State Lawmakers Moving To Ban Extra Large Sugary Drinks

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LACK OF LOW INCOME HOUSING. THE GOVERNOR SAID HE HOPES HE WOULDN’T BE MORE LAWSUITS BUT COULD NOT PROMISE THERE WOULDN’T BE. YOU SOON MAY BE SAYING GOODBYE TO THE BIG GULP. SOME STATE LAWMAKERS ARE MAKING MOVES TO GET RID OF THE 711 CLASSIC AND OTHER EXTRA-LARGE SUGARY DRINKS. CAMBI BROWN IS LIVE IN […]

This Is Your Brain On Sugar | Amy Reichelt | [email protected]

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Translator: Mirjana Čutura Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs So, as a neuroscientist, I’m fascinated by how our brains control our behaviors in our dynamic and changing world. But recently, I’ve become really interested not only in the environment that we live in, but what we’re putting into our environments, our bodies, in the form of the food […]

Sugar-sweetened beverages associated with older biological age | Elissa Epel

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– [Rhonda]: Back to the sugar-sweetened beverages you mentioned because I did read that study, your study that was on the sugar-sweetened beverages and how that was associated with accelerated telomere shortening by something like close to five years or something. I think if I remember correctly it was something like that. Where people that […]

01/02/18 Council Committees: Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages

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>>.>>PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE WILL NOW COME TO ORDER, TODAY IS TUESDAY, JANUARY 2ND, AND I DETECT A QUORUM. THE FIRST ITEM ON THE AGENDA IS RESOLUTION, 2018 DASH 999, EXEMPTS GERMANTOWN BAR LOCATED AT 1318 SIXTH AVENUE NORTH FROM THE MINIMUM DISTANCE REQUIREMENT FOR OBTAINING A BEER PERMIT. SO MOVED.>>SECONDED.>>IF I CAN ENCOURAGE THOSE TO […]

Little Women: LA – Tonya Isn’t Happy About Terra’s Wine Launch (S7, E18) | Lifetime

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I don’t know what condition they’re going to come in. Maybe they will have to, like, carry Mika in. Hey. Hey! CHRISTY: Oh, my god. What you guys been up to? CHRISTY: Autumn just got a tattoo. Like mama, like daughter. That’s amazing. I can’t believe she did it. So I texted all of the […]

Wine Enthusiast Electric PushButton Corkscrew Wine Opener

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#10 Wine of 2018: The Bedrock Heritage Sonoma Valley 2016

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2016 Bedrock Heritage Sonoma Valley has a distinctive pedigree. This wine was made from vineyards planted 130 years ago by William Randolph Hearst’s father, and they survived all these years because people love the wines that they produce. This is mostly Zinfandel. It also has dozens of other different varieties: Mourvèdre, Syrah, Carignane, Alicante Bouschet—and […]

Coca-Cola Tricks You Need To See To Believe

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*electronic music* *fizzing* *fizzing bubbles* *mentos hitting hard surface* *liquid rushing* *sizzle* *sizzle*

Gringo Drinks Pulque (Mexico’s Ancient Alcoholic Beverage)

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Hey everybody, it’s your guy, Dave, and welcome back to Mexico City. on today’s agenda I’m going to be meeting up with a blogger that we all know as the Foodie Flashpacker After lunch we will be having an experience that’s very unique to Mexico. You can’t do this anywhere else in the world We’ll […]

Part 3: How does alcohol affect the brain?

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Ethanol acts as a depressant within the brain, meaning that it slows down the function of nerve cells. It does this by messing with the brain’s neurotransmitters, which it can do because ethanol is such a small molecule that it can pass through the tight capillaries in the brain known as the blood-brain barrier. Neurotransmitters […]