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Asia Today: India cases approach 7 million amid slower pace

India’s confirmed coronavirus cases are nearing 7 million with another 73,272 reported in the past 24 hours ByThe Associated Press October 10, 2020, 10:27 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NEW DELHI — India’s confirmed coronavirus cases are nearing 7 million with another 73,272 reported in the past 24… Read More »

Children, healthy eating and nutrition: Most kids have poor diet, study finds – TODAY

American children are drinking fewer sugary beverages and eating more fruits, but the majority still had poor-quality diets, researchers reported Tuesday. More than half of kids, 56%, were eating meals of low nutritional value that contained too much salt, too many processed foods and not enough vegetables, according to a 17-year analysis published in JAMA.… Read More »

Medical News Today: Sugar alters brain chemistry after only 12 days

New research in pigs finds that sugar intake alters the reward-processing circuitry of the brain in a similar way to addictive drugs. Whenever we learn something new or experience something pleasurable, our brain’s reward system becomes activated. With the help of natural brain chemicals, several brain areas communicate with each other to help us learn… Read More »