Archive | August, 2014

Can Sugary Beverages Impair Teens’ Memory? New Study Says Yes

Drinking sugary beverages every day doesn’t sound like a good idea to begin with. But did you know it can actually impair teenagers’ memory? Scientists used lab rats to test the effects of consuming drinks with high fructose corn syrup on a daily basis. The study found that after sugary beverage intake for a month, adolescent rats’ ability to learn and remember information decreased.