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John Abraham talks fitness, healthy eating habits; says he has not had favourite sweet for over...

April 29, 2022 5:36 pm

"Sugar is the biggest poison in the world; more than cigarette smoking," the actor, in a recent conversation with Shilpa Shetty Kundra, said

Maharashtra once again beats UP to emerge as largest sugar producer

April 13, 2022 4:08 am

During the current season of 2021-22, the state is crushing the highest amount of cane and producing the highest ever amount of sugar. Till date, Maharashtra has crushed 1194.75 lt of cane and produced 124.75 lt of sugar.

Excessive sugar intake and cancer: Experts explain the connection

February 25, 2022 4:41 pm

Excess consumption of sugar and lesser physical activity can lead to obesity. And obesity is linked to various sorts of cancers, warns a doctor

India's Oct-Jan sugar output jumps 5.64%

February 03, 2022 4:32 pm

According to the Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA), sugar production in Uttar Pradesh (the country's top sugar producing state) remained lower at 5.03 million tonnes during the October-January period of this marketing year, compared with 5.44 million tonnes in the year-ago period.

How bad can just 1 teaspoon of sugar in your daily cuppa be? Here's the math

January 07, 2022 12:54 pm

"One of the creepiest, emptiest and utterly unhealthiest ways for calories to sneak in - sugar!", said Nutritionist Dr Pooja Makhija

Decoding food labels: Essential things to consider

January 05, 2022 11:29 am

"Just because something sounds healthy, doesn't mean it is healthy. Companies use clever marketing gimmicks to sell their products," said Dr Varalakshmi Yanamandra.

Sugar Institute meeting: Sharad Pawar stresses on ethanol production to escape sugar glut, regular change in planting material

January 04, 2022 9:26 pm

Addressing the annual general body meeting of Pune-based Vasantdada Sugar Institute (VSI), Pawar also stressed on timely replacement of planting material to help farmers increase their per hectare production.

Consume more whole foods, less salt: American Heart Association releases updated dietary guidelines

November 16, 2021 3:23 pm

Poor diet quality is strongly associated with elevated risk of cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality, the guideline statement from American Heart Association reads

Simple test to check adulteration in sugar at home

November 10, 2021 6:44 pm

FSSAI shared a simple test to detect sugar adulteration with urea

Replacing sugar with jaggery? Here's what you need to know

September 06, 2021 4:34 pm

"Both have similar calories and effect on the body," said food therapist Ria Banerjee Ankola


Why we should think twice before indulging in that chocolate cake

February 17, 2015 2:36 pm

Sugar can be addictive, but its excessive consumption can cause health problems. So, as much as you can, avoid a sugar glut!

8 steps: How to adopt sugar-free diet in your lifestyle

November 22, 2014 11:48 am

There is plenty of sugar in disguise which you may not account for. Here are some tips to make your transition to a sugar-free diet easier. (Text: Ishi Khosla)

6 ways: How to stop your sugar craving

November 11, 2014 3:08 pm

Experts from the fields of nutrition and fitness say there are ways of reducing sugar craving, reports (Text: IANS)