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Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Intake among College Students: A Socio-Ecological Model

@inproceedings{Hoffman2013SugarSweetenedBI,
  title={Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Intake among College Students: A Socio-Ecological Model},
  author={Elizabeth Hoffman},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND: Sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) are the largest source of added sugar and an important contributor of calories in the American diet. On a typical day, 80% of youth and 63% of adults consume SSBs (CDC, 2010). Additionally, most young adults do not achieve the recommended daily physical activity of 60 min/day. This study examined the consequences of SSB intake among college students. The specific aims of this study were to determine the amount and frequency of SSB consumption by… 
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CONSUMPTION OF SUGAR-SWEETENED BEVERAGES AMONG INTERNATIONAL ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA (IIUM), KUANTAN STUDENTS

Sugar intake from sugar sweetened beverages among the IIUM Kuantan students did not exceed the standard guidelines, Hence, this population is not at risk of adverse effects from excessive sugar intake which lead to lower risk of developing non-communicable disease.

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