The Best Years in Life

Articles by Jon Barron

 

Home  Article Directory  Health News/Information   Healthy Recipes  Podcasts   Natural Remedies  Beating/Avoiding Cancer  Natural Living  Anti-Aging/Longevity  Pets/Animals  Humor  Inspiration

The TBYIL Complete Supplement & Health Catalog

Links

Contact Us

 

  

Available Now!
Click on the image for more information

intraMAX

intraMAX™

100% Organic MicroComplexed™ IntraCELL™ Level IV Technology ~ 415 Nutrients All-In-One, Perfect Whole Foods & Phyto Nutrition ~ Super Energizing ~ All Natural DefenseThe Most Scientifically Advanced, Clinically Proven, Health Promoting Organic Nutritional Supplement Available Today!

The Best Colloidal Silver
on the Planet

If you would like to donate to help us keep this web site active and growing, click on the button above.   Much thanks! - Tony & Luella

Share

 

How Cola Soft Drinks Affect Osteoporosis and Aging

by Jon Barron

(The Best Years in Life) According to a study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, the consumption of cola soft drinks is associated with significantly lower bone mineral density.

Wow! I certainly hope none of my tax dollars went to fund this profound study of the obvious.

The researchers then went on to state that they were not sure what it is in cola that undermines the health of women's bones. They "suspect" that phosphoric acid, an ingredient found in all colas, may be the culprit.

'Perhaps," they hypothesized, the chemical makes the blood too acidic, which then requires calcium to be taken out of the bones to balance that out.

My goodness, was it really over eight years ago that I wrote in Lessons from the Miracle Doctors that "Many sodas, particularly colas, are high in phosphoric acid, which leaches calcium out of your body at an astounding rate?" And it's not like I was the only one, or even the first, to say it.

Okay, bad enough that the net result of the study was to conclude the obvious. The researchers then went on to conclude the incorrect. They said: "No significant relations between non-cola carbonated beverage consumption and BMD were observed." In other words, regular soda did not contribute to osteoporosis. Why is this a problem?

* First, because it doesn't differentiate between sugar sodas and diet sodas. It's the sugar that raises pH levels and requires buffering with calcium -- not the fact that something is called a soda.

* And then, even more important, the conclusion is based on comparison with a norm -- a norm in this case, that may not necessarily drink lots of soda, but still consumes more than 142 lbs of sugar a year. If sugar is the problem, and you compare one set of high sugar consumers with another (regardless of whether it's soda sugar or cookie sugar), you will see no difference. A brilliant conclusion, what?

I can't wait to see the next "profound" dietary study, but as I said, I just hope they're not using my tax dollars to pay for it.

This article was originally published at: http://www.jonbarron.org/article/cola-soft-drinks-osteoporosis-and-natural-anti-aging

 

See also:

Natural Help for Osteoporosis

The Nature of Aging by Jon Barron

The dark side of energy drinks – trading tomorrow's health for today's temporary stimulation

Thumbs Down on “Antioxidant” 7Up

Material originally published at www.jonbarron.org.
Copyright © 1999-2013. Baseline of Health® Foundation
Used by permission of the Baseline of Health® Foundation.
All rights reserved worldwide.

About the author:

Anyone who has written a book or has a medical degree with a few courses in nutrition today has become a self-proclaimed health "expert." Some understand nutrition, some herbs, and others, folk remedies for specific illnesses. Jon Barron is one of the rare exceptions: after 40 years of research, he has discovered, tested, and formulated hidden health secrets from China to the Amazon and brought them to the public. The story of his life is one filled with passion, exploration, and perseverance. The discoveries he reveals throughout his quest for natural, powerful, remedies is now celebrated around the world. Once the world's best-kept secret, today thousands are practicing Jon Barron's program and discovering miraculous health results.

Be sure to visit Jon Barron's main website:

http://www.jonbarron.org/

and while you are there, sign up for his newsletter to receive the latest information about natural health and healing.

 

     

Your website hosts Tony Isaacs and Luella May

Click here to visit our CureZone Health Forum: Ask Tony Isaacs: Featuring Luella May – Natural Health, Cancer, Longevity and Home & Herbal Remedies.

     

Misty, My Buddy & Lady the "found dogs" - Official Mascots of The Best Years in Life

   

Mountain Rose Herbs. A Herbs, Health & Harmony Com   

For the best in health information, subscribe to The Best Years in Life Newsletter featuring articles by Tony M. Isaacs

Subscribe to The Best Years in Lifeand The Oleandersoup Forum - Free Subscription
Powered by health.groups.yahoo.com
The Best Years in Life
P O Box 121 Cooper TX  75432  Phone: 903-886-2436  Fax: 801-926-4273  Email: Dquixote1217[at]gmail.com- (replace [at] with @)

Disclaimer: The information on this page and on this website has not been evaluated by the FDA.  We do not diagnose, treat, cure or prevent illness or disease - instead, we try to help people learn how to do so themselves.  Anyone who believes they have a serious medical condition or health issue should seek diagnoses from a qualified medical professional before making any decisions on how to best address their health. We do not sell or advocate drugs, nor do we make any claims that anything advocated or sold on this website is a drug.  Furthermore, anyone contemplating using any products or information on this website must accept such use as experimental and voluntary.  No claims are made regarding the therapeutic use of the products or information on this website and all products featured or sold on this website must be considered nutritional supplements only.