Common Sense Science: It's the Calories

February 27, 2009

Science shows there is a clear equation for maintaining one's weight: calories consumed balanced with calories burned. Unless, there are extenuating circumstances…

Spring Training - The Beginning of Winter's End

February 23, 2009

There's perhaps nothing that holds the great promise of winter's end - that bright light at the end of the long, cold tunnel - than the start of spring…

A Lesson in Sportsmanship Courtesy of Some Special Young Men

February 18, 2009

Our beverage industry is a strong supporter of sports and physical activity of all kinds, including community-based Little Leagues, local high schools…

Energy Drinks and Caffeine

February 11, 2009

Did you know? A mainstream energy drink has half the amount of caffeine than a similar size regular brewed coffee from the popular coffeehouses. And it…

Our Kids and the Integrity of the Game

February 10, 2009

Baseball is part of Americana. As strong supporters of America's game, we care greatly about the integrity of the game and standard it sets for our children…

Bottled Water is Much More Than Just Water

February 9, 2009

Bottled water is a great beverage option for our health-conscious, on-the-go society. It's convenient. It's portable. It's safe and protected in its sealed…

ABA Promotes Energy Balance in Dietary Guidelines

January 30, 2009

Dr. Maureen Storey, ABA Senior Vice President for Science Policy, delivered oral testimony Thursday before the 2010 U.S. Dietary Guidelines for Americans…

Americans Proclaim: Don't Tax My Soda!

January 29, 2009

Imposing higher taxes on soft drinks is proving to be a universally bad idea. Particularly when portrayed as a so-called "obesity tax." And even more so…

Got a Cold? Want to Prevent One?

January 22, 2009

It's that time of year. It starts with a few innocent sniffs, grows into some sniffles and the next thing you know you can't sniff anything. The honker…