'Sweet Tooth' Gene Linked To Having Less Body Fat, Study FindsA new study has found that people with a specific gene which makes them crave sugary treats actually have less body fat than others.
Study Claims 'Sugar Coma' Is Real, Lowers Cognitive AbilityGlucose, or simple table sugar, was found to have the worst effects on each participant when they were given a series of tests to rate reaction time, attention, and memory.
California Woman Sues Jelly Belly for Sugar in "Sport Beans"Sport beans are marketed as an exercise supplement containing electrolytes and vitamins.
Study Finds War Against Sugar Comes From 'Low Quality' EvidenceA study finds that we may not need to completely slash sugar from our diets.
Dietitian: Sugar Not the Problem, It's the Amount We EatAmerica has a problem with the quantity, not the quality of food we eat, says local dietitian Conie Dieckman.
American vs. Mediterranean Diet: Wash U Studies Which is HealthierLead researcher Dr. Luigi Fontana has a theory about which diet will be better once the two days a week fasting begins.
Illinois Survey Supports Tax on Sugary DrinksThe Illinois Alliance to Prevent Obesity wants to raise taxes on sweet tea, sports drinks and other sugary beverages in the state.
Week One: Better Decisions, Healthier OutcomesThis week Dr. Bob Nease, Chief Scientist, discusses using fun to accomplish good behavior and explores the effects of prescription non-adherence.
Study: Sports Drinks Good For Energy Boost, Bad For Young TeethLocal dentist: Despite the go-go, energy drinks for kids are a no-no.
Study Ranks "10 Worst" Kids' Cereals for SugarA new study shows many breakfast cereals pack so much sugar, they're more like desserts.