Soft Drinks: Hard on the Body
Have a sip of Sodium benzoate, phosphoric acid, bisphenol A (BPA)and HFCS.
In case you need some added perspective on soda consumption, here are some interesting stats – Consumers worldwide drink 27 million Coca-Colas per hour or over 600-million per day.In the United States, an average person drinks 412 8-ounce drinks — or 3296 ounces — of Coke per year. This calculates to 39964 calories consumed per year by every American, or the equivalent of 20 days of recommended caloric intake in Coke alone. Coke soda represents 5% of recommended caloric intake for the average American.