Tag: Drink

Only bottled water for Newark residents, EPA says

Just over a year ago, Newark officials declared the city’s water was “absolutely safe to drink,” but last week environmental officials called on the city to advise residents with known or suspected lead service lines that the filters they had been provided were not reliable after elevated lead levels were discovered

Is Carbonated Water Really a Better Alternative Drink?

Unlike matcha and kombucha, carbonated water has been on people’s radars for…well, a while. Now though, brands are reinventing the old school sip with healthy ingredients like real squeezed fruit instead of “natural flavors.” But is carbonated water all it’s cracked up to be? Is it a better option than

7 Reasons Why Lemon-Infused Water Is A Good Energy Booster

Millions of people drink coffee on a daily basis. They consume the caffeine-rich drink to boost their energy and because it tastes good when consumed with sugar. Although it also affords health benefits, it actually causes caffeine crash and increased blood pressure. This is why lemon water is a better

3 Facts And Debunked Myths About Diet Soda

Diet soda is a popular drink all over the world. Some people believe it can reduce their sugar or calorie intake, while others believe it can help them lose weight because it contains artificial sweeteners like aspartame, cyclamate, saccharin, acesulfame-k or sucralose — in other words, its sweetness is not natural. It has also

Experts debate placing graphic warnings on sugary drinks

There is little doubt regarding the negative effects of sugar on human health, but the increasing incidence of diabetes worldwide proves that just repeating the facts is not enough to prevent people from indulging in sweets. Therefore, scientists are considering if it would be more effective to use graphic labels to