Sweet-taste perception changes as children develop: study

Network Reprint 2020-08-03
CHICAGO -- Compared with adults, children and adolescents are less sensitive to the sweet taste and need 40 percent more sucrose in a solution for them to detect the taste of sugar, according to a stu

Volunteer in Urumqi leads by example in fight against epidemic

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A resident gives Ekebar Emet a thumbsupin the No 25 Courtyard of Erdaowan Road, Tianshan district, Urumqi, in Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. [Photo provided to Internet ] On Aug 3, in the

Some of my best friends during the pandemic are real animals

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You see them in numerous social media posts. You've probably seen more of them since COVID-19 brought quarantines, social distancing, isolation, loneliness and far worse for some of us.They are our fu

Testing gives a genuinely healthy choice

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A medical professional takes a throat swab sample for a nucleic acid test at Beijing Anzhen Hospital, affiliated to Capital Medical University, in Chaoyang district in late June.[Photo provided

Sweet-taste perception changes as children develop: study

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CHICAGO -- Compared with adults, children and adolescents are less sensitive to the sweet taste and need 40 percent more sucrose in a solution for them to detect the taste of sugar, according to a stu

Unconscious compassion

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Nurses take care of patients at the center.[Photo provided to Internet ] At huge personal cost, neurosurgeon Xiang Jiuda has set up one of the mainland's first specialized facilities to care

New commission set up to protect TCM intangible cultural heritage

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The Chinese Medicine Commission of China Intangible Cultural Heritage Protection Association was established in Beijing on Saturday.The commission aims enhance the protection, inheritance and innovati

Commitment and compassion

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Wang holds a special souvenir air ticket commemorating her fight against COVID-19 at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport before her flight back to Beijing.[Photo provided to Internet ] With a

Power bigger than barks and bites

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Wu Qi (front in the above picture), the founder of Paw for Heal, poses for a group photo at the end of an animal-assisted therapy event in Shanghai.[Photo provided to Internet ] This is a job

Modern life, sanity and why you should talk to your dog

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Children play with therapy dogs at a rehabilitation center in Shanghai. [Photo provided to Internet ] There seems to be barely a soul anywhere-man, woman, boy or girl-who does not have a soft

Shanghai project puts health on the agenda

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Residents at a community center in Yangpu district, Shanghai, are energetically led by a fitness expert in their physical exercise class.[Photo provided to Internet ] Sporting greats Wang Liq
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