Diabetes Community Forum - find support and connect with other people with diabetes. Join the Forum »

Diabetes Community Blog - soda tax

Welcome to the Diabetes Community blog the place for interesting diabetes related guest posts, news, reviews and interviews.

Reduced sugar in diet and soda tax proposed by federal panel

Soft drinks stacked on shelfs
Published February 20, 2015
Posted in



The new report from the federal Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee is in and it makes for pretty alarming reading. Sugar consumption is a key culprit in why the American diet has been cited “devastating” by the panel, which convenes every five years. Recommendations in sugar reduction have ...

  • TRENDING: https://t.co/kfthtJCBWh Become a forum member here: https://t.co/7AMbMTH2Tf https://t.co/bEMDUD6kT7
  • "Mines slightly different in that he's half a tonne of horse! He's a bit boisterous, but he'll never nudge my... https://t.co/9M6qRWjNMX
  • DKA is a short term complication of high blood glucose levels in people with diabetes. https://t.co/5nCTMfRNqA
Join the Diabetes Forum