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Bottles of Diet Coke sit on display. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Using Coke To Clean A Dirty Toilet

Everyone 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.

09/01/2014

Marisol Noriega (left), David Ramos (right) arrested for manufacture/possession of marijuana. (credit: Corinth Police Department)

Two Arrested, Accused Of Spiking Candy, Soda With Marijuana

Corinth Police have a warning for parents of young children about a new trend involving candy and the main chemical compound found in marijuana.

02/20/2014

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Dr Pepper Plans 60-Calorie Sodas

Americans 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.

02/12/2014

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Fewer School Districts Promoting Junk Food, Soda

There’s been a big shift in how many school districts take money from soda companies and ban junk food from vending machines.

08/26/2013

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Brain Image Study: Fructose May Spur Overeating

This 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.

01/01/2013

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New 10-Calorie Drink Lineup For Plano-Based Dr Pepper

Apparently 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.

12/19/2012

A soft drink vending machine is shown. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

New Vending Machines Display Calories In Sugary Sodas

As 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.

10/08/2012

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Condemned Inmates Opt For Comfort Foods

French fries, soda, ice cream, hamburgers, chicken, steak and pie are commonly requested items among inmates imminently facing execution, according to a new study.

08/29/2012

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More Kids Gulping Artificially-Sweetened Drinks

More kids are drinking artificially-sweetened beverages, new research suggests. The news has scientists questioning if this trend is a good thing for growing bodies.

08/17/2012

Children walk to an exercise class while attending a program for overweight adolescents and children. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

AMA Supports Requiring Obesity Education For Kids

The American Medical Association says yearly instruction aimed at preventing obesity should be required for public schoolchildren and teens.

06/20/2012

Overweight children and their parents participate in a group exercise. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Fort Worth Students Learning Healthy Habits

Hundreds 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.

05/18/2012

Bottles and cans of Pepsi soda are seen on display in a store. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Coke, Pepsi Make Changes To Avoid Cancer Warning

Coca-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.

03/08/2012

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