We all know that a can of coke contains a ton of sugar, but this doesn’t stop most of us from drinking it on a regular basis.
However, after actually reading this, you might finally reconsider. Let’s take a look at what really happens one hour after drinking a can of coca cola.
The info-graphic, which was made by Niraj Naik of The Renegade Pharmacist, shows just how the ingredients of Coca-Cola affect the body during our first our of digestion. Namely, it’s high caffeine sugar and acid levels.
Credit: The Renegade Pharmacist.
These facts seems completely true, however, some people have pointed out that the pupil dilation would occur far later than 40 minutes. Granted, this might be slightly inaccurate – espeically considering that the average cup of coffee has around 200 mg of caffeine in it.
It’s clear that this infographic is designed to show what a shock this amount of liquid sugar has on the body, and indeed, the author wishes to raise our awareness of how toxic long term use of Cola can have on the body.
It certainly achieves that.