Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 12:38
A new study has suggested that obesity could change the way our tongues react to different foods.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 18:18
Our taste preferences may change with age, a new study on mice suggests.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013, 10:56
Researchers have found that two proteins which are involved in oral taste detection also play a crucial role in sperm development.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 15:18
Ever wondered why cheese tastes saltier when eaten from a knife?
Last Updated: Saturday, December 22, 2012, 17:09
Targeting taste sensors in the gut may be a promising new strategy to control obesity, researchers say.
Last Updated: Friday, December 14, 2012, 15:39
Red wine drinkers are wealthier, more educated and happier than average people - but lovers of white wine are more practical, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Friday, October 26, 2012, 15:42
Defective taste buds prompt obese children to gorge on larger portions of food, which actually blunts their ability to distinguish the five tastes of bitter, sweet, salty, sour and savoury.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 20, 2012, 16:01
Obese children have less sensitive taste-buds as compared to normal weight, a new study has claimed.