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Americans Are Eating Less Sugar

 

Is America finally taming it's addiction to sugar?  According to a new study, the answer is yes!  According to this new study, kids are reducing their consumption of carbonated soft drinks, pre-sweetened cereals and fruit drinks and juices, and adults are consuming 49% fewer sweets annually compared with 1998 consumption.   This is good news for our health!  The CDC states that childhood obesity has more than doubled in children and tripled in adolescents over the past 30 years. Obesity has a direct impact on cardiovascular health and other chronic diseases.  This is a great step forward in reducing our consumption of sugar.  For more on this story, CLICK HERE

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