A new study has suggested that kids should not take soft drinks on regular basis! Kids are advised to avoid intake of soft drinks on regular basis as they may develop heart ailments & high blood pressure in their future.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation has reported that researchers from the Westmead Millennium Insttute for Medical Research from the University of Sydney have advised children to limit their daily dose of consumption of soft drinks as they have found that the children who drank one or more soft drinks each day be likely to have narrower arteries (on their eyes). Narrowing of the arteries is a clear symptom of a future cardiovascular complains.
This latest study has confirmed the findings of an earlier research of 2007 which was conducted on people who drank soda every day. It had concluded that those who drank every day, including the diet soda, were more likely to develop heart disease. The website 'WebMD' cited diction of Ramachadran Vasan, the lead author of the study that even a single soda per day is enough to increase the risk of developing metabolic syndrome up to 50%. This recent study was conducted on about 2,000 kids aged 12-years & was an extension of another research project.