How Much Sugar Is in Your Favorite Soft Drink?
We all know that soft drinks and energy beverages contain sugar, but most of us don't really stop to consider how much they truly hide and how it impacts our teeth. Your dentist in Bradenton shares the shocking truth about how much sugar is in your favorite drinks.
Your standard colas come in a few sizes such as:
- 12 oz cans, which contain 39 grams of sugar
- 20 oz bottles, which contain 65 grams of sugar
- 1 liter, which contains 108 grams of sugar
For comparison, the 65 grams of sugar found in a 20 oz bottle of cola is comparable to the sugar found in 5 small cake rolls.
Surprisingly, the sugar content found ...