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Ask the Doctors - Is soda bad for your bones?

July 12, 2018

Ask the Doctors – Is soda bad for your bones?

By Ask the Doctors Ask the Doctors

Dear Doctor: I was informed several years ago that carbonated drinks weaken bones, leaching the calcium from them. Is this true? What would be considered an acceptable amount for a teenager or woman past menopause?  Would carbonated spring water be better? Sodas are ubiquitous in our society.  Even schools sell them.  Further, both parents and […]

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Tags: Ask the Doctors, bone health, carbonation, Dr. Robert Ashley, healthy eating, nutrition, sodas