Sugary Drinks and Counting Your Calories

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You may be a person into counting calories and chances are you might even be considering to include the calories from your sugary drinks.

Check out this recent information as shared by Natural News.

A study that appeared in The New England Journal of Medicine in October of 2012 looked at Imagethe link between drinking sugar sweetened beverages and the genetic risk of obesity to determine if there is an interaction between the two which increases the risk of weight gain.

The researchers evaluated data from studies which included over 30,000 Americans and created a score to measure genetic tendency towards obesity. They then compared the Body Mass Index (BMI) for people with the same genetic tendency who drank differing amounts of these beverages. The results showed that drinking sugar sweetened beverages magnified an individual’s predisposition towards weight gain, and that the effect was more pronounced the more they…

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