A Small Glass Of Juice Or Soda A Day Is Linked To Increased Risk Of Cancer, Study FindsA new study has linked drinking just a small glass of a sugary drink per day to an 18% increase in overall cancer risk and a 22% increase in risk for breast cancer.
A Small Glass Of Juice Or Soda A Day Is Linked To Increased Risk Of Cancer, Study FindsA new study has linked drinking just a small glass of a sugary drink per day -- 100 ml, about a third of a typical can of soda -- to an 18% increase in overall cancer risk and a 22% increase in risk for breast cancer.
Drinking Too Much Fruit Juice Linked To Premature Death RiskMany sugar-sweetened beverages have little to no nutritional value and lots of calories, and their harmful health effects have been well-documented. Now, a study links drinking too many sugary beverages -- and even 100% natural fruit juices -- to an increased risk of early death.
Bill Would Ban Sugary Drinks From Kids' MenusFighting childhood obesity by preventing children from drinking soda. That's the city health commissioner's plan.
Howard County Repeals Sugar Beverage BanHoward County has repealed a ban on the sale of sugar sweetened beverages on county property and at county-sponsored events.
Study: People Drink Less Soda When They See What It Takes To Walk OffWe've heard plenty of studies already about soda and how it's harmful to our health. But that isn't keeping many Americans from drinking it.
New Group Combats Childhood Obesity By Taking On DrinksChildhood obesity is a huge problem in Maryland. Now health advocates are teaming up with state lawmakers to push for change. The new coalition was announced in Annapolis Wednesday.
Kids Continue To Pound Back The CaffeineApproximately 75 percent of U.S. kids and young adults consume at least some caffeine on a daily basis.
Report: 3 Out Of 4 Kids Drink Caffeine Every DayA new report out Monday shows three out of four children drink caffeine every day. They're getting it from soda and powerful energy drinks, and for some young people, it's causing deadly results.
Baltimore To Ban Liquor Store Snack Sales To KidsIn Baltimore City, people under the age of 18 will no longer be allowed to buy items from stores where more than 20 percent of sales come from alcohol.
Roland Park Students Pledge To Stay Soda-Free For 30 DaysIt's a challenge many adults would lose-- no soda for the next 30 days. But it's a test that nearly 200 students at one Baltimore City school plan to pass.