Month: September 2017

Fake sugar may not be a safer option for diabetics

A while back, Health24 featured a study that mentioned the link between artificial sweeteners and diabetes. Now there is even more evidence that artificial sweeteners could lead to diabetes. A small Australian study suggests that consuming high amounts of artificial sweeteners might affect how the body responds to sugar – and might raise a person’s risk of diabetes. …

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You probably didn’t know about this benefit of being a vegetarian

The benefits of a vegetarian diet have been discussed and debated for a long time. Some studies have shown that vegetarians may live longer than their meat-eating counterparts, as they suffer less from heart disease, high blood pressure and some cancers. And now, research might be on to a new benefit. A mostly vegetarian diet may provide …

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