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24

Sep

Soda companies aim to reduce the number of soft drink calories America consumesThe goal of the Balance Calories Initiative is to cut out the 20 percent of the calories consumed from soft drinks. Will it help Americans get healthier?

Soda companies aim to reduce the number of soft drink calories America consumes
The goal of the Balance Calories Initiative is to cut out the 20 percent of the calories consumed from soft drinks. Will it help Americans get healthier?

28

May

Diet soda beats regular soda for weight loss, study finds

The 12-week study also found that diet sodas don’t induce cravings for sweet foods, contradicting previous research

Diet soda beats regular soda for weight loss, study finds

The 12-week study also found that diet sodas don’t induce cravings for sweet foods, contradicting previous research

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?