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Pepsi, Coke said to become a secret force behind ballot initiatives that push back on sugar taxes

To bottle up the movement to tax sugary drinks, major beverage companies like Coca-Cola and PepsiCo are spending millions of dollars on commercials that push people to vote to prohibit local governments from slapping levies on certain foods and drinks, The New York Times reported on Saturday.

Your Smoothie Might Have More Calories Than A Glazed Donut & 4 Other Hidden ‘Healthy’ Sugar Bombs

Did you know a smoothie bowl can have as much sugar and calories as several glazed donuts? Or that your favourite crunchy topping of granola averages a whopping 597 calories? With Australia’s current health food craze, it’s difficult to know which foods are actually good for you. The bittersweet truth is that not all these health labelled… Read More »