Craving for sweets can be dangerous signal

When the body of cancer requires much more glucose in the diet.

The research results have allowed scientists to create a new method of testing for the presence of cancer patients, according to Head Insider, referring to the Nature Medicine. Using chocolate, soda, cookies and other sweets medical use, as a means of cancer detection.

By tracking the assimilation of sugar the body, scientists have identified the illness. Using MRI, the researchers from University College London have discovered that the tumor glows brightly during shooting, after a person has eaten something sweet.

This method of diagnosis, soon may replace positron emission tomography, which uses radioactive substances in the analysis. The method has already been successfully tested on the first patients.