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Sugary Drinks Make You Crave More Calories, Study Shows

Posted on Sep 21, 2011 in Health Optimization

An apple a day keeps the doctor away, and just two sugary drinks can have the opposite effect. According to the Guardian, UK researchers are suggesting that two sugary drinks a day can dull your taste buds, which leads to a “dulled sensitivity to sweet tastes.” This, in turn, can cause people to seek out high-calorie, sweet snacks. “As the sweet ‘treat’ becomes less rewarding, so people tend to look for more sweet food to drink, and a vicious circle of eating sweet and calorie-laden food is established,” a press release describing the study explained....

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