The Negative Impact of Sugar-sweetened Beverages on Children's Health (PDF, 408KB, 8pg.) A Research Synthesis, November 2009, Healthy Eating Research: Building Evidence to Prevent Childhood Obesity. A review of the health implications of sugar-sweetened beverage consumption on children's health, including overweight, obesity and dental caries.
Sugar-sweetened Beverages Taxes and Public Health Research Brief, July 2009, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation A review of detrimental health effects of sugar-sweetened beverage consumption and the possible positive impact of taxing sugar-sweetened beverages on consumption.
Does Drinking Beverages with Added Sugars Increase the Risk of Overweight? (PDF, 1.2MB, 11pg.) (Research to Practice Series No. 3, September 2006, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity) A review of studies published through 2006, examining the relationship between sugar-sweetened beverages and weight.