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Soda Health Effects

Wine Is Healthier Than Coke

Stanton Peele | Posted 03.31.2013 | Healthy Living
Stanton Peele

We confront an era when we have to eliminate the ubiquity of sugary drinks -- including even fruit juice. And, then, what will we drink? Bittman makes clear that it should be water. That's one possibility.

Weighing in on Sugary Beverages and Obesity

Susan Blumenthal, M.D. | Posted 06.26.2012 | Healthy Living
Susan Blumenthal, M.D.

Significantly reducing sugar-sweetened beverage consumption is a key component in solving America's obesity crisis.

'Life's Sweeter With Fewer Sugary Drinks'

Michael F. Jacobson | Posted 11.08.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael F. Jacobson

Many factors contribute to our obesity epidemic, and a comprehensive effort to overcome it is absolutely necessary. But there's more than enough reason to single out sugary drinks as a place to start.

Is Diet Soda Really Bad For Your Health?

Joanna Dolgoff, M.D. | Posted 11.02.2011 | Healthy Living
Joanna Dolgoff, M.D.

So it's okay to switch to diet soda, right? Not so fast. Two new studies presented recently at the American Diabetes Association's (ADA) Scientific Sessions have linked drinking diet soda to weight gain.