News tagged with sugary drinks
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(AP)—Coca-Cola says it will work to make lower-calorie drinks and clear nutrition information more widely available around the world, intensifying a push against critics who say its drinks pack on the pounds.
Overweight and Obesity May 08, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay)—Most U.S. adults aren't sweet on the idea of soda and candy taxes, and many doubt the bigger price tags would trim the national waistline.
Health Apr 25, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Children love fatty and sugary foods. Or do they? New research contradicts the idea that all children under the age of ten have the same taste in food and highlights the importance of the country of residence, ...
Health Apr 18, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—Salt and lime with tequila. Salt with your iced "michelada" beer. Salt and chili on fruit and even candy. Mexicans love salt, so much so that some estimates show them eating nearly three times the ...
Health Apr 11, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
People buy larger amounts of soda when purchasing packs of smaller drinks than when offered single servings of different sized drinks, according to research published April 10 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Brent ...
Health Apr 10, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—New York City is asking appeals judges to reinstate a ban on supersized sodas and other sugary drinks.
Health Mar 28, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Sugar-sweetened sodas, sports drinks and fruit drinks may be associated with about 180,000 deaths around the world each year, according to research presented at the American Heart Association's Epidemiology and Prevention/Nutrition, ...
Health Mar 19, 2013 | 1 / 5 (1) | 6
The most obese state in the U.S. now says local governments can't restrict the sizes of food or drink portions.
Overweight and Obesity Mar 19, 2013 | 5 / 5 (2) | 7
(AP)—Anti-smoking advocates and health experts hailed proposals from Mayor Michael Bloomberg that would keep cigarettes out of sight in New York City stores, while tobacco companies and smokers called it ...
Health Mar 19, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—A new proposal would require New York City retailers to keep tobacco products out of sight under a proposal aimed at reducing the youth smoking rate, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Monday.
Health Mar 18, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Eateries around New York City have gotten a last-minute reprieve from the first ever U.S. ban on big sugary drinks, but Mayor Michael Bloomberg is urging them to shrink their cups and bottles, anyway.
Health Mar 12, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
It wasn't too long ago that America had a love affair with soda. Now, an old flame has the country's heart.
Health Mar 11, 2013 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(AP)—A judge struck down New York City's pioneering ban on big sugary drinks Monday just hours before it was supposed to take effect, handing a defeat to health-minded Mayor Michael Bloomberg and creating ...
Health Mar 11, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Sugar may play a more prominent role in the origins of diabetes than anyone realized, according to new research from Stanford, UC-Berkeley and UC-San Francisco. Countries with more sugar in their food supplies have higher rates ...
Diabetes Mar 11, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—Add cranked-up earphones to the list of health dangers Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants New Yorkers to avoid.
Health Mar 06, 2013 | not rated yet | 0