Soda

A new study has shown sugary, normally avoid-at-all-costs soda might be the best way to cure a hangover — so save some of that mixer!
New York's proposed big soda ban has been struck down in court, but the controversy doesn't end there. We polled some of the health and fitness industry's brightest minds for their thoughts on government's role in what we eat and drink.
For our first ever reader poll, we're asking you what you think of Bloomberg's ban on big soda. Should it have been killed? Will it come back? And what's next? Join the conversation.
Supersize that soda? New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's controversial bill proposing a ban on selling soda's larger than 16 ounces was officially shot down as "arbitrary and capricious." We find out what that means for the fight against obesity.
According to a recent study, mixing hard alcohol with diet soda can make people more drunk than regular soda. To stay in control, drink in moderation and choose beverages that feature seltzer water, fruit garnishes, or 100 percent juice.

Are you a rum and Diet Coke drinker? Like sugar-free Red Bull with that vodka? A new study says diet mixers may make us drunker, faster.

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Got the shakes but can’t stop pounding those Venti macchiatos? Caffeine consumption is near universal, so read on to find out how much is too much.

A new study suggests soda, sugary drinks, and diet drinks are associated with an increased risk of depression.

Coca-Cola isn’t exactly a health food, but that’s not preventing the soda company from running new health-conscious advertisements. Will they change how we think about soft drinks?

PepsiCo is removing brominated vegetable oil from some of its beverages after thousands of people signed an online petition. The chemical is used to preserve fruity flavors but may also cause health problems in humans.

Are you a rum and Diet Coke drinker? Like sugar-free Red Bull with that vodka? A new study says diet mixers may make us drunker, faster.

According to a recent study, mixing hard alcohol with diet soda can make people more drunk than regular soda. To stay in control, drink in moderation and choose beverages that feature seltzer water, fruit garnishes, or 100 percent juice.

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