Category «Drinks»

6 Green Habits Better Than Recycling

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The benefits of recycling are well known, but it’s important to remember that the old mantra “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” is actually a hierarchy, with recycling at the bottom. Reducing your habits of consumption and reusing items can be far more helpful to the planet than collecting cans or newspapers, and even small changes in your …

Wondering What’s In Your Beer? New Labels Will Tell All

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You’re finally going to find out how nutritional your beer is. The Beer Institute, a trade association for large and small brewers, is encouraging its member companies to display on their product labels the same kind of information you’d find on a bottle of olive oil or a can of soup: serving size, servings per container, …

Artificial Sweeteners

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The health benefits of artificial sweeteners are inconclusive, with research showing mixed findings. Diet soda may not be a healthy substitute for sugary soda. For adults trying to wean themselves from sugary soda, diet soda is a possible short-term substitute, best used in small amounts over a short period of time. For children, the long-term …

Public Health Concerns: Sugary Drinks

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Americans consume on average more than 200 calories each day from sugary drinks(58,59)—four times what they consumed in 1965 (60)—and strong evidence indicates that our rising thirst for “liquid candy” has been a major contributor to the obesity and diabetesepidemics. (41,46,52-54,61) Taking action against sugary drinks Research shows that sugary drinks are one of the …

Sugary Drinks

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Sugary drinks are a major contributor to the obesity epidemic. The term “soft drink” refers to any beverage with added sugar or other sweetener, and includes soda, fruit punch, lemonade and other “ades,” sweetened powdered drinks, and sports and energy drinks. People who drink sugary beverages do not feel as full as if they had …

She Was Drinking Carrot Juice Every Morning For 8 Months, and Then The Unbelievable Happened! She Was Drinking Carrot Juice Every Morning For 8 Months, and Then The Unbelievable Happened!

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Ann Cameron is the author of many books for children, but in this story she is the main character. And it became even more famous after suffering from colon cancer.She underwent to the surgery in June 2012 when the disease entered in the third stage. It was not her first encounter with this cruel disease. …