What’s a soda company to do when research shows their product is unhealthy? Hire their own scientists and spin social media!
1. Research Has Not Been Kind To Coca-Cola
Studies abound showing how cola affects us just moments after we drink it. Within 10 minutes, the sugar hits the bloodstream. Then, comes the caffeine. Your brain chemistry changes.
2. What’s A Cola Company To Do?
Coca-Cola is working with scientists to publish articles that promote exercise as a means of confronting obesity. They are providing support to a non-profit group called the“Global Energy Balance Network. The question is: Can exercise offset a bad diet?
3. Here’s What Steven N. Blair, Their Vice-President Had To Say…
“Oh they’re eating too much…blaming fast food, blaming sugary drinks and so on. Ant there’s really virtually no compelling evidence that that, in fact is the cause.”