronutrient groups that are essential components of any diet. There are, however, different types of carbohydrates and it is essential to know the difference between…

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Open Thread: Let’s Talk About What It’s Really Like to Be at the Shows

Advertisement Open Thread Plus, what do people actually wear in the front row? Image Gigi Hadid walks during the Tom Ford spring 2019 show on Wednesday.CreditCreditDolly Faibyshev for The New York Times Sept. 7, 2018 Hello and happy fashion month. Yes, after all that buildup, it is finally here. Around this time I often get…

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How to (Maybe) Avoid Sticker Shock at the Emergency Room

Advertisement Knowing whether to use an urgent care center, a retail clinic, virtual care or the emergency room can make a big difference in cost. Image Outside the emergency room at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, N.J.CreditCreditMel Evans/Associated Press By Richard Klasco, M.D. and Richard Zane, M.D. Sept. 7, 2018 Emergency care has always been…

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The Man Who Made ‘Everyone Look So Famous’

Advertisement That was how Andy Warhol described Richard Bernstein, who gave Interview magazine covers their signature look. Everyone wanted it — until they didn’t. Image Richard Bernstein, left, and Andy Warhol, circa 1980. Mr. Warhol, who commissioned Mr. Bernstein to create the covers for Interview magazine, said Mr. Bernstein «makes everyone look so famous.»CreditCreditBobby Grossman/Rizzoli Sept.…

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Kota Okuda Makes Fashion For When You Want to Dismantle Capitalism, Sexily

Getty ImagesFernanda Calfat So you want to look hot, but you’re also reading The Communist Manifesto in Intro to Political Philosophy. So you think the guy in Thursday’s South Brooklyn DSA meeting was cute, but need to find a way to catch his attention that says, «Democratic Socialists of America? More like Damn Sexy Association.»…

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Trilobites: Hundreds of Seals Are Dying on the New England Coast

Advertisement Trilobites Deaths of gray and harbor seals, in much greater numbers than usual, have been attributed to viruses related to distemper and the flu. Image From left, Sarah Demelo, Jennifer Thorne and Erinn Hasselgrinn, volunteers at the New England Aquarium, preparing to collect the carcass of an adult harbor seal for a necropsy.CreditCreditNew England…

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