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Sugar-rich drinks reduce stress level


20 Apr, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Sugary drinks have a bad reputation as agents of tooth decay and weight gain, but they seem capable of suppressing to hormone cortisol, a new study shows. Cortisol is a hormone responsible for activating the stress response in brain, and as a result the increase in belly fat. This is…

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Juices, soda reduce body’s production of hormone cortisol


17 Apr, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
The endocrine system produces additional hormone cortisol gets when body and mind are under stress or experience anxiousness. Cortisol plays an important role in healing of the immune and metabolic process. However, body’s ability to generate extra cortisol in response to stress is hampered by the consumption of sugar-sweetened drinks,…