Sugary Drinks



  • 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. Available in English and French.

    Posted: Feb 23, 2017
  • 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