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The Dangers of “Fruit Drinks” (Infographic)

The Dangers of “Fruit Drinks” (Infographic)

Soda may come to mind when thinking of sugar-packed drinks, but the top 16 sugary drinks on the market are actually so-called “fruit drinks.” Even drinks with less than 1% fruit juice are allowed by the FDA to be called a fruit drink. What else is disturbing about these deceptive beverages? Learn more about soda’s evil twin below.

Infographic via healthscience.net

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12:39PM PDT on May 10, 2013

wow! I always look on the package how much fruit there is actually in juice. I only buy real juice, with at least 50% fruit and no added sugar. And I only drink it to get some more vitamins, most of the day I just drink plain tap water.

11:22AM PDT on May 7, 2013

what a wake up call!

9:01AM PDT on May 6, 2013

ty

4:25AM PDT on May 6, 2013

I usually drink ice coffee, water or coconut water.

10:43AM PDT on Apr 28, 2013

I make my own juice always! Most juices have but a trickle of actual fruit juice in them. Thanks!

1:46AM PDT on Apr 15, 2013

ty

5:34PM PDT on Apr 7, 2013

noted

1:58AM PDT on Apr 1, 2013

ty

1:14AM PDT on Mar 23, 2013

wow ty

2:02PM PDT on Mar 13, 2013

Thanks, natural will always be better! I make my juices, I don´t buy any brand. Sharing

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