The sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) industry is under fire today from many quarters. The New York Times reports over the last 20 years sales of full-calorie soda has fallen by 25%. At the same time, sales of bottled water have have exploded, and if the trends continue, should overtake soda as the largest beverage category within 2 years.
PositiveTip: Sodas do not provide any essential nutrients! Avoid them to limit excess calories and the associated health problems.