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New CSPI Report Highlights Childhood "Globesity" Crisis, Hits Hard at Big Soda

As the childhood “Globesity” epidemic continues to make headlines, The Center for the Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) released a new report this week called  660 more words

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The sneaky sugar in 'healthy' drinks

by Anne Finch, LiveLighter dietitian

It’s pretty obvious that soft drinks aren’t a healthy choice. But what about some of the other drinks that market themselves as a better choice? 800 more words

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Is it time to rethink those sugary drinks?

by Anne Finch, LiveLighter dietitian

Imagine you’re snuggled up on the couch, listening to the rain on the roof tiles and watching someone make you a nice hot cup of tea. 572 more words

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Sugar-Sweetened Beverages May Cause 9% of Type 2 Diabetes Cases in U.S.

…according to a meta-analysis published in the British Medical Journal.

At this point, it’s more accurate to say the two are associated than to say the drinks cause diabetes.

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Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Spark Global Health Concern

Are you a huge fan of soda, energy or sports beverages, flavoured teas, or fruit drinks? You may want to consider reducing or even eliminating your cravings for them. 300 more words

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