Happy Anniversary, Let’s Move!

February 24, 2014

We know that it takes comprehensive approaches to combatting obesity to drive meaningful and lasting results.  That’s why we’re happy to support “Let’s…

Soda Taxes Aren’t The Solution To Obesity

February 21, 2014

If you’re a frequent reader of Sip & Savor, then you’ve read a number of blog posts about soda taxes.  So you likely know the facts:  1) they won’t…

Really? Warning Labels On Soda?

February 20, 2014

You might have read recently about a politician in California who is proposing a warning label for soft drinks, saying that this will somehow help people…

Public Opinion Remains Opposed To Taxing, Limiting Soft Drinks

February 19, 2014

According to recent independent public polling, nearly two-thirds of Americans oppose additional taxes on soft drinks and about 75 percent oppose limiting…

Energy Drinks: To Ban Or Not To Ban

February 18, 2014

In nearby Maryland, a few state legislators are looking to ban the sale of energy drinks to minors, and criminalize possession.  You can read more about…

No Matter How You Look At It, Soda Taxes Mean Less Jobs

February 14, 2014

If you are a frequent reader of Sip & Savor, you have probably read about the many reasons why soda taxes are not a real solution to obesity. We’ve also…

Study Reaffirms That U.S. Caffeine Consumption Remains Stable, Caffeine From Soda Declines

February 10, 2014

A study out today from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and published by The American Academy of Pediatrics, shows that caffeine intake…

Food And Beverage Industry Accounts For More Than 11 Percent Of Job Growth In January

February 7, 2014

Every month, the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) releases its monthly report on job creation. Today, FoodandBeveragePeople.com released…

Working In Communities Across America To Make A Difference

February 3, 2014

Last week we shared news about the first place winners of the 2014 Childhood Obesity Prevention Awards in the small and medium city categories.
Today,…

Continuing To Make A Difference

January 30, 2014

Yesterday, we blogged on the first place winner of the 2014 Childhood Obesity Prevention Awards in the small city category. Today, we want to congratulate…