Tag:soft drinks
17 02, 2015

Why The Food Stamp Soft Drink Ban Is BS

By | February 17th, 2015|The Op-Eds|76 Comments

The title says it all.

31 01, 2015

San Francisco: The Soda Bans Begin

By | January 31st, 2015|Health News|13 Comments

Soft drinks are no longer allowed in vending machines on city property... is this a good idea?

20 01, 2015

KFC’s Double Down Reminds Us: All Calories Are Not Created Equal

By | January 20th, 2015|Conscious Consumerism, Debunking The Myths, Did You Know|29 Comments

Y'know, I wrote about KFC's Double Down monstrosity almost 10 months ago, when it was being tested somewhere out in the northwest. I was outraged then, but I figured it simply wouldn't sell. Boy, was I wrong. People are lovin' this thing! I mean, OD'ing on it! Seems like the only ones up in arms [...]

30 05, 2014

The Case Against Soft Drinks

By | May 30th, 2014|What Are You Eating?|22 Comments

Soda, pop, cold drink, fizzy pop: whatever you call it, I explain why it's best to avoid it.

3 02, 2014

How Soft Drinks Impact Your Health

By | February 3rd, 2014|Clean Eating Boot Camp, Daily Infographic|29 Comments

There is NO soda in clean eating. Here's why!

28 01, 2014

The Case Against Diet Soda (And Aspartame… And Splenda.. And….)

By | January 28th, 2014|What Are You Eating?|70 Comments

The interesting thing, really, was the number of people who admitted to drinking diet soda. Well...

15 10, 2013

The [Extremely Thorough and Rather Compelling] Case Against Sugar

By | October 15th, 2013|Food 101|21 Comments

Excerpted parts of the NY Times' article, "Is Sugar Toxic?" and my thoughts throughout the post.

22 05, 2013

Diet Drinks Bad For Your Heart?

By | May 22nd, 2013|Health News, News Feed, Video Vault|15 Comments

...a new study comes along suggesting that diet sodas might be bad for your head and your heart.

5 12, 2012

No Food Stamps For Soft Drinks? Cracking Down On Soda Pop

By | December 5th, 2012|Health News|41 Comments

New York wants to restrict food stamps from being able to purchase sodapop. Thoughts?

26 09, 2012

The Effect Of Excess Sugar On Children’s Teeth

By | September 26th, 2012|Health and Health Care|16 Comments

Inside the mouth of a child who has drunk far too much juice.

18 08, 2011

Dear Government, Taxing Soda Is Crap And You Know It

By | August 18th, 2011|About The Site, Health News, The Op-Eds|11 Comments

Dear [insert Politician], Hi! Howaya? Hope [insert significant other's name here] and the family are doing well. Good lookin' out on that whole health care reform thing. Most of us (and most of your peers) might not have much of an idea of what it actually does, how you'll pay for it nor are they [...]