Carbohydrates

Carbohydrates may be key to better malaria vaccine: Study

Carbohydrates may be key to better malaria vaccine: Study

The study found that the malaria parasite 'tags' its proteins with carbohydrates in order to stabilise and transport them, and this process was crucial to completing the parasite's lifecycle.

Sep 16, 2017, 18:28 PM IST
Are carbohydrates good or bad?

Are carbohydrates good or bad?

A team of scientists studied the diets and mortality of more than 135,000 people across 18 countries and found that those with high carbohydrate intake had a higher risk of mortality than those with high-fat diets.

Sep 11, 2017, 13:36 PM IST
Improve your decision-making skills with a carbohydrate-rich breakfast!

Improve your decision-making skills with a carbohydrate-rich breakfast!

Researchers said that people's decision-making was often influenced by the amount of carbohydrates and protein contained in their breakfast.

Jun 13, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Carbohydrate consumption during workouts boosts immunity, says report

Carbohydrate consumption during workouts boosts immunity, says report

Intense exercise creates immune disturbances and thus people often tend to have fewer natural killer white blood cells after a workout session which also increases the risk of upper respiratory illnesses, the researchers said.

Feb 17, 2017, 20:32 PM IST
Dietary combination of protein and carbohydrate good for gut health

Dietary combination of protein and carbohydrate good for gut health

A new research conducted by researchers says that the dietary combination of protein and carbohydrate can prove beneficial for gut health.

Nov 27, 2016, 10:26 AM IST

Reasons why you should add more protein to your diet!

Sources of protein include grains, legumes and nuts, as well as animal sources such as meats, dairy products, fish and eggs.

Jul 01, 2016, 11:12 AM IST