Does Gatorade Actually Work?

A top science journal has issued a blistering indictment of the sports drink industry.

The centerpiece is a well-reported investigation of the long-standing financial ties between the makers of Gatorade (PepsiCo), Powerade (Coca-Cola, an official Olympic sponsor), and Lucozaid (GlaxoSmithKline) with sports associations, medical groups, and academic researchers. It should come as no great surprise that the findings and recommendations that have emerged through these affiliations have tended to include alarming warnings about dehydration and ... Full Story »

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by Dwight Rousu - Aug. 7, 2012

Since I don't like the taste of gatorade, and it gives me a tummy ache, I was glad to see it exposed here.

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