Food and Behaviour Research

Donate Log In

How Food Affects Your Brain: The Role of Nutrition and Diet in the Mental Health Crisis - BOOK HERE


Sugar - News

Diet, exercise can improve teens' mental health
What is the short-term impact of sugary drinks in the classroom?
How the microbiome affects human health
How highly processed foods harm memory in the aging brain (and the protective effect of Omega-3 DHA)
Looking to lose weight? Diet drinks might not be the sweet spot: study
Is your child a fussy eater? Top tips to help get them back on track
Scientists claim that overeating is not the primary cause of obesity
Eating a high quality diet reduces risk of developing COVID-19
Healthy diets linked to better mental health and wellbeing
The bitter truth of added sugar: What excessive fructose consumption can do to your body
This Is Your Gut on Sugar
Research uncovers how fructose in the diet contributes to obesity, and can promote tumour growth
Sugar: why some people experience side-effects when they quit
Why eating more sugar can leave you with LESS energy
AI reveals how glucose helps the SARS-CoV-2 virus
Increasing your risk of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) through processed food
Want some holiday reading? Try the National Food Strategy plan. - Michelle's blog
The National Food Strategy
Is it time for a new junk food tax?
Study associates organic food intake in childhood with better cognitive development
Study shows potential dangers of sweeteners
Western high-fat diet can cause chronic pain, according to research team
Obesity in teens raises adult diabetes risk, even after weight loss
Urgent action needed to reduce harms of ultra-processed foods to British children
Sugar overload may be a recipe for long-term problems
CoQ10 for pregnant rats reverses diet-induced retinal damage in offspring
What happened when I ate ultra-processed food for a month
Western diet may increase risk of gut inflammation, infection
Mouse studies find sugar-free energy drinks just as harmful
Nutrition Is the Foundation of Resilience
Study links child behaviour problems to prenatal tobacco smoke and traffic density - and diet
Call for urgent action on energy drinks as new UK research reveals daily use among young people
New research on Alzheimer's disease shows 'lifestyle origin at least in some degree'
Sugar not so nice for your child's brain development
Consumption of added sugar doubles fat production
High fructose diets could cause immune system damage
Unhealthy Foods Aren’t Just Bad For You, They May Also Be Addictive
You know sugar is bad for your kids—here's what you can do
New US dietary guidelines: No candy, cake for kids under 2
The health risk raised by ultra-processed foods
Study suggests sugary diet endangers waste-eating protein crucial to cellular repair
Different forms of sugar impact hunger-suppressing hormones in young adults
Study: Fructose syrup disrupts gut microbiome but fruit can undo negative effects
Artificially sweetened drinks may not be heart healthier than sugary drinks
ADHD is related to high-sugar, unhealthy diets
Scholars link obesity and disease to dramatic dietary changes
High fructose intake may drive aggressive behaviors, ADHD and bipolar disorder
Only 3% sugar cut out from food products in three years, PHE finds
Sugary beverages consumed while breastfeeding affect cognitive development in children
Study reveals dietary fructose heightens inflammatory bowel disease