News Stories relating to "sugar"
Thursday, October 23, 2014
It is well-documented that, due to their high sugar content, regular consumption of soft drinks has been linked to the development of various health problems including diabetes, heart disease and obesity.
A new study has suggested that their negative physiological effects may be even more far-reaching, however, concluding that even...
Thursday, September 18, 2014
After years of being told that fat consumption is a dietary no-no, the latest research indicates that sugar, not fat, is the real demon in our diets.
Fat was labelled the bad guy years ago in what was essentially a political decision which pandered to the immense weight of the sugar industry.
Thursday, May 31, 2012
Margarine makes you aggressive
and sugar makes you stupid. Those are certainly two reasons to stay away from fast food!
A new study of rats shows that a diet high in fructose slows the brain, hampering memory and learning. Fructose is the type of sugar in fruit...
Monday, December 19, 2011
If you’re dealing with a crabby co-worker or exasperating friend this season
, maybe you should offer them some cake or cookies, because a new study has discovered that eating sweets make you sweet.
Sunday, March 28, 2010
Something suspicious is going on: Although they are supposed to be brainy, our bankers have not been making a lot of bad decisions lately. Is this because they've been on a diet?
It's always hard to wait for an investment to pay off, but it's often worth the wait, especially if the reward will be larger. But sometimes the temptation for...