Consumption of added sugar linked to death from cardiovascular disease

Researchers have used national health survey data to examine added sugar consumption as a percentage of daily calories and to estimate association between consumption and cardiovascular disease (CVD).

Coming, a battery that runs on sugar

Cell phones, tablets, video games and electronic gadgets to run on sugar in next three years? Sweet on ears, truly.

2014 Outlook: Global economic recovery to cheer commodity market

Better global economy growth may lift demand of metals & crude oil.

Sugar uptake could lead to onset of cancer

Researchers have said that a dramatic increase in sugar uptake could be a cause of oncogenesis - a process by which normal cells are transformed into cancer cells.

Junk food can damage your memory in just six days

Junk food not only hurts your health but also your memory, according to a new study.

Sweetie, shun sugar for skin

Many are seen eating sugar items wholeheartedly when something goes wrong.

Myth or fact: Does consuming too much sugar cause diabetes?

A common myth which is generally associated with this lifestyle disease is that consuming too much sugar causes diabetes.

Soft drinks and sugar deadly for kidney health

Two new studies have highlighted the potential negative effects that soft drinks and sugar can have on kidney health.

`Spoonful of sugar` also makes aggression go down!

A study has revealed that consuming a little sugar or using the non-dominant hand could reduce outbursts and control people`s impulse to fight when they get aggressive.

Curbing sugar is the key to my figure: Eva Longoria

Actress Eva Longoria is concerned about her body just like everyone else and has quit sugar to stay in shape.

Now, natural sweetener that`s calorie and carbohydrates free

The Credit Suisse study notes that stevia-an all-natural alternative to sugar and high-fructose corn syrup-is one increasingly popular alternative.

Fire hits up to 300,000 tons of sugar at Brazil port

A fire destroyed up to 300,000 tons of sugar at several warehouses in the southern Brazilian port of Santos today before it was contained, authorities said.

Sugar at `safe` levels may be toxic to health

Sugar, even at moderate levels, could be toxic to your health, a new study claims.

Sugar more addictive than drugs

Sugar has been branded more addictive than heroin, according to a new study.

How mother`s diet while growing up can affect offspring`s vitality

Maternal diets higher in protein increases the overall fecundity of the adult mother and also has a beneficial effect on the next generation, than females grown on a diet that was mainly sugar, a new study has found.

Sugar helps `light-up` cancer in MRI scanners

Researchers have made a breakthrough for detecting cancer by imaging the sugar consumption with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).

Health benefits of raisins revealed

New findings provide evidence that raisins may protect against cavities.

Sugar overload can damage heart

A study led by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) has found that too much sugar can lead to heart failure.

I am not always sweet like sugar, says Julie Andrews

Julie Andrews has revealed she is not always as sweet as a spoonful of sugar.

Another anti-people decision: Mamata Banerjee on decontrol of sugar

Criticising the partial decontrol of sugar, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday dubbed it as another `anti-people` measure by the Centre.