Latest News

Addiction to unhealthy foods could help explain the global obesity epidemic, research suggests

New research shows that high-fructose corn syrup can cause behavioral reactions in rats similar to those produced by drugs of abuse such as cocaine. These results suggest food addiction could explain, at least partly, the current global obesity epidemic.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Stress during pregnancy related to infant gut microbiota

  • Mother's stress hormone levels may affect fetal growth and long term health of child

  • Towards a scientific process freed from systemic bias

  • 'Fifth taste,' umami, could be beneficial for health

  • Reducing work-family conflicts in the workplace helps people to sleep better

  • Daily drinking increases risk of alcoholic cirrhosis

  • Testosterone helps bind antidepressants in brain

  • Lead negatively impacts cognitive functions of boys more than girls

  • 'July Effect' doesn?t apply to length of surgery

  • Early English exposure prepares Spanish-speaking children for academic success

  •