Sugar Sweetened Beverages Articles + Reports

Articles regarding the taxation of sugar sweetened beverages:

Childhood Obesity Foundation

“Tax Needed on Sugary Drinks; there is Strong Evidence that Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Contribute to Obesity and Other Health Problems”
Warshawski, T. and Mitton, C.
January 2013
Type: News Article
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BC Healthy Living Alliance
“Taxation of Sugar Sweetened Beverages”
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Alberta Policy Coalition for Chronic Disease Prevention

“Taxing Sugar Sweetened Beverages: The Case for Public Health”
Type: Brief
October 2011
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Healthy Canada Now: 2011 APCCP Federal Election Candidate Survey – Comments
Type: Survey
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or more veggies and fruit per day


no more than two hours of screen time a day

hour of physical activity or more per day


no sugary drinks