A look into the social, regulatory and product development trends that have emerged as society attempts to cope with the issue of obesity.

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Mexican sugar chamber questions tax study

- Study says soda sales in Mexico down due to tax.

Soda taxes pass in four U.S. cities

- Sugary beverage taxes continue to gain momentum.

Sugary beverages singled out as source of obesity

- The rise in the U.S. obesity rate has occurred at the same time consumers have been reducing their consumption of carbonated soft drinks.

U.S. sees modest progress in adult obesity rates

- New report finds rates decreased in four states and increased in two.

American Heart Association weighs in on the issue of added sugars

- The A.H.A. is recommending children between the ages of 2 and 18 should eat or drink less than 25 grams of added sugars per day.