I Have Decided To Stop Drinking Soda

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    It's A Very Good Decision

    I'm not saying I'm quitting soda period. But for the time being, yeah, I don't want any of it. My BP has went down, I've lost weight and I generally feel better without it. I do make exceptions to holidays but other than that I'm totally off it. It's a big accomplishment for me...
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    Aug 13, 2012

    Soda: The Guilty Pleasure

    As a child, I was addicted to soda. Pretty much every day had at least three cans of soda, one of which would be in the middle of the night. However, once I realized how much sugar was in each can, I switched to diet. Then, I switched to apple cider because Yahoo News once had an...
    shooterboss shooterboss
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 23, 2011

    Plain Or Diet

          I've never really drank diet soda thank goodness,because of the Aspartame factor. Now I've decided that regular soda isn't worth my money either. Coke used to be a favorite of mine, and I would drink it all the time. I never had any health problems from it but a...
    Caliper Caliper
    56-60, M
    Dec 4, 2010

    Don't Miss It At All

    I don't really drink pop anymore. I stopped a couple years ago when I realized that everytime I drank a can of Coca-cola I got really bad stomach aches, I also wanted to be a more healthy. I do have my occasional orange pop or ginger ale but I don't miss them as much as I...
    Smiilez03 Smiilez03
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Mar 25, 2010

    Good Riddance

    Most recently the FDA took issue with Coke and Pepsi for cancer causing agents in theit soda formulas. A caramel coloring ingrediant is the culprit.http://www.itwire.com/science-news/health/53314-coke-and-pepsi-new-formulas-have-less-cancer-causing-stuff?start=2I wonder what took...
    Caliper Caliper
    56-60, M
    Mar 9, 2012

    No More!

    in 2005 i was 9 years old. i still remember the science experiments we did then. i am now 13. one science experiment was about teeth and soda. aim: witch kind of drink effects your teeth the most in a decaying way? method: we got 5 dog teeth and put them in 5 different...
    angiedawn angiedawn
    18-21, F
    Nov 13, 2009
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