Top nutrition groups attack soft drink promos
- 'Kids now drink 2x more soda products than milk'. // FoodService Director;01/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p10
Reports that teenagers in the United States consume more soft drinks than milk according to study findings from the Center for Science in the Public Interest. Concerns over the trend's impact on teenagers' nutrition.
- Soda in schools. // Natural Health;Nov/Dec2000, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p23
Presents statistics on the number of cans of soda children in the United States drink in a year. Availability of sodas in vending machines in schools nationwide; Calorie content of sodas; Effect of soda on children's health; Call made by the Center for Science in the Public Interest for soda...
- Welcome to Wellville? Rippel, Barbara // Consumers' Research Magazine;Feb99, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p34
Focuses on the plan of the Center for Science in the Public Interest to soft drinks in schools. Restrictions imposed on advertising unhealthy foods; Importance for people to become aware of the risks involved in everything they do; Factors that can help promote a healthier lifestyle.
- Liquid candy. // Junior Scholastic;11/30/98, Vol. 101 Issue 8, p3
Focuses on health risks from increased consumption of soda in the United States according to the Center for Science in the Public Interest. Reasons why teens are drinking so much more soda; Replacement of nutritious drinks.
- Draining Soda Out of Schools. // Current Events;11/20/98, Vol. 98 Issue 11, p3
Reports on the Center for Science in the Public Interest's effort to ban the sale of soft drinks in schools in the United States. Group's contention that drinking too much soft-drink poses a serious health risk to people; Reaction of members of the soft drink industry; Increase in the amount of...
- Hard shot at soft drinks. // Beverage World;11/15/98, Vol. 117 Issue 1666, p24
Presents information on the order of the Center for Science in the Public Interest to ban the selling of soft drinks in schools. Response of the National Soft Drink Association on the measure.
- STRANGE TIMES. // Institute of Public Affairs Review;Jul2000, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p12
Presents news on oddities as of July 2000. Proposal of the Center for Science in the Public Interest on the taxation of soft drinks and snack foods to provide funding for nutrition and health campaigns; Link between intelligence and sexual activity among adolescents; Attempt of a French man to...
- Health Rocks! // Skipping Stones;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p31
The article focuses on the need of imposing federal tax on soft drinks in the U.S. and also offers suggestions regarding healthy habits. Several health-care advocates and a nonprofit group Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) discusses the need of federal tax as it will generate...
- Strength in numbers. Berman, Richard // Nation's Restaurant News;6/15/2015, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p33
This article reports on the decision of the beverage company PepsiCo to remove the artificial sweetener aspartame from its Diet Pepsi brand. Topics covered include the consortium of activist groups led by the Center for Science in the Public Interest which has been pressuring the company to do...