Tag Archives: sugary drinks

I say no to a tax on sugary drinks

If somebody wants to lose weight, or doesn’t want to lose weight, whose business is it? It’s not mine and it’s not yours and it’s certainly not the government’s. I think it’s up to an individual to decide if they want to pay to lose weight rather than have a tax imposed on their drinks that […]

One change for lowering your weight

If I could encourage people to do one thing to to lose weight it would be drink fewer sugary beverages!  I’m providing a link to explain the health risks of drinking a lot of sugary drinks, but am only going to blog about how reducing sugary drinks can aid weight management. When focusing on weight loss, if there […]

Lose Weight By Paying More Taxes?

Obesity is a concern in the US. Statistics are not good. It’s estimated that by the year 2025 as many as 75% of all Americans will be obese. This is a rather extreme prediction and nobody can really say. We do know, however, that there are some very serious health risks associated with obesity and […]