Experts response to Cokes Anti-obesity campaign

Coca-Cola has launched an anti-obesity campaign. There is 64g = 13 teaspoons of sugar in a 600ml coke. That’s the same calories as 3 ½ slices of bread. 10 tsp sugar in a can of coke. Given one of the causes cited for the rise of obesity, especially in children is sweetened soft drink, the best move is to stop making sweetened beverages. Coke’s public relations officer, Bobbie Crothers is a Dietitian. Check out the campaign in the first link and an article of the first responses of obesity experts in the second link.

http://www.coca-colajourney.com.au/Obesity

http://www.theage.com.au/national/experts-slam-cocacolas-obesity-weightwash-20130724-2qiz2.html

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