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    Children and adolescents get 7-13% of total calories from sodas and fruit juice


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    Thursday, June 05, 2008 6:30 am Email this article
    In 1999–2004, the average calorie intake from sugar-sweetened beverages was:

    Sugar-sweetened beverage included all sodas, fruit drinks, sport drinks, low-calorie drinks, and other beverages (sweetened tea, rice drinks, bean beverages, sugar-cane beverages, horchata, and nonalcoholic wines/malt beverages).

    REFERENCE

    Wang Y, Bleich S, Gortmaker S. Increasing caloric contribution from sugar-sweetened beverages and 100% fruit juices among us children and adolescents, 1988-2004. Pediatrics. 2008 Jun, 121(6):e1604-14.

    AUTHOR’S CONTACT INFORMATION

    Claire Wang, MD, ScD
    Columbia Mailman School of Public Health
    Department of Health Policy and Management
    600 West 168th St, 6th Floor
    New York, NY 10032 USA
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