Multi-center feasibility study evaluating recruitment, variability in risk factors and biomarkers for a diet and cancer cohort in India
- Effect of Carbonated Drinks on the Activities of Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT) and Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST) in Serum and Kidney in Rattus novergicus. Jeroh, E.; Awhin, E. P.; Osademe, L.; Awire, E. I. // Asian Journal of Biochemistry;Feb2012, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p59
The effect of carbonated drink also known as pop soda was studied in this research. The aim of this study was to check the possible effect on the activities of the kidney biomarkers [alanine aminotransferase (ALT) and aspartate aminotransferase (AST)] in Rattus novergicus. The results from this...
- You May or May Not Be What You Drink. Dolliver, Mark // Adweek;9/13/2004, Vol. 45 Issue 34, p43
This article focuses on the soft drinks markets. Despite a soft market for soft drinks in the past several years, a report by the research firm Mintel says sales of non-alcoholic beverages will have grown 20 percent between 1999 and 2004, reaching $79 billion by the end of this year. The...
- The Need Principle in Social Dilemmas. Sattler, David N. // Journal of Social Behavior & Personality;Dec98, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p667
This study examined the effects of own need and partner need for a resource on cooperative behavior in a social dilemma. Based on Deutsch's (1975) need principle, it was hypothesized that (a) participants in cohesive groups would make smaller withdrawals when their partners had high need for the...
- The choice is almost yours. Echlin, Helena // New Statesman;8/18/2003, Vol. 132 Issue 4651, p13
Discusses the use of line extensions by brand name producers. Use of line extensions in the soft drink industry; Notion of the asymmetric dominance effect, which aids in decision-making among consumers; Consolidation within the soft drink and snack food industries.
- Regulating the Way to Obesity: Unintended Consequences of Limiting Sugary Drink Sizes. Wilson, Brent M.; Stolarz-Fantino, Stephanie; Fantino, Edmund // PLoS ONE;Apr2013, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p1
Objectives: We examined whether a sugary drink limit would still be effective if larger-sized drinks were converted into bundles of smaller-sized drinks. Methods: In a behavioral simulation, participants were offered varying food and drink menus. One menu offered 16 oz, 24 oz, or 32 oz drinks...
- Spring Fine Foods take it to the Extreme! // Vending International;Jun2004, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p8
Reports on the launching of a range of functional soft drinks from Extreme by Spring Fine Foods. Number of varieties in the range; Properties of Extreme Sport Endurance Drink which aids muscle building during exercise; Creation of Extreme Energy Adrenalin Fuel to boost stamina.
- Soft Drink and Milk Consumption, Physical Activity, Bone Mass, and Upper Limb Fractures in Children: A Population-Based Case-Control Study. Ma, D.; Jones, G // Calcified Tissue International;Oct2004, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p286
Carbonated beverages have been reported to increase fracture risk in children but the mechanism is unclear. The aim of this population-based case-control study was to investigate the association between soft drink and milk consumption, physical activity, bone mass, and upper limb fractures in...
- Ask Us Anything. London, Gary; Ranger, Albert; Fields, Darryl; Dailey, Ned // Men's Fitness;Jan2004, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p18
Answers several questions about health and physical fitness. Tips on taking nude pictures of your partner using a digital camera; Information on working out with a cold; Explanation of the diuretic properties of soft drinks and alcoholic beverages.
- AG Barr's game plan to boost image and sales. Robinson, Nicholas // Food Manufacture;Feb2014, Vol. 89 Issue 2, p6
The article reports that Irn-Bru beverage manufacturer AG Barr is considering a marketing campaign to be launched during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. Topics discussed include the sales boost experienced by Coca-Cola during the 2012 Olympiad and the opportunity for soft...