5 Surprising Health Dangers of Coke

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Diabetes - Coca-cola, the soft drink giant, claims that except for the zero calorie beverages, all other drinks contain a rough amount of 39 grams of sugar per can. According... more 
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Diabetes - Coca-cola, the soft drink giant, claims that except for the zero calorie beverages, all other drinks contain a rough amount of 39 grams of sugar per can. According to a research conducted by the Harvard School of Public Health, consumption of such a beverage on a daily basis can bring you closer to having diabetes of type two. There are also reports from the school that indicate that a person who drinks such a beverage with the frequency of one soft drink per day, is 25 percent more liable to obtaining problems associated with blood sugar.

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Tue, Nov 27, 2012 10:46 AM EST

Written By Mandy Seay For QuickEasyFit

Over the years, there has been much research and study on the nature and effects of soft drinks. These studies have proven beyond any doubt that soft drinks are far from healthy. The substances used for preparing these fluids pose a threat to the human body, affecting its functions in numerous ways.

Coca-cola or more commonly referred to a Coke is considered to be the first soft drink ever to be invented by man. Appearing formerly as Classic Coke, its manufacturers have turned to flavor variations along with the introduction of Coke Zero which is said to contain zero calories.

Being one of the most famous soft drinks consumed around the world, the Coke also has certain hazards associated with it.

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