Sugary Drinks



  • Taxation and Sugar- Sweetened Beverages

    Based on moderate quality evidence, it is the position of Dietitians of Canada that an excise tax of at least 10-20% be applied to sugar-sweetened beverages sold  in Canada given the negative impact of these products on the health of the population and the viability of taxation as a means to reduce consumption.

    Posted: Feb 9, 2016
  • Sugary Drink Sense fact sheets for adults, parents, seniors and teens

    The facts on sugary drinks with tips for making healthier choices when eating out and at home.

    Posted: Jun 29, 2012