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Number of children drinking sugary drinks daily drops by 70%
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# Sugar Tax

Number of children drinking sugary drinks daily drops by 70%

Jul 3rd 2017, 7:18 AM 15,890 Views 29 Comments

A sugar tax is expected to be brought in next year.

Which Irish Fast Food Chain Are You?
# Fast Food
# Fast Food

Which Irish Fast Food Chain Are You?

Apr 30th 2017, 9:30 PM 13,313 Views 7 Comments

Bon app the teeth.

Here's why those Spotify playlists have taken over Irish Twitter
# Spotify
# Spotify

Here's why those Spotify playlists have taken over Irish Twitter

Apr 21st 2017, 3:45 PM 6,615 Views 1 Comment

Romance isn’t dead.

Company behind Dolmio warns people not to eat its pasta sauce more than once a week
# Red Alert
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# Red Alert

Company behind Dolmio warns people not to eat its pasta sauce more than once a week

Apr 15th 2016, 1:50 PM 63,926 Views 95 Comments

The move is aimed at bringing the company more in line with a new healthy image.

Coca Cola gave $1.5 million to scientists who say soft drinks don't cause obesity
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# Diet Coke

Coca Cola gave $1.5 million to scientists who say soft drinks don't cause obesity

Aug 10th 2015, 5:06 PM 85,612 Views 39 Comments

A leading cardiologist says that’s not true at all.

Ireland sends loads of fizzy drink concentrate to Iran
# Fizzy Orange
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# Fizzy Orange

Ireland sends loads of fizzy drink concentrate to Iran

Dec 23rd 2014, 7:30 AM 13,779 Views 46 Comments

Enterprise Ireland has decided to organise a visit to the country next year.

A Doritos-flavoured soft drink is being tested in the US
# Mountain Dew
# Mountain Dew

A Doritos-flavoured soft drink is being tested in the US

Nov 8th 2014, 3:45 PM 1,814 Views 0 Comments

*voms*

Here are the 6 objects that scream 'Irish Budget'
# Objects Of Desire
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# Objects Of Desire

Here are the 6 objects that scream 'Irish Budget'

Oct 11th 2014, 5:30 PM 25,459 Views 19 Comments

Warning to governments: Children’s shoes should be avoided at all costs.

Large sodas can be sold in New York says court
# Supersize Me
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# Supersize Me

Large sodas can be sold in New York says court

Jun 26th 2014, 7:19 PM 13,247 Views 41 Comments

The city had gone to court seeking a reversal of an earlier decision to block the ban, which was the controversial brainchild of former mayor Michael Bloomberg.

Why do soft drinks cost more than beer in Irish pubs?
# Price Of A Pint
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# Price Of A Pint

Why do soft drinks cost more than beer in Irish pubs?

May 20th 2014, 7:58 PM 45,908 Views 110 Comments

The average mark up for publicans is 98 per cent on a pint of lager but it’s 407 per cent on a 200ml bottle of soft drinks.

Did you know small bottles of TK red lemonade exist?
# Irish Delicacies
# Irish Delicacies

Did you know small bottles of TK red lemonade exist?

Feb 3rd 2014, 5:02 PM 4,959 Views 3 Comments

You can actually get your red lemonade fix to go. YES.

Could your soft drink habit give you diabetes?
# Health
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# Health

Could your soft drink habit give you diabetes?

Apr 25th 2013, 10:33 AM 10,470 Views 40 Comments

A new study shows that drinking one can of a sugar-sweetened soft drink a day can increase the risk of diabetes by a fifth.

New York City's ban on large fizzy drinks to take effect in six months
# Fizzy Drinks
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# Fizzy Drinks

New York City's ban on large fizzy drinks to take effect in six months

Sep 13th 2012, 10:06 PM 15,499 Views 67 Comments

The ban had been expected and has been welcomed by the city’s Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

Customers pay 'more for water than beer' in Dublin pubs, says Senator
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# Prices

Customers pay 'more for water than beer' in Dublin pubs, says Senator

Jan 26th 2012, 9:06 PM 7,616 Views 73 Comments

Senator Catherine Noone says she carried out a price survey in more than 100 Dublin pubs and found that customers were being charged more per litre for water and soft drinks than for beer and stout.

Dentists call for public health warnings on soft drinks
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# Soft Drinks

Dentists call for public health warnings on soft drinks

Nov 14th 2011, 9:03 PM 1,458 Views 18 Comments

Ireland has one of the highest per capita soft drinks consumption in the western world – we drink an average of at least one 330ml can of fizzy drink a day.

French parliament votes to levy tax on soft drinks
# Soft Drinks
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# Soft Drinks

French parliament votes to levy tax on soft drinks

Oct 23rd 2011, 3:52 PM 828 Views 16 Comments

The tax on sugar and artificial sweeteners will add around 2c to the price of a can. The levy will be used to combat obesity.