Google smart contact lens to measure sugar levels?

Google is reportedly developing a smart contact lens that will measure a wearer's glucose levels by testing their tears.

Diet rich in fat and sugar leads to loss of cognitive flexibility

It is being claimed that diet high in fat and sugar causes changes in gut bacteria, which leads to a significant loss of cognitive flexibility in comparison to a normal diet.

FSSAI to regulate salt, fat and sugar in eating joints' food

The central food safety regulator FSSAI will issue guidelines to regulate salt, sugar and fat in all Indian food products sold or served at eating joints and has also formed an expert group to look into this matter.

How organisms distinguish between real sugar, artificial sweetener

A new study has provided a deeper insight into how organisms distinguish between real sugar and artificial sweetener.

Daily dose of sugary drinks pose risk of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Making a habit of drinking sugar sweetened drinks on a daily basis can prove harmful for liver, as new study claims that it increases the risk for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).

New strategy to starve HIV to death: Cut its sugar supply

Scientists have discovered a new way to starve the dangerous human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) to death - by cutting its sugar supply.

Will seek rollback of entry tax on sugar in Punjab: BJP

The Punjab unit of BJP Monday slammed ruling alliance partner SAD for imposing an entry tax on sugar procured from other states and said it was not "taken into confidence" about the move.

How to conquer those sugar cravings

What can be almost as strong, if not even stronger than hunger pangs, is sugar craving. One goes almost berserk when it strikes and one is willing to throw all dietary discipline out of the window for the sake of those sweet treats. 

How fructose, glucose affect our appetite

Scientists have revealed how fructose and glucose have different effects on physiological and behavioural responses to food.

Sugar and carbs actually making you fat

Our calorie-laden diets are generating more ill health than physical inactivity, alcohol and smoking combined, reveals significant research.

Sugar, kerosene, tea leaves for poor in ration shops in Bihar

 Chief Minister Nitish Kumar government on Wednesday announced bonanza for the poor by including sugar, tea leaves and kerosene in the list of items to be provided through ration shops.

Guard against sugar addiction

Sugar can be addictive, but its excessive consumption can cause health problems. So, as much as you can, avoid a sugar glut!

Brain circuit responsible for overeating, sugar addiction identified

A new research has found the brain circuit responsible for making us feel addicted to sugar and overeating.

Is eating an orange really better than orange juice?

 While it is believed that eating an orange is better than having orange juice, scientists have explained in a new study that it may not be that clear.

Maroon 5 unveil 'Sugar' music video
Maroon 5 unveil 'Sugar' music video

American pop rock band Maroon 5 turns into wedding crashers in the official music video for their newest single 'Sugar'.

Centre must step in as sugar sector faces low prices: Pawar

NCP president Sharad Pawar on Thursday said there was a difference of Rs 700 in the per-tonne cost of sugar production and the market price, and the Centre should intervene to bridge the gap.

Adam Levine gate crashes LA weddings for new music video
Adam Levine gate crashes LA weddings for new music video

 Adam Levine recently gate-crashed weddings across Los Angeles and filmed the entire thing for his new music video for 'Sugar'.

Lab grown intestines come closer to reality

Researchers were recently able to grow a functional tissue-engineered intestine from human cells, it has been reported.