November 30, 2012

The Soda Debate

Perhaps I should re-name this the “Quitting Soda Blog”.  My post about how I quit my insane Diet Coke addiction continues to be one of the most popular posts on this blog and is still generating comments.

One of which comes from Everyday Health, who suggested I share their infographic on sugary sodas.  And even though we could argue about whether or not this really qualifies as an “infographic”–note the quotes, y’all!–it’s pretty and the site itself looks like a great resource for all things health.  So, without further adieu…

sugary soda infographic

Courtesy of Everyday Health

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