Wednesday, Feb 01, 2023

Chewing gum


Scientists developing chewing gum that could cut COVID-19 transmission

December 06, 2021 5:26 pm

The scientists observed that the gum largely prevented the viruses or viral particles from entering cells, either by blocking the ACE2 receptor on the cells or by binding directly to the spike protein.

Ancient female's "chewing gum" reveals details about stone age people's diet: Study

December 18, 2019 5:18 pm

The study noted that Stylholm is one of the biggest Stone Age sites in Denmark.

Want to give a boost to your energy levels? Try these things

November 01, 2019 10:24 am

The changing seasons, a sedentary lifestyle, stress and workload are all contributors to the prevailing energy crisis.

Does the chewing sound upset you? You're not alone

October 11, 2019 2:56 pm

Misophonia means 'hatred for sounds'. It is, however, different from phonophobia which is the 'fear of sounds'.

Common food additive may harm gut health: Study

May 14, 2019 2:36 pm

Published in the journal Frontiers in Nutrition, the study investigated the health impacts of food additive E171 (titanium dioxide nanoparticles) which is used in high quantities in foods and some medicines as a whitening agent.

Want to get rid of a nagging thought? Chew gum

April 27, 2015 1:09 pm

The phenomenon where you just cannot get out of your head a catchy song for days or even weeks is known as an earworm or brainworm.

US President Barack Obama seen chewing gum at Republic Day parade

January 26, 2015 4:36 pm

This is not the first time Obama has been spotted chewing gum at a formal ceremony.