Thursday, July 21st, 2016

Studies have shown a strong positive association between regular sugar-sweetened beverages (like soda, iced tea, etc) and fat around your belly area, which the latter is associated with predisposition to type 2 diabetes. On the other hand, diet soda consumption was not associated with change in abdominal fat tissues…Keep in mind, diet sodas should not be encouraged for daily consumption.

By Ms. Ayla Coussa

Clinical Dietitian