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

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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 ...

Sugar Tax Hailed As Key To Cutting Obesity Has Zero Impact | The ...

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Dec 4, 2015 ... Sugar Tax Hailed As Key To Cutting Obesity Has Zero Impact. ... Mexico, one of the world's fattest countries, imposed a six-cents-per-liter ... But new data suggests that while the tax does hike prices in the grocery store, it has ...

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 .... to obesity or possibly even consumption, advocates will simply point to ...

Is Mexico's Soda Tax Really Working? - Reason.com

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Feb 13, 2016 ... Can we really say taxes that reduce consumption but aren't ... Jeffrey Grogger found that Mexico's soda taxes raised sugar-sweetened beverage prices ... It's no surprise that a tax on sugary drinks might cut into consumption of those drinks. ... there's no evidence to date that shows soda taxes reduce ob...

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 ...

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 ... Related: Mexican soda tax cuts sales of sugary soft drinks by 6% in first year ... The evidence is overwhelming that excess sugar consumption is the largest .... “ Obesity and diabetes are multi-factorial illnesses – one can't ...

Mexico's Soda Tax Is Working. The US Should Learn From It | WIRED

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Jul 13, 2015 ... Mexico's one-peso-per-liter tax on sugary beverages is a model for its northern neighbor. ... to pass a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages—soda pop, sweetened teas, ... interventions will do nothing to curb rates of obesity and diabetes. ... In the first year of the tax, it was the poorest people who cut back on ...

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

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Mar 16, 2016 ... Britain Sugar Tax Sugary Drinks Tax Soda Tax Bottles of Britvic J2O .... Soda Taxes Could Prevent Obesity, Cut Healthcare Costs. By Elizabeth ...

Does a Soda Tax Reduce Obesity? Ask Mexico - Newsweek

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Feb 22, 2016 ... Mexico has become the most obese country in the world. ... Jeffrey Grogger found that Mexico's soda taxes raised sugar-sweetened beverage prices ... It's no surprise that a tax on sugary drinks might cut into consumption of those drinks. ... "Soda and candy taxes do not necessarily decrease caloric intake,"...

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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.

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 ...

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

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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.