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Illinois Survey Supports Tax on Sugary Drinks

The Illinois Alliance to Prevent Obesity wants to raise taxes on sweet tea, sports drinks and other sugary beverages in the state.

05/28/2015

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Week One: Better Decisions, Healthier Outcomes

This week Dr. Bob Nease, Chief Scientist, discusses using fun to accomplish good behavior and explores the effects of prescription non-adherence.

12/27/2012

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Study: Sports Drinks Good For Energy Boost, Bad For Young Teeth

Local dentist: Despite the go-go, energy drinks for kids are a no-no.

05/04/2012

General Mills In Talks To Purchase Yoplait Yogurt

Study Ranks “10 Worst” Kids’ Cereals for Sugar

A new study shows many breakfast cereals pack so much sugar, they’re more like desserts.

12/07/2011