Using Coke To Clean A Dirty ToiletEveryone knows that there is a lot that you can do with Coca-Cola, including drinking it. The extra uses make you wonder what it’s doing to your innerds though.
Two Arrested, Accused Of Spiking Candy, Soda With MarijuanaCorinth Police have a warning for parents of young children about a new trend involving candy and the main chemical compound found in marijuana.
Dr Pepper Plans 60-Calorie SodasAmericans are cutting back on both regular soda and diet soda. So, Dr Pepper is testing something in between -- a 60-calorie version made with natural sweeteners.
Fewer School Districts Promoting Junk Food, SodaThere's been a big shift in how many school districts take money from soda companies and ban junk food from vending machines.
Brain Image Study: Fructose May Spur OvereatingThis is your brain on sugar -- for real. Scientists have used imaging tests to show for the first time that fructose, a sugar that saturates the American diet, can trigger brain changes that may lead to overeating.
New 10-Calorie Drink Lineup For Plano-Based Dr PepperApparently Dr Pepper thinks 10 is the new zero. Next month, the country's No. 3 soft drink company plans to roll out 10-calorie versions of its five big biggest soda brands: 7-Up, Sunkist, Canada Dry, RC Cola and A&W Root Beer.
New Vending Machines Display Calories In Sugary SodasAs criticism over sugary sodas intensifies, Coke, Pepsi and Dr Pepper are rolling out new vending machines that display just how many calories are in their drinks.
Condemned Inmates Opt For Comfort FoodsFrench fries, soda, ice cream, hamburgers, chicken, steak and pie are commonly requested items among inmates imminently facing execution, according to a new study.
More Kids Gulping Artificially-Sweetened DrinksMore kids are drinking artificially-sweetened beverages, new research suggests. The news has scientists questioning if this trend is a good thing for growing bodies.
AMA Supports Requiring Obesity Education For KidsThe American Medical Association says yearly instruction aimed at preventing obesity should be required for public schoolchildren and teens.
Fort Worth Students Learning Healthy HabitsHundreds of health-conscious kids will take part in a community expo at TCU on Saturday that highlights the benefits of an active lifestyle and healthy eating.
Coke, Pepsi Make Changes To Avoid Cancer WarningCoca-Cola Co. and PepsiCo Inc. are changing the way they make the caramel coloring used in their sodas as a result of a California law that mandates drinks containing a certain level of carcinogens bear a cancer warning label.