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Physician groups call for taxes on sugary drinks

Physicians' groups have long taken a stand against high consumption of sugary drinks in the United States -- and now they are calling for several policies to limit access to sugar-sweetened beverages among children and teens.

Coca-Cola launches sparkling Smartwater

Coca-Cola wants to capitalize on America's obsession with flavored sparkling water, so it launched yet another seltzer line, this time from its premium Smartwater brand.

FDA: How to tell if you consume too much caffeine

If you have a cup of coffee or tea to start off your morning, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says this can be a healthy part of any diet. But what if you have three, four, five cups throughout the day?

A 12 Diet Cokes-a-day habit like Trump's is worth changing

President Donald Trump downs a dozen Diet Cokes each day, The New York Times reported this weekend. His love of the bubbly beverage is shared by many Americans and at least one of his predecessors. President Bill Clinton was frequently photographed with a can in his hand and reportedly placed a Diet Coke -- along with a now-outdated cell phone and other items -- in a time capsule at his official presidential library.

America loves fast food, soda and booze

It's only fitting that companies that sell burgers, fried chicken and soda are hitting records just before Memorial Day -- the unofficial start to summer and outdoor picnics. (Too bad it's too cold in New York to hit the beach or pool just yet!)