Posts tagged with obesity

HFCS linked to child diabetes and obesity

Published on: December 14, 2009 at 6 pm

A cheap sweetener used in thousands of food products and soft drinks can damage human metabolism and is fuelling the obesity crisis.

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Soda tax will fall flat against obesity

Published on: September 17, 2009 at 12 pm

Would you drink less soda if it cost a little more? Lawmakers believe that a tax on sugary carbonated beverages can go a long way toward combating America’s obesity epidemic. There’s just one problem: it won’t work.

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