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Thanks to a more health conscious America, soda sales are down in this country

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(KPRC) Soda sales are taking a big dip and experts point to more health conscious Americans for the reason why.

This year, Americans guzzled 3.5 fewer gallons of soda a person than we did five years ago.

Soda sales are slumping more than 3 percent.

Diet sodas took an even bigger hit with more than a 7 percent drop.

Why? Some say increasingly health conscious consumers who want to cut back on sugar and sugar substitutes.

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