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25

Nov

Risk of endometrial cancer rises with increase in sugar-sweetened drinksResearchers can’t establish a cause-and-effect link, but sugar-sweetened beverages contributes to obesity, which in turn increases the cancer risk.

Risk of endometrial cancer rises with increase in sugar-sweetened drinks
Researchers can’t establish a cause-and-effect link, but sugar-sweetened beverages contributes to obesity, which in turn increases the cancer risk.

31

Jul

Coca-Cola debuts bottles made of iceThe ‘Botella de Hielo’ self-destructs once its mission is complete.

Coca-Cola debuts bottles made of ice
The ‘Botella de Hielo’ self-destructs once its mission is complete.

08

Jul

Recipe: Paleo Raspberry Cream SodaThis stevia-sweetened sparkling beverage is a delicious and cooling way to stay hydrated.

Recipe: Paleo Raspberry Cream Soda
This stevia-sweetened sparkling beverage is a delicious and cooling way to stay hydrated.

25

Jun

Woman’s 16-year soda-only binge leads to heart problemsThe French woman said that she drank about 2 liters of cola a day.

Woman’s 16-year soda-only binge leads to heart problems
The French woman said that she drank about 2 liters of cola a day.

20

Mar

Sugary drinks linked to 180,000 deaths worldwide
Studies have shown that drinking sugar-sweetened beverages increases the risk of chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and cancer.

Sugary drinks linked to 180,000 deaths worldwide

Studies have shown that drinking sugar-sweetened beverages increases the risk of chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and cancer.

06

Feb


 Choice of alcohol mixer affects intoxication  



Drinking alcohol mixed with diet soda may get you drunk faster than drinking alcohol mixed with regular soda.
Drinking alcohol mixed with diet soda may get you drunk faster than drinking alcohol mixed with regular soda.

09

Jan


 Drinking diet soda linked to depression 



In a study, people who drank 4 or more cans of soda a day were 30 percent more likely to have a depression and the risk was especially high for diet soda drinkers.
In a study, people who drank 4 or more cans of soda a day were 30 percent more likely to have a depression and the risk was especially high for diet soda drinkers.

12

Nov

Is Pepsi’s new ‘fat-blocking soda’ too good to be true?Pepsi Special, a new version of Pepsi-Cola with added fiber will be sold in Japan and marketed as a “fat-blocking soda.” Is this a healthy idea or a marketing ploy that will lead to more unhealthy eating habits?

Is Pepsi’s new ‘fat-blocking soda’ too good to be true?
Pepsi Special, a new version of Pepsi-Cola with added fiber will be sold in Japan and marketed as a “fat-blocking soda.” Is this a healthy idea or a marketing ploy that will lead to more unhealthy eating habits?

11

Oct

New vending machines will display soda calorie countsWill people think twice about purchasing a soda or other sugary beverage if they know the number of calories in each bottle?

New vending machines will display soda calorie counts
Will people think twice about purchasing a soda or other sugary beverage if they know the number of calories in each bottle?

14

Sep

Board of Health OKs NYC soda banMayor Bloomberg seems optimistic about the impacts of his big soda ban, but studies from researchers aren’t so sure it’ll have much impact.

Board of Health OKs NYC soda ban
Mayor Bloomberg seems optimistic about the impacts of his big soda ban, but studies from researchers aren’t so sure it’ll have much impact.