Michelle Dickinson: Sugary drinks linked to cancer in major new study

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New research has revealed fruit juice may be as bad for you as fizzy drinks. A French study's found drinking large amounts of fruit juice may increase your risk of developing cancer. Sugary drinks like Coca-Cola, have already been linked to obesity which can lead to cancer, but researchers are suggesting there could be other reasons sugar triggers the disease. Public health agencies says people don't have to avoid the drinks completely, but recommend you consume less than one drink a day to minimise the risk. Nanogirl Michelle Dickinson joined Andrew Dickens to discuss the story, and why it is a warning sign that people should always read the labels.

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