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The Big Gulp: For Americans, It’s Soda, Water and Beer

Posted on 06/30/2011 by |Personal Health and Well-being | Comments

Bulletin Today | Personal HealthWith summer in full swing, now is a good time to look at what Americans are drinking to slake their thirst. Judging by 2010 per capita figures, soda is still far and away the number one choice, with the average American gulping down an incredible 45 gallons of the fizzy stuff over the course of a year, despite all the bad news about how soda is linked to a host of health problems. In second place is bottled water (28 …