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.
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.
City Council Proposes Taking Sugary Drinks Off Of Youth Restaurant MenusThe City council is weighing an idea that would take soda off the kid's menu at all city restaurants.
Howard County's Campaign Against Sugary Drinks Appears To Be WorkingA new study finds that less people there are buying sugary drinks, as it appears Howard County's campaign against sugary drinks is working.
CDC Report Shows Children Drinking Too Many Sugary DrinksA new report from the CDC shows children are still consuming way too many sugary drinks, which is leading to major health problems down the road.
'This Generation's Tobacco Product': New Ad Campaign Challenges Sugary DrinksHoward County is using new ads featuring area teenagers to help stop the consumption of sugary drinks and challenge the industry's advertising.
Howard County's Unsweetened Campaign to Reduce Sugary DrinksSugary drinks are linked to obesity, diabetes and other health complications. That's why for 3 years, Howard County has been warning it's residents about the health hazard.
City Leaders Calling For Warning Labels For Sugary DrinksBaltimore City leaders are pushing for businesses to warn customers before they buy sugar-sweetened beverages.
Bill Would Ban Sugary Drinks From Kids' MenusFighting childhood obesity by preventing children from drinking soda. That's the city health commissioner's plan.
Mayors Push To Stop Food Stamps From Being Used To Buy Sugary DrinksWaging war against obesity. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, and more than a dozen mayors across the country, are making a push to stop food stamps from being used to purchase sugary drinks and snacks.
Roland Park Elementary Students Take Pledge Against Sugary DrinksWith New York City set to enact a controversial ban on the sale of large sugary drinks, a Baltimore school is also getting into the act, but in a much different way.