Is Philadelphia Soda Tax Working? Too Early to Tell

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How is Philadelphia soda tax, implemented earlier this year, doing? It may be too early to tell, and it depends on who is talking.

How Did Philadelphia Soda Tax Happen?

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How did the soda tax, such a reviled and embattled piece of legislation, come into effect in Philadelphia? It was a compromise.

Soda Tax — The Philadelphia Story

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Philadelpia Mayor Jim Kenney supported soda tax for its revenue potential, not to prevent obesity. Does it matter, as long as it’s working?

More About Berkeley’s Soda Tax

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Studies show that Berkeley had kept its word regarding the soda tax proceeds. A lot of it was spent on children’s health programs.

Berkeley and Its Soda Tax

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With the city’s low consumption and high income, Berkeley’s soda tax data might not have much bearing on the possibilities for other cities.

Soda Tax, Sin Tax

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We are looking at how the cities across U.S. are using soda tax revenue to fund anti-childhood obesity measures and public health programs.

New CDC Leadership Has Critics

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At the CDC, Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald took over a government agency which Coca-Cola executives have been fairly open about their attempts to influence.

Coca-Cola and the Presidential Candidate

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This is a convoluted story of political machinations involving the Coca-Cola Company, so buckle up.

The Microbiome Shares Its Secrets

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We are discussing microbiome awareness and ways that could possibly help people maintain normal weight without spending thousands on debilitating operations.

Is the U.K. Shooting Itself in the Foot Over Sugar?

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Fear of sinking profits has inspired beverage companies to seek sugar substitutes to escape the sugar tax that kicks in next year in the UK.

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