Posts tagged "sugar sweetened beverages"

March 26 news: Sugary drink warning, healthiest communities, cholera in Yemen, lost sleep, ACA ruling

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, March 26, 2019.

Jan. 30 news: Deep freeze, climate change, measles vaccination, e-cigarettes, food industry

Check out today's public health news for Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019.

Jan. 16 news: Ebola, tribal health and shutdown, adolescent suicide, opioid misinformation, soda in China

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Dec. 28 news: E-cigarettes, wildfires, mental health funding, soda and kidney disease, life expectancy

Check out today's public health news for Friday, Dec. 28, 2018.

Aug. 26 news: Soda tax effects, benefits of standing desks, teen vaping

Check out today's public health news on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016.

May 10 news: Artificially sweetened beverages, malaria vaccine, FDA on food labeling

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, May 10, 2016.

Jan. 7 news: Chipotle norovirus outbreak, US dietary guidelines, Mexico soda tax

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016.

Jan. 16 news: Fewer Americans delay medical care, CDC on flu vaccine, Wendy’s removes sodas

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, Jan. 16, 2015.
APHA Executive Director Benjamin: 'Soda taxes can improve our health'

APHA Executive Director Benjamin: ‘Soda taxes can improve our health’

APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, wrote an op-ed to U.S News and World Report on the health benefits that "sugar-sweetened beverage taxes" can have on American population health. View the article in its entirety online.

ICYMI: AJPH public health research roundup

In case you missed it, check out the American Journal of Public Health's latest research as studies investigate sugary drinks, 'stop and frisk' policing and social media's food promotion.
AJPH research investigates health concerns of sugar-sweetened beverages

AJPH research investigates health concerns of sugar-sweetened beverages

New research from the American Journal of Public Health investigates the impacts of sugar sweetened beverages as we age, and beverage decision making among teens.

Oct. 17 news: Obama addresses Ebola, aggressive policing and mental health, energy drink risks

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, Oct. 17, 2014.