Child dies after drinking soft drink, three hospitalised

An eight-year-old girl died at a government hospital here and three children were being treated after they were indisposed soon after consuming a popular brand of soft drink, police said on Monday.

Too much soft drink may put youngsters at risk of diabetes, heart disease

Young people consuming more than one can of soft drink daily are more likely to suffer from type 2 diabetes, heart disease or a stroke, a new study has claimed.

One sugary soft drink a day can up diabetes risk by 22%

A new study has suggested that drinking one (or one extra) 12oz serving size of sugar-sweetened soft drink a day can be enough to increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes by 22 percent.

Soft drink raises men`s risk of prostate cancer

Men who drink fizzy drinks are not just ruining their teeth but could also be at risk of aggressive prostate cancer, the Daily Mail reported Tuesday.

Soft drinks may increase genetic risk of obesity

Greater consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages could influence genetic vulnerability.

Pak police assault 2 men for having soft drink

Islamabad police chief Bani Yamin said he had ordered an inquiry into the incident.

Coca-Cola habit allegedly claimed NZ woman’s life

Natasha Harris, a 30-year-old, stay-at-home mother of eight from Invercargill, died of a heart attack in February 2010.

Lemon-lime soft drink could boost oral cancer treatment

A lemon-lime soft drink could play an unexpected role in improving the effectiveness of an oral anticancer drug.

Lemon-lime soft drink could boost oral cancer treatment

A lemon-lime soft drink could play an unexpected role in improving the effectiveness of an oral anticancer drug.

Soft drink could boost effects of anti-cancer drug

Soft drink could play an unexpected role in improving effectiveness of oral anticancer drug.

Soft drink could boost effects of anti-cancer drug

Soft drink could play an unexpected role in improving effectiveness of oral anticancer drug.