Tag Archives: Consumption

Excessive Consumption of Sugary Drinks Linked to Increased Risk of Death

Sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs), such as soda and energy drinks, are the single largest source of added sugar in Americans’ diet. Now, new findings published in the journal Circulation suggest that drinking too many of these sugary drinks increases a person’s risk of death from cardiovascular disease and, to a lesser degree, cancer, reports Boston’s Harvard… Read More »

Consumption Of Diet Drinks May Increase Risk Of Stroke

According to research, the daily consumption of one or more diet drinks is associated with an increased risk of stroke as a result of a blocked artery. This observational study was conducted among a large group of post-menopausal women.[1] Although the study identified an association between artificially sweetened beverages and stroke, it doesn’t prove cause… Read More »