This study showed that when young adults consumed drinks containing sucrose, they produced lower levels of appetite-regulating hormones than when they consumed drinks containing glucose.
Depressed children and teenagers have an increased risk of suffering from premature death and a wide range of illnesses later in life.
This is the first study to show that early language regression affects IQ trajectory.
Exposure to the widely used weed-killer glyphosate makes genetic changes to rats that can be linked to increased disease in their grandchildren and great-grandchildren, a new study has found.
In children with autism, repetitive behaviors and gastrointestinal problems may be connected, new research has found.
A new analysis of recent studies has found that the levels of 10 metabolites detected in the blood are associated with a person's risk of stroke.
This study suggests that it doesn't matter how much vitamin D you get through sunlight or supplementation, nor how much your body can store. It matters how well your body is able to metabolize that into active vitamin D
This detailed study in mice revealed the extent to which bacteria can change the environment and contents of the intestines, which ultimately impacts behaviors like sleep.
Adolescents get about two-thirds of their calories from ultra-processed food!
After ingesting the cocoa flavanols, participants performed better on the most challenging cognitive tests, correctly solving problems 11% faster than they did at baseline.
Keep your gut microbes happy and they will keep you happy. They can even keep you feeling younger and smarter.
People who follow strict vegan diets – excluding intake of all animal-based foods - have an increased risk of iodine deficiency, BfR researchers have found.
Over the past decade, gut microbiota have been suggested to be an important contributor to the development of obesity and metabolic disease.
An international research team has shown, for the first time, that gut immune cells travel to the brain during multiple sclerosis (MS) flare-ups in patients.
Alcohol withdrawal directly impacts the brain's stress and memory systems, which may underlie individual susceptibility to persistent drug and alcohol-seeking behaviors.
Intertwining food and reward can lead to overeating and may be a contributing factor to diet-induced obesity.
In the hours and days after a traumatic brain injury, inflammation inside the brain can accelerate to the point that more brain damage occurs, says a scientist working to better understand the acceleration and whether interventions like cannabinoids can improve patient outcomes.
This study showed that there were deficits and differences in the overall structure of the brain decades after lead exposure
This study confirms the correlation between an imbalance in the gut microbiota and the development of amyloid plaques in the brain, which are at the origin of the neurodegenerative disorders characteristic of Alzheimer's disease.
Taking vitamin D reduces the risk of fractures, improves muscle function, and may even reduce the risk of death from some cancers. With all these benefits, why oppose fortifying essential foods with vitamin D?