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Soft Drink Industry = Big Tobacco?

US Health Group Compares Soft Drink Industry to Big Tobacco

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Coca-Cola and Pepsi’s social responsibility campaigns are misleading and divert attention from the health risks of their products, a medical journal says.

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1:44AM PDT on Nov 1, 2014

Thank you!

8:10AM PST on Dec 8, 2012

Thank you for sharing.

4:09PM PST on Nov 26, 2012

Yes sugar is very addictive & poisonous....just like nicotine!

9:14AM PDT on Aug 25, 2012

Thanks for the info.

8:24AM PDT on Jul 31, 2012

Could not see the video as it is unavailable in my area, whatever that is supposed to me. Haven't smoked a soft drink but these can be enjoyed in moderation because they are laden with sugar. If one slugs down a lot of these during the day or evening then you will certainly get a sugar rush. The diet stuff is even worse with even more chemicals!

8:56AM PDT on Jul 4, 2012

Yes, drinking carbonated sugar water can make you obese. Not a healthful choice.

3:04PM PDT on Jul 1, 2012


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11:01AM PDT on Jun 30, 2012

coke and pepsi are great at removing rust from your car

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