Sugar does not enjoy a good reputation when it comes to health — it is blamed for your large waistline, increased risk of acne, type 2 diabetes and heart disease. If these reasons were not enough then there is another reason to abandon your sweet tooth once and for all. As per Belgian researchers, sugar could also incite the growth of cancer tumors in the body.
Scientists at The Wistar Institute may have discovered a new way of identifying and targeting hidden HIV viral reservoirs during treatment with antiretroviral therapy (ART). These findings were published in Cell Reports and may have translational implications for improving the long-term care of HIV positive people.
Chabahar port on the Sea of Oman takes delivery of large cargoes of essential goods, said the director general of the provincial Ports and Maritime Department adding that a ship carrying over 66,000 tons of sugar had docked at the port earlier.
Sugar exports from India have gained momentum due to strong demand from Iran and Indonesia as the rupee slid to a record low, increasing exporters’ margins from overseas sales, five industry officials told Reuters.
If you find yourself eating too much added sugar and unhealthy fats, it might be because you're not getting enough sleep, according to a study published Monday in the Journal of the American Heart Association.
Indian sugar production estimates for the 2019/20 season are unlikely to be revised upwards by much from 26 million tons, when the Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA) meets to review figures towards February-end, the trade body said on Tuesday.
Lead researcher Lauren Bandy and her colleagues looked at the nutritional information of a range of soft drinks in the UK, including carbonated drinks, concentrates, 100 percent juice, juice drinks, energy drinks, sports drinks and bottled water, and combined this with sales data from 2015-2018.
For centuries, scientists, even Darwin, couldn’t make sense of it: Tropical water contains so few nutrients, you can see right through it. And yet coral reefs are oases that support about a quarter of all known species on Earth.
Indian mills are selling sugar to Iran after New Delhi announced a subsidy to help cash-strapped mills export a surplus, five traders said, as Tehran strives to secure food supplies under US sanctions.