News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | June 17Chris discussed city council passing a soda tax, coffee possibly causing cancer and the varying opinions regarding gun control from Sen. Pat Toomey and Sen. Ted Cruz. Chris spoke with economist Chris Butler on Finance Friday about the soda tax at 7:00 and actor & comedian Jonathan Kite regarding his success at 7:20. Chris also spoke with Michelle Minton, a fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, about Philadelphia's soda tax at 8:20.
Researchers: Sugary Drinks Tied To High Death Toll WorldwideAccording to their research, an estimated 184,000 deaths could be caused by the consumption of sugary beverages each year.
Health: Popular Drinks May Increase Or Decrease The Risk For DepressionNew research links some popular drinks to depression. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on what drink may increase or decrease your risk.
Philadelphia Doctors To Host Forum To Get People To Limit Sugary Drink ConsumptionDoctors will get together Monday to share ideas on how to get people to drink less soda and other sugary drinks.