Soft Drinks Regulated

Soft Drinks RegulatedSoft Drinks Regulated

A new regulation enforcing a 10% decline in sugar levels of soft drinks was passed at a joint meeting between the health ministry and the soft drink industry. “All sweetened drinks including flavored dairy drinks, artificial juices, and carbonated drinks increase the risk of obesity, diabetes, and dental decay” noted Zahra Abdollahi, head of the nutrition department at the ministry of health, reports khabaronline.