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New Concerns Raised About Diet Soda

For weight-conscious people who love the taste and bite of carbonation of soft drinks, the advent of sugar-free soda 60 years ago seemed a blessing.

May 27, 2015

U.S. To Revamp Nutrition Labels, Emphasizing Calorie Counts And Added Sugars

By Daniel Rothberg, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Thursday will propose the first major revamp of nutrition labels in more than two decades, an update that would emphasize calorie information, include the amount of added sugars and revise serving sizes to reflect how people really consume food. The revision is aimed, in […]

February 27, 2014

California Lawmaker Proposes Adding Health Warning Labels To Sodas

By Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times SACRAMENTO, California — Citing studies linking soda to obesity, a state lawmaker and medical experts proposed a first-in-the-nation bill Thursday that sugary drinks sold in California carry health warning labels similar to those on cigarette packs. They want warning labels on the fronts of all cans and bottles of soda […]

February 14, 2014