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Consumption of sugar drinks in the United States, 2005-2008.

  title={Consumption of sugar drinks in the United States, 2005-2008.},
  author={Cynthia L Ogden and Brian K. Kit and M. Carroll and Sohyun Park},
  journal={NCHS data brief},
One-half of the U.S. population consumes sugar drinks on any given day, and 25% consumes at least 200 kcal (more than one 12-oz can of cola). Sugar-drink consumption differs by sex, age, race and ethnicity, and income. For example, males consume more than females, and teenagers and young adults consume more than other age groups. Among adults, non-Hispanic black and Mexican-American persons consume more than non-Hispanic white persons, and low-income individuals consume more sugar drinks in… 

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