How Soft Drinks (Soda Pop) Destroys Your Health

Soft Drinks are Damaging to Your Health

Most people realize that consumption of soft drinks is not healthy, but just how unhealthy often catches them by surprise.

Soft Drinks impact your health by:

  • Causing Obesity though the consumption of “Empty Calories”
  • Wear down bones contributing to Osteoporosis
  • Cause Tooth Decay and Erosion
  • Contribute to Heart Disease
  • Contribute to the development of Kidney Stones
  • Contain potential carcinogens
  • When combined with Artificial Sweeteners contribute to Neurological Disorders

The bottom line is every time you consume Carbonated Beverages – Soft Drinks – Soda Pop you are doing your body a disservice.

If you would like to know more please take the time to read this report by Michael F. Jacobson, Ph.D. from the Center for Science in the Public Interest, Washington, D.C.

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