Mexican Sugar Tax Activists Walk on the Wild Side


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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