Tag: "sugary" at medical news
Good carb, bad carb? Experts debate.
... told to studiously avoid sweets, since presumably sugary
foods would quickly turn into sugar in the blood stream. About 20 years ago, scientists came up with the glycemic index, or GI, as a way to compare this. The body converts all carbohydrates -- from starches to table sugar -- into sugar molecules tha...
Hunger Found To Influence Taste
...may be why participants were more sensitive to the sugary
and salty solutions. Researchers of the study, say hunger could increase a person’s ability to taste by increasing the sensitivity of the taste receptors in the tongue or by simply changing the way a person perceives the same taste. Thus research...
Preventing cavities in children
... to four to six ounces daily and restricting other sugary
drinks to occasional use. They believe by establishing guidelines, it could decrease the number of cavities and also help lower the prevalence of obesity. They urge pediatricians, pediatric nurse practitioners and dieticians to discuss these guidelin...
Understanding The Link Between Hunger and Taste
...may be why participants were more sensitive to the sugary
and salty solutions. Researchers say hunger could increase a person’s ability to taste by increasing the sensitivity of the taste receptors in the tongue or by simply changing the way a person perceives the same taste. In conclusion researchers say...
Sweet May Reduce Weight
...lab rats in which the test group of rats was given sugary
drink twice a day and the control rats were given only water. The researchers found after the study that the test group rats produced less amount of hormone compared to the control group. The researchers are now studying the whether there is any rela...
Scottish Children Have Worst Dental Health In Europe
...uded. Children are to be discouraged from eating sugary
snacks in between meals and also consuming unhealthy soft drinks. Fast foods like burgers and pizzas are also culpable in causing dental decay. It is also recommended that children should use toothpastes that contain enough amounts of Fluoride. 'Scot...
Soft Drinks Can Strengthen Memory Power
... to assess how volunteers responded after guzzling sugary
drinks. He found the hippocampus lit up with activity after participants had a sweetened drink and they were able to recall 17% more than without a drink. There has been an evolution in the glucose-memory system for the survival of the human race,...
A simple answer to teen weight loss: Reducing sugary drinks
... that a novel intervention to limit consumption of sugary
drinks –home deliveries of noncaloric beverages – ...ries had an 82 percent reduction in consumption of sugary
drinks, while intake in the control group remained unchanged. The heavier the teen was initially, th...
Teething Problems – Fight Sugar For Children’s Dental Healh
...ately, many are not aware that letting kids sip on sugary
drinks for hours or putting them to bed with a bot...nly water is worthy of being sipped? No sipping on sugary
drinks or munching on sweetened foods 2. No hitting the sack with a can of milk, because milk can a...
The Multi-Faceted Chemical Benzene
...y scientists advised them to mix pesticides with a sugary
syrup to control pests, and they found the mixture cheaper and more effective than pure chemicals. N. Hamunayya, who has become a celebrity in his village in the southeastern state of Andhra Pradesh, said his crop survived an attack of pests which ha...
Childhood Obesity Vs Malnutrition- A Spotlight On WHO Obesity Measurement For Kids
...er these children from indulging in high fat diet, sugary
drinks, two major contributors to childhood obesity. A new study conducted among teenagers in Australia has now showed that those who drank a can of soft drink a day added 6.4 kilograms to their existing body weight. Low levels of physical activity...
Nutritious Beverages to be Sold in School
... drink companies have agreed to substitute their sugary
soft drinks// with low-calorie or nutritious bever...nterest to drop its threat of a lawsuit. However sugary
pop sales in schools, mainly from vending machines in secondary schools, won't stop immediately. T...
Undetected Cases Of Diabetes Boom In The US
...s high (140 to 199 mg/dL) 2 hours after drinking a sugary
drink in an oral glucose tolerance test but not high enough to be diagnostic of diabetes. In the current study, researchers did not assess the prevalence of IGT because an oral glucose tolerance test was not a part of the survey. People with pre-d...
Hip resurfacing surgery becoming popular
...nd high cost in the USA and UK for hip resurfacing sugary
has made the city a preferred destination for treatment of late//. With the recent approval by Food and Drug Administration of the US Government, the hip resurfacing surgery was becoming more and more popular Worldwide, Dr G Balasubramanian, a spec...
Doctors Suggest Tax on High Calorie Diet to Deter Intake
.... The issue mainly addresses the sweeteners put in sugary
drinks and also the amount of salt added to burgers and processed foods. The move was taken to reduce the number of deaths linked to obesity. Due to this the sales of soft drinks in U.S. schools are on the decline and are replaced healthier low-calo...
Anti-Obesity Groups Criticize Response of Medical Professionals
Medical Professionals’ comments on banning sugary
drinks from schools have met with criticism from a...ep further, demanding a hike in taxes on fatty and sugary
foods to price these products off shop shelves. <br...
India needs dental health leadership, says expert
...oth decay problem among children. High intake of sugary
food and drinks together with lack of proper brush... governments to ensure that "no advertisements for sugary
foods and drinks targeting children are allowed. This includes sweetened 'paan masala'. For this we ...
New Screening System For Early Detection Of Dental Caries in Toddlers
... suck on for hours, is the major cause of ECC. The sugary
liquid flows over the baby's upper front teeth and dissolves the enamel, causing decay that can lead to infection and cavities. ECC is rampant in minority communities, where access to dental care is uncommon. National estimates put up to 25 percent o...
Soda and Sugary Drinks make Americans Obese
Drinking excessive amounts of soda and sugary
drinks is making the average American obese, says ...verages, they collectively suggested that soda and sugary
drinks "should be discouraged". US federal dietary guidelines recommend beverages without added su...
Toxic and Addictive Foods Responsible For Obesity
...at if you give a child the option of eating fatty, sugary
foods then they will choose it. Parents and schools need to offer proper healthy choices, not just the stark choice between a bun and a carrot." Food and Drink Federation spokeswoman said: "The industry has recognized that it has a part to play in...
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