Kindergartners' Soda Intake Linked to Aggression, Columbia University Study

Published: Aug 19, 2013

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Five-year-olds who drink soda every day may have more behavior problems than kids with soda-free diets, a new study of U.S. children suggests. After looking at nearly 3,000 urban families, the researchers found that 5-year-olds' scores on a standard measure of aggression tended to climb along with their soft drink intake.

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