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Watch What Happens to Your Food When You Add a 12oz Can of Soda to Your Meal

We all know soda and other sugary drinks aren’t good for us, but it helps to have a visual of just how much sugar we get from these drinks!   310 more words

Healthy Eating

Sugar and New Zealand children

  • High sugar intake is a known variable in the obesity equation
  • Obesity is expensive, avoidable, claims lives and life quality
  • New Zealand adults (and probably children) consume more dietary sugars than recommended by World Health Organisation…
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Healthy Food

Let's Tax Sugar-Sweetened Beverages! ...Not So Fast, Chicago.

Over the past decade, there’s been a lot of interest in adding a ‘sin tax’ to discourage consumption of less nutritious foods. The primary target – sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs). 153 more words

Research

AMA Targets Sugar-sweetened Beverages

Based in Oklahoma City, OK, William D. Jones, MD, has operated his own private medical practice focused on occupational therapy and preventive medicine for nearly 20 years. 156 more words

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New Video Highlights the Importance of Water for Good Oral Health – Available in Spanish and English

The average child in the United States now consumes over half of her body weight in sugar every year. Much of this sugar comes from sugary beverages including juice and soda. 183 more words