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Can mandatory policy schemes influence sugar consumption?

The findings suggest that while nutrition standards in schools could have an impact on sugar-sweetened beverage consumption.

29 Mar 2018 4:24 PM

Govt allows export of 2 million tonnes of sugar

Sugar mills owe Rs 13,899 crore to sugarcane growers as on March 21, according to official data.

29 Mar 2018 10:40 AM

Lindt eyes chocolate lovers in emerging markets

This positive trend is being fuelled by consumers' growing demand for quality and growing desire for chocolate with a high cocoa content.

06 Mar 2018 4:04 PM

Eating almonds, walnuts may help fight colon cancer: study

The results highlight the importance of emphasising dietary and life-style factors in colon cancer survivorship.

01 Mar 2018 3:47 PM

Sugar affects fertility

A recent study suggests a link between increased consumption of sugar and infertility.

26 Feb 2018 12:06 AM


Study finds eating carbs not linked to risk of PMS

Only one sugar, maltose, was linked to a 45 per cent increased risk for PMS among women who ate a lot of it.

22 Feb 2018 8:29 AM

Sweetened drinks may lower chances of pregnancy: study

Intake of energy drinks was related to even larger reductions in fertility, although the results were based on small numbers of consumers.

14 Feb 2018 2:50 PM

Frequent night shifts may up diabetes risk: study

The team also developed a genetic risk score for type 2 diabetes.

13 Feb 2018 6:52 PM

Sugar tax on soft drinks may up alcohol consumption: study

Increasing the price of sugar sweetened beverages has the potential to both increase and decrease the purchase of alcohol.

24 Jan 2018 4:15 PM

Drinking 100% fruit juice does not affect blood sugar levels

Eating right, exercising regularly and staying at a healthy weight are encouraged.

20 Jan 2018 2:36 PM


Sugar could be responsible for obesity and diabetes epidemics

Gary Taube, journalist and author, investigates this global issue.

08 Jan 2018 2:57 PM

India has no plan now to raise import tax on sugar, govt source says

India will have enough sugar to meet domestic demand without overseas purchases

08 Jan 2018 1:26 PM

'Sugar coma' may slow down your brain: study

Here is what a new study has found.

03 Jan 2018 6:13 PM

Sugar output increases 26 pc in Oct-Dec of 2017-18 season: ISMA

Mills had produced 81.91 lakh tonnes of the sweetener in the same period of 2016-17 season.

03 Jan 2018 2:48 PM

Sugary drinks may result in poorer memory: Studies

Findings indicate an association between higher sugary beverage intake and brain atrophy, including lower brain volume and poorer memory.

02 Jan 2018 10:35 AM


Eating protein bars may make you fat

The protein bars are filled with preservatives, artificial colours and sweeteners, thickeners and even oils and fats.

26 Dec 2017 2:42 PM

Prenatal and early childhood fructose tied to asthma in kids

Pregnant women should stay away from sugar sweetened drinks and foods with added sugars.

19 Dec 2017 12:13 PM

Find out what you need to cut from your diet to lose belly fat

Study shows sugar and foods high in sugar are linked to type 2 diabetes and fatty liver disease.

14 Dec 2017 8:12 AM

Now, sugar may be used to heal wounds, says study

The new use for sugar may help tackle the increasing number of non-healing skin wounds associated with age, poor blood supply and diabetes.

16 Nov 2017 9:40 PM

Find out why cancer patienst shoud stay away from excess sugar

Cancer cells usually grow quickly, multiplying at a fast rate, which takes a lot of energy, which means they need lots of glucose.

09 Nov 2017 12:53 PM