Can drinking soda make you age faster? - KMOV.com

Can drinking soda make you age faster?

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By Brendan Marks By Brendan Marks

Soft drinks are a $61 billion a year business in the U.S. But could drinking soda shorten your life?

A new study in the American Journal of Public Health this week says the answer might just be yes.

The first-of-its-kind study looked at whether America's thirst for soda speeds up how the body's cells age. Researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, used a sample of 5,300 healthy adults.

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