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19 Mar

Vitamin Water Nutrition Controversy – Vitamin Water zero – Coconut Water

Posted by Norman F, March 19th, 2013

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Is Vitamin Water a low calorie nutritious drink or a virtual soda-like drink in disguise? Vitamin Water made the news recently. Center for Science in the Public Interest sued Coca Cola, who owns Vitamin Water over deceptive and unsubstantiated claims on its  original Vitamin Water line of beverages.

Coke has marketed it as a healthy alternative to drinking soda. Adjectives like “defense,” “rescue,” “energy,” and “endurance.” make it even more appealing to sugary soda. Phrases like: reduce the risk of chronic disease, reduce the risk of eye disease, promote healthy joints, and support optimal immune function, also reinforce this healthy image.

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