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Sodas Increase Risk of Heart Disease

According to a new study, drinking sugar-sweetened beverages (like sodas) can increase the risk of coronary heart disease in men. Researchers found that those men who consume the most sugar-sweetened drinks “had a 20% higher relative risk of CHD (coronary heart disease)” than those who drank the lease.

Interestingly enough, “artificially sweetened beverage intake was not associated with CHD risk…”

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