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sugary drinks

sugary drinks Archives

Australian of the Year calls for tax on sugary drinks

Dr James Muecke is urging Scott Morrison’s government to enact a 20 per cent tax on sugary drinks.

Philippines’ sugar tax could reduce premature deaths

The move could prevent 24,000 premature deaths linked to diabetes, stroke and heart failure.

How sugar taxes punish the people

WHO report claims 20 per cent tax will reduce consumption of sugar.

Taxing sugary drinks would boost productivity, not just health

Adding tax to beverages will help counter the obesity problem.