think twice about that iced coffee drink

Much of the eastern portion of the United States will be baking in greater than 85 degree temperatures tomorrow.  Given that Bostonians, New Yorkers, Philadelphians, and Washingtonians tomorrow will be sweating like… well you know the phrase… many will undoubtedly reach for their favorite iced coffee drink.

Not so fast.  You might think that iced coffee drink is refreshing and packs a nice little “pick me up” with the caffeine, but ever wonder why it tastes so damn good too?  Hint: it’s loaded with calories, sugar, and fat.

Check out this link from Huffington Post’s Healthy Living section for some alternative selections with fewer calories and sugar from places like Burger King, Dunkin’ Donuts, Starbucks, and McDonald’s.


About justgngr

the ramblings of a medical professional by day, judgmental ginger by night
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