News Blog: Drunk on sugar water

The statistics from researchers at the advocacy center and the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research made me gulp: 41% of children ages 2 to 11 statewide drink one or more sugary sodas each day. By contrast, 57% of children in Kings County and 53% in Fresno County drink sodas. The state's leader was Imperial County, where 61% of kids drink sodas.


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Why restore a river? Climate change, scientists say As the climate warms up, critics of river restoration projects -- such as the San Joaquin River -- sometimes ask: "Why bother? Isn't everything going to change in the future anyway?" It's a good question that seven science and conservation groups assessed in a study published this month. Their answer is that river restoration is important in at least two major ways. via
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