Extreme stress, such as that experienced by burn victims, may lead white fat to convert into calorie-burning brown fat, new research finds.
A spoonful of monosaccharides helps the medicine go down! Feed your sweet tooth with the latest health findings on the sugar in your tea, your food and all over your body.
An infographic that breaks down what happens to in your body after you drinking just one soda has gone viral, but health experts say some information in the graphic is exaggerated.
Sugary drinks cause 184,000 deaths worldwide annually, including 25,000 deaths in the United States, according to a new study.
Insulin resistance is a condition where the body's cells don't properly respond to the hormone insulin, which tells cells to take in blood sugar and use it for fuel.
Now that trans fat has been taken off the table, is there another highly concerning ingredient that should be banned next?
Metabolic syndrome involves having a collection of risk factors linked with heart disease and diabetes.
Women who develop gestational diabetes before a certain point in their pregnancy have a higher chance of having a child with autism, new research shows.
If you are abstaining from sweets for Lent this year, here’s what you can expect over the next 40 days.
For the first time, new recommendations set a specific limit on the amount of added sugar that Americans are advised to consume.
Girls who frequently drink soda and other drinks with added sugar may get their first periods earlier, a new study suggests.
A temporary electronic "tattoo" could one day offer people with diabetes a painless way to check their blood sugar levels, researchers say.
Poor diets may adversely affect mental health in all stages of life, from fetal development through old age, a slew of new research shows.
A new drug for type 2 diabetes that is switched on by blue light might one day give patients with the disease more control over their blood sugar levels, some researchers say.