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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...

2012-06-12 23:01:27

The Hot Tub Diet is a book for anyone who is tired of diets that don´t work, tired of punishing exercises, tired of buying shoes because only accessories “look cute” on you, and tired of feeling bad about yourself–and anyone who is ready to change your mindset, feel confident, and finally have a body you love. (PRWEB) June 12, 2012 For Bridget Praytor, every woman´s magazine on the supermarket checkout line rack and every weight loss book on the Internet promised...

2012-06-01 23:02:24

Living Fuel Founder and Author of “The Super Health Diet — The Last Diet You Will Ever Need,” Says Education - Not Regulation - Is The Key To A Healthy Lifestyle Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) June 01, 2012 New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants to curb obesity in his city. He wants people to be healthier, but his latest attempt to do that is causing a huge stir in New York City and around the world. Bloomberg wants to limit the size of sugary drinks New Yorkers can purchase in...

Oversized Soft Drinks Could Be Canned By NYC Mayor Bloomberg
2012-05-31 12:05:50

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is pushing for a ban on all oversized sweetened beverages in city restaurants and other establishments, administration officials said on Thursday. If passed, the bill would prohibit hundreds of establishments in the city from offering cups or bottles containing more than 16 ounces of sugar-sweetened drinks, according to a report from the New York Times. The measure, however, won´t restrict refills and customers will still be able to buy more...

Study Finds Soda Consumption Increases Overall Stroke Risk
2012-04-20 09:13:30

Research is the first to examine soda and stroke risk Researchers from Cleveland Clinic's Wellness Institute and Harvard University have found that greater consumption of sugar-sweetened and low-calorie sodas is associated with a higher risk of stroke. Conversely, consumption of caffeinated or decaffeinated coffee was associated with a lower risk. The study — recently published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition — is the first to examine soda's effect on stroke...

2012-03-29 09:15:35

Are diet sodas good or bad for you? The jury is still out, but a new study sheds light on the impact that zero-calorie beverages may have on health, especially in the context of a person´s overall dietary habits. For the average person, the scientific evidence can seem confusing. A number of studies have implicated diet beverage consumption as a cause of cardiovascular disease. However, others have suggested such drinks may be a viable tactic for people who are trying to lose or...

2012-03-13 03:55:00

While most individuals are able to successfully lose 1 to 2 pounds per day on the hCG diet, hCG Blog continuously receives emails and questions from people who are unable to achieve these great results. Visitors often ask, "If the hCG diet works so well, why do some men and women struggle to lose weight?" Fact of the matter is, the hCG diet can work for everyone — and those who do not achieve results are making an hCG diet mistake. In order to clarify any hCG weight loss misconceptions,...

Cancer Causing Chemical Prevalent In Pepsi And Coke Products
2012-03-07 08:26:01

Popular soft-drink products contain levels of a chemical that is a known animal carcinogen, according to new chemical analyses. The chemical 4-methylimidazole (4-MI) was found in Coca-Cola, Pepsi-Cola, Diet Coke, and Diet Pepsi after an analyses by the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI). CSPI said the carcinogen forms when ammonia or ammonia and sulfates are used to manufacture the "caramel coloring" that gives sodas their distinctive brown colors. The organization...

Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.