A 20-ounce bottle of soda contains the equivalent of approximately 17 teaspoons of sugar.
One soda increases a child’s chance of obesity by 60%.
Individuals who drink one to two sugar-sweetened beverages per day have a 26 percent higher risk for developing type II diabetes.
98% of food related ads that children view (3920/year) are for products high in fat, sugar, sodium.
In 2012, Americans consumed an average of 765 grams of sugar every 5 days, or 130 pounds each year.
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