The Associations Between Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption and Children’s Health: An Updated Review of the Literature
March 5, 2018
This research synthesis examines the evidence regarding the various health impacts of sugar sweetened beverages (SSB)s on children’s health (obesity, insulin resistance, dental caries, and caffeine-related effects), the health impact of substituting SSBs with other drinks, and the role of taste preferences in SSB consumption patterns.
Energy Drink Policies: Mini-Case Studies
April 21, 2016
These US-based mini-case studies highlight examples of policies to reduce consumption of energy drinks that are enacted by school districts, high-schools, collegiate athletic associations, and a state government.
Best Practices in Designing Local Taxes on Sugary Drinks
March 1, 2016
This US-based resource identifies best practices for designing taxes on sugary drinks as a strategy to improve public health.