Mexican Sugar Tax Activists Walk on the Wild Side

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Coca-Cola uses bribery, intimidation and coercive campaigns to squash the rivals and those trying to reduce soda consumption in Central and South Americas.

Mexico As Soda Tax Lighthouse

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Whenever the idea of taxing sugar-sweetened beverages to prevent obesity is discussed people react by asking for studies. Problem is, there aren’t many.

How Mexico Got Its Soda Tax

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The connections between poverty and obesity are familiar territory. No government wants to deal with them, but a sugar tax brings at least partial satisfaction.

Coca-Cola Prospers Despite Setbacks

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Coco-Cola’s response to requests for decreased sugar was to sell drinks with the same proportionate amount of it but in smaller units.

The Ongoing Saga of Coke & Friends

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Is Pepsi competing with Coca-Cola to be the poster child for the Promote Child Obesity While Pretending to Care club?

Praxis to Coke: See You in Court

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An advocacy group called The Praxis Project is suing Coca-Cola for deceiving consumers about the negative health impact caused by its products.

Expertise for Sale

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Did you know some registered dietitians are financially rewarded by Coke and the American Beverage Association to hype products and ideas via social media?

Childhood Obesity and the Reproductive System

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Researchers accumulated information about how obesity in childhood and adolescence can set off a chain of consequences that will impact adult lives.

Aspects of the Sugar Battle in Britain

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The question of the proposed sugar tax in the U.K. has been a bone of contention. Will it happen, or will it not?

Sugar — The Battle in Britain

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Childhood Obesity News has been tracking the anti-sugar movement as it manifests in the United Kingdom.

Childhood Obesity News | OVERWEIGHT: What Kids Say | Dr. Robert A. Pretlow
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