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MAR 20, 2013 - Time

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Sugary Beverages Linked to 180,000 Deaths Worldwide

Mayor Michael Bloomberg might be right; maybe we should be drinking fewer sodas. New research presented at the American Heart Association’s Epidemiology and Prevention/Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism 2013 Scientific Sessions showed that 180,000 deaths worldwide are linked to sugary beverages. Studies have connected sugared drinks likes sodas to higher risks of heart disease, diabetes and obesity. And recently, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg attempted to ban sugared drinks larger than 16 oz. in the city, but the proposal was invalidated by a judge the night before it ... Read More

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