Research

Recent evolutionary change allows a fruit fly to dine on a toxic fruit

A fruit called the noni -- now hyped for a vast array of unproven health benefits -- is distinctly unhealthy for the fruit fly, which has fascinated geneticists for a century.

Farm sales declined 10% this year, REINZ

Farm sales declined 10% this year, REINZThe Real Estate Institute of New Zealand has said that farm sales have declined by around 10 per cent so far this year compared to the same period of the previous year.

Cauliflower prices at record high in New Zealand

Cauliflower prices at record high in New ZealandThe price of cauliflowers rose to its highest level since the records began across market shelves in New Zealand.

Research shows full fat milk is better than trim milk

Research shows full fat milk is better than trim milk

A new research study has shown that choosing full fat milk is healthier than trim milk as it widely believed by many.

People have been advised to choose trim milk since several years believing it to be healthier as the reduced fat was believed to be healthier. It was found that the reduced fat could help avoid obesity in people. Two recent studies have shown that it may be time to reconsiderfull fat milkas scientists found that people who drink full fat milk are more likely to weigh less than those who drink trim milk.

Obesity during pregnancy may increase risk of very ‘large babies’

Obesity during pregnancy may increase risk of very ‘large babies’

According to a new research study, women who are obese during their pregnancy may face a higher risk of giving birth to abnormally large babies.

Looking at other’s posts on Facebook may result in depression, study

Looking at other’s posts on Facebook may result in depression, studyA new study has shown that many people feel depressed while watching updates from their friends on social networking site, Facebook.

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