According to Health Day News:
"Drinking sugar-sweetened beverages every day raises men's risk of heart disease, a long-term study finds.
Researchers analyzed data from almost 43,000 men in the Health Professionals Follow-Up Study and found that those who drank one 12-oz. sugar-sweetened beverage a day had a 20 percent higher risk of heart disease than those who didn't drink any sugar-sweetened beverages." READ MORE