November 24, 2022

Picky eaters are put off by food depending on plateware color

Researchers examining the characteristics of picky eaters have found the color of the bowl food is served in has an influence on taste.
November 22, 2022

Drinking during pregnancy changes baby’s brain structure

A new MRI study revealed that consumption of alcohol even in low to moderate amounts during pregnancy can change the baby’s brain structure and delay brain […]
November 15, 2022

A better model for type 2 diabetes: The Nile rat

Researchers have assembled the first reference genome for the Nile rat — a kind of genetic template of this species that may be used for laboratory […]
November 11, 2022

Popular dietary supplement causes cancer risk, brain metastasis

While previous studies have linked commercial dietary supplements like nicotinamide riboside (NR), a form of vitamin B3, to benefits related to cardiovascular, metabolic and neurological health, […]
November 8, 2022

No evidence that physical activity calorie-equivalent labelling changes food purchasing

An experiment carried out across ten workplace cafeterias found no significant change in the overall number of calories purchased when food and drink labels showed the […]