Eating low in fat but high in sugar diet products will make you more likely to gain body fat mass, compared to eating a balanced-diet.
The limited edition Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino may have gained the palette of many but it also had its detractors. Famous food critic Anthony Bourdain does not approve as well as health experts around the world.
The epidemic hit the Nenets and Khanty people in the northern Siberia after carb-heavy foods such as instant noodles and bread were introduced in their diet.
The study of nanoparticles acquiring biological functions has had a significant step forward through an unlikely source: sperm tails. Specifically, the enzymes that propel sperm tails.
Nestle found an innovative way to reduce the sugar content of their products without affecting the taste.
Tthe University of California, San Francisco published a report detailing the relationship between sugary drink consumption and sleep loss, revealing that not getting enough rest is one reason why people drink unhealthy amounts of sugar.
From haunted houses, carved pumpkins or filling up your bellies with sweets, the Halloween season has become one of the most-celebrated and spookiest holidays of the year. However, did you know that the tradition of trick or treating has a bizarre, strange history?
The World Health Organization has urged countries to raise the tax on sugary drinks to combat obesity, diabetes and tooth decay. The WHO believes that lowering consumption of sodas, sports drinks, juices, etc., is an effective way to minimize obesity and diabetes cases.
A new study published in Science shows that it is possible for bees to be optimistic, especially after being able to experience or indulge in sugar-concentrated water. The researchers want to find out if insects, just like people, are also capable of having positive emotions such as happiness.
A diet that replaces natural sugars with the artificial sweetener sucralose actually works to stimulate the appetite more, as shown by animal studies.
A cup of coffee in the morning, a few sweets to start your day with, fruit juice for a healthy living, tea breaks during work -- they seem quite normal to our routine. Unfortunately, these are times when we are consuming sugar, which has recently been identified as a drug.
Spider monkeys rely on their sense of smell in order to determine when fruit has ripened to perfection. This is an example of coevolution between the fruit-producing trees and the fruit-eating monkeys.
Researchers at a structural biology lab at the University of York talk about how the three most outspoken molecules in a cup of coffee are interacting, contrary to previous theories.
Have you ever tried to satisfy your sweet-tooth with low-calorie desserts, only to find yourself utterly unsated? Now, researchers have determined exactly why the body can't be fooled by artificial sweeteners - a revelation that holds promise for the dieting and diabetic worlds alike.