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Deadly Drink: Consumption Of Sugary Drinks Linked To Deaths Worldwide
2013-03-20 08:27:47

[ Watch the Video: Sugary Drinks Linked To 180,000 Annual Deaths ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Drinking non-diet sodas, sports drinks, fruit drinks, and other sugar-sweetened beverages could be associated with as many as 180,000 deaths worldwide each year, according to a new study led by researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health. The study, presented during the American Heart Association´s Epidemiology and Prevention/Nutrition, Physical...

2013-02-12 23:02:47

Juice and diet soda aren't the right tools to use in the fight against childhood obesity, Grins chief says. Grins offers a better alternative with fewer than half the calories of a glass of apple juice. Many schools have already embraced Grins as a healthy option to help kids stay hydrated. Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) February 12, 2013 Grins, a better-for-you beverage with a growing following among schools and retailers on the East Coast, has a bone to pick with the U.S. Department of...

Diet Mixers Will Make You More Intoxicated Than Using Regular Soft Drinks
2013-02-06 15:05:08

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When it comes to cocktails and other mixed drinks, a new study has found that using diet soft drinks as mixers can be making people more drunk than using regular sugary beverages. In one of the first-of-its-kind studies, researchers tested the effects that mixing sweet and non-sweetened soft drinks with alcohol has on breath-alcohol concentration (BrAC). The study suggests that women are most at risk of getting more drunk (by as...

2013-01-05 05:02:39

Diet Doc has developed a proprietary line of new healthy snacks, low in fat and carbohydrates to support healthy living or a balanced weight loss diet. (PRWEB) January 04, 2013 The nutritionists at Diet Doc have developed a new line of low carbohydrate, low fat healthy snacks that offer weary dieters a break from bland, boring diet foods. Including an array of flavored snack bars, protein shakes, and even brownies, these low calorie snacks can be used alone or as nutritive supplements...

More Kids Drinking Diet Drink
2012-08-17 05:55:16

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online More children in the U.S. are drinking diet drinks, according to a new study using federal healthy data. A survey found that by 2008, 12.5 percent of children were drinking artificially-sweetened beverages, up from six percent a decade earlier. The researchers also found that a quarter of the Americans surveyed in 2007 and 2008 had a diet drink in the past day, versus just 19 percent in 1999 and 2000. Senior researcher Dr. Miriam...

Traces Of Alcohol Found In Sodas, Such As Coca-Cola and Pepsi
2012-06-29 05:59:47

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Soda lovers should beware of what may be found in the sugary drinks. Researchers in France recently revealed that sodas, such as Coca-Cola and Pepsi, have small traces of alcohol. Investigators believe that the findings will cause people to become more concerned about the drinks due to safety, health, or religious reasons. The tests were conducted by the National Institute of Consumption, a Paris-based organization, and showed...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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