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Sugary drinks tax

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A soda tax, sugar tax or soft drink tax is a tax or surcharge on soft drinks specific to the ... Sugar in such sweetened beverages can be in the form of sucrose, .... of the tax will have any impact...

Sugar tax: Can a tax on sugary food and drink stop obesity? - CNN ...

www.cnn.com/2016/08/31/health/sugar-tax-obesity/

Aug 31, 2016 ... Sugar has become a nemesis in the fight to end obesity, and ... Can a sugar tax stop obesity? ..... Mexico instituted a 10% tax on sugary drinks, such as juice and soda, ... Study: Cutting sugar improves kids' health in 10 days.

Sugar tax in Mexico cuts sales of sugary drinks by 12 per cent ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/news/health/news/12085408/Children-aged-five-eating-own-weight-in-sugar-every-year.html

Jan 6, 2016 ... A sugar tax on fizzy drinks in Mexico has cut sales by 12 per cent, in the ... a long- awaited strategy on childhood obesity, which will consider a ...

Soda Sales in Mexico Rise Despite Tax - WSJ

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May 3, 2016 ... This is a bright spot for an industry that has feared it could be cast as the next tobacco. Mexico's tax was an attempt to cap obesity and diabetes rates in a ... Public Health estimates per capita consumption of sugar-sweetened ...

Chef Jamie Oliver Calls For Sugar Tax, While Mexico Eyes Soda ...

www.forbes.com/sites/robertwood/2015/10/20/chef-jamie-oliver-calls-for-sugar-tax-while-mexico-eyes-soda-tax-cut/

Oct 20, 2015 ... Ironically, Mexico's successful soda tax may be cut in half. ... drink tax of 20% per litre, which is seven pence on a regular can of soda, and that we ... U.K. government to get off its bum and take action against childhood obesity.

Mexico's Sugary Drink Tax is Working, Study Suggests | TIME

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Jan 6, 2016 ... A new study looks at the effects of Mexico's soda tax one year later ... sugar- sweetened beverages as a way to cut down on the country's growing obesity epidemic. ... that “taxes can be part of a public health strategy—and Mexico's is a ... they cannot be viewed as a magic bullet in the fight against obesity.

How one of the most obese countries on earth took on the soda ...

www.theguardian.com/news/2015/nov/03/obese-soda-sugar-tax-mexico

Nov 3, 2015 ... Mexican soda tax cuts sales of sugary soft drinks by 6% in first year ... Excess sugar is also by far the most important driver of diabetes, even among .... “Obesity and diabetes are multi-factorial illnesses – one can't demonise ...

What the world can learn from Mexico's tax on sugar-sweetened drinks

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Mar 22, 2016 ... All eyes have been on Mexico since they imposed a tax on sugary ... will reduce the number of people who are overweight or obese by 1% (this ...

What Canada can learn from Mexico's sugar tax: It's no panacea for ...

www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/rob-commentary/what-canada-can-learn-from-mexicos-sugar-tax-its-no-panacea-for-obesity/article28233833/

Jan 18, 2016 ... What Canada can learn from Mexico's sugar tax: It's no panacea for ... Patrick Luciana is the co-author of XXL: Obesity and the Limits of ... food, is relatively cheap, and a big tax on bad food wouldn't force us to cut back much.

Yes, Soda Taxes Seem to Cut Soda Drinking - The New York Times

www.nytimes.com/2015/10/13/upshot/yes-soda-taxes-seem-to-cut-soda-drinking.html

Oct 13, 2015 ... A new tax in Mexico has caused sales of sugary drinks to fall. ... drop in the sales of drinks sweetened with sugar, particularly among the ... for the obesity crisis, and says that customers will simply find their calories elsewhere.

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Mexico was meant to prove a sugar tax worked. New figures tell a ...

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May 6, 2016 ... Back in January we were told that Mexico's tax on sugary drinks cut ... Such taxes really only work if they reduce obesity, of course, but given the virtually non- existent impact of previous soft drink taxes, campaigners could be ...

Soft Drink Sugar Tax: UK Joins Mexico With Levy On Sugary ...

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Mar 16, 2016 ... Soft Drink Sugar Tax: UK Joins Mexico With Levy On Sugary ... Soda Taxes Could Prevent Obesity, Cut Healthcare Costs · The Future Of Soda ...

Mexico urged to double tax on sugary drinks — FT.com

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Aug 18, 2016 ... Campaign to cut obesity and raise revenue closely watched by overseas audience. ... Armando Ríos Piter, a Mexican senator, argues the higher tax could ... said that should not kill legislative efforts to double the sugar tax.