Wednesday, June 7

soft drinks

Disease in a Can

Out of over 100 soft drinks and other beverages
analyzed by the government, five contained levels of benzene

-- a cancer-causing chemical linked to leukemia -- that exceed federal standards set for benzene in drinking water, according to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

... Aside from the potential benzene risks, MindConnection has compiled a thorough article on all of soft drinks' potential health threats.

Soft drinks, they say, could rightfully be called:
Osteoporosis in a can Diabetes in a can
Cancer in a can May 20, 2006
Yahoo News May 19, 2006 MindConnection

Dr. Mercola's Comment: I am still shocked every time I reflect on the fact that the number one source of calories in America comes from soda. We clearly have a long way to go to share even the most fundamental, basic nutrition concepts to the typical highly deceived and manipulated American consumer

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