10 Apr '11, 12pm

Boston's mayor wants to ban soda and other drinks

Boston's mayor wants to ban soda and other drinks

So what will be banned and what won’t be banned? The mayor is quite specific on this question. Banned: Non-diet sodas, pre-sweetened ice teas, refrigerated coffee drinks, energy drinks, juice drinks with added sugar, and sports drinks. As for what is still cool according to Menino, the list includes allowing the sale of diet sodas, diet iced teas, 100 percent juices, low-calorie sports drinks, low-sugar sweetened beverages, sweetened soy milk, and flavored sweetened milk. According to reports, bottled water is not a problem and the same is true for unflavored seltzer water.

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/health/fitness-well-being/blogs/boston...

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