Why has it taken so long to show sugary drinks increase the risk for cancer? After all, sugar is the primary growth factor for cancer cells.
A 13-year study of 70,000 adults shows two soda pops or juice drinks a day double the risk for gallbladder cancer and increase bile duck cancer by 79%. [Daily Mail UK July 14, 2016; European Journal Nutrition Feb 2016]
Why don’t we call an iced high-fructose-sweetened soda pop “cancer on the rocks?” Straw included.