How hummingbirds evolved a sweet tooth decoded

Hummingbirds have evolved a sweet tooth that sets them apart from other birds and has made them highly specialised nectar feeders, Harvard scientists say.

Know why you can`t resist those desserts

If you often give in to temptations of those yummy sinful desserts or mouth-watering pizza you come across in the advertisements, the reason may lie in the interplay of brain activity related to reward and self-control.

Honeybees have a sweet claw!

Honeybees love sugar-rich nectar produced by plants, and one of the main ways they detect it is with claws on their front legs, scientists say.

Beware! Your sweet tooth may raise your risk of heart attack

Here is some bad news for people who have a sweet tooth and are extremely fond of sugary items.

Developing sweet tooth may signal risk for alcoholism

A new study has confirmed the relationship between preference for highly sweet tastes and alcohol use disorders.

`No link between perception of sweet tooth and eating`

There is a perception that our eating would have something to do with `sweet tooth`, a condition in which a person fancy sweet foods.

People with a ‘sweet tooth’ really are ‘kinder’

A new study has found people who like tucking into chocolates and other confectionery delights, tend to be kinder.

Miley Cyrus has a sweet tooth

Miley Cyrus has a sweet tooth and is reportedly obsessed with cupcakes.

Sweets might help alcoholics kick the habit

Naltrexone is used primarily to treat alcohol dependence.

Now, strawberries can be grown in space

Researchers have found a strawberry that can grow in space.

Strong sweet tooth in kids linked to alcoholism, depression

Children with an extra-sweet tooth may be depressed or at higher risk of alcohol problems in adulthood, researchers say.

Strong sweet tooth in kids linked to alcoholism, depression

Children with an extra-sweet tooth may be depressed or at higher risk of alcohol problems in adulthood, researchers say.