The relationships between sugar-sweetened beverage intake and cardiometabolic markers in young children.

@article{Kosova2013TheRB,
  title={The relationships between sugar-sweetened beverage intake and cardiometabolic markers in young children.},
  author={Ethan C Kosova and Peggy Auinger and Andrew A. Bremer},
  journal={Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics},
  year={2013},
  volume={113 2},
  pages={219-27}
}
BACKGROUND The consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages has been implicated as a major contributor to the development of obesity and cardiometabolic disease. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the relationships between sugar-sweetened beverage intake and cardiometabolic markers in young children. DESIGN A cross-sectional analysis of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data collected by the National Center for Health Statistics. PARTICIPANTS A total of 4,880 individuals aged 3 to 11… CONTINUE READING