Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

January 04, 2015
Fructose more toxic than table sugar in mice
When University of Utah biologists fed mice sugar in doses proportional to what many people eat, the fructose-glucose mixture found in high-fructose corn syrup was more toxic than sucrose or table sugar, reducing both the reproduction and lifespan of female rodents.

Women, quitting smoking for New Years? Time it with your period
'Our data reveal that incontrollable urges to smoke are stronger at the beginning of the follicular phase that begins after menstruation.
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