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Soft Drinks & Sugar

By Dr Michael McCoy

Most soft drinks and fruit juices you buy from shops taste sweet because they contain heaps of sugar. Bet you can't guess how many teaspoons of sugar are in just one drink! Keep reading for answers.

A 2005 survey found that 78 per cent of Australian 12-17 year olds interviewed had consumed soft drink in the previous week. It looks like soft drinks are habit-forming!

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