Sugary Drinks Addiction In America [Infographic]

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 Why be concerned about the sugar in your children’s drinks? How about the stat that children consuming just one 8-ounce sugar-sweetened drink daily increase their odds for obesity by 60%?

 

Why be concerned about the sugar in your children’s drinks? How about the stat that children consuming just one 8-ounce sugar-sweetened drink daily increase their odds for obesity by 60%? And that doesn’t matter what ‘sugar-flavored’ drink you might be providing — that juice or fruit drink could be no better than that full-flavor Coke or Pepsi.

 

Source: http://livinggreenmag.com/2012/09/17/food-health/sugary-drinks-addiction-in-america-infographic/

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