Research Funded by Coca-Cola Says Its Drinks Don’t Exacerbate Obesity Epidemic

The average American adult drinks about 500 cans of soda each year. That’s about 52 pounds of sugar being consumed in soft drinks alone. If a person drinks only one soda per day for a year — nearly half the average — they’d still guzzle down more than 35 pounds of sugar. Consequently, one soda […]