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Thread: A Thought About Sodas
07-05-2003, 10:35 AM #1HeatherGuest
A Thought About Sodas
I am fairly new to the group and have been enjoying the following
discussions currently underway.
I had a thought though about the sodas and how several seem to be
interested in the coupons available to get these drinks on sale.
During a recent study with my ex husband having kidney stones I found
out that these soft drinks are very hard on the body.
One 12 ounce soda does many things to the body many of us would not
1st - the caffiene dehydrates the body
2nd - the acidity itself takes calcium away from the bones in the body
3rd - it takes 3 times as much water to nuetralize the acid in the
soda so that it stops harming the body.
4th - sugar isn't really that good for you - I think there is 4 times
as much sugar in soda as there is in koolaid.
5th - if it has an artificial sweetener that is even worse. certain
sweeteners when processed by the body form poisons/toxins.
I won't say that we do not buy soda because my family LOVES rootbeer.
However, quantities are definitely limited a great deal due to the
fact that my three olders boys will be susceptible to kidney stones.
Thanks for listening ---
Heather in Texas
"Do not meddle in the affairs of Dragons - For you are crunchy and
good with Ketchup!"