The study examined the trend of heavy sugar-sweetened beverage consumers from 2003 to 2016, comprised of 21,783 children and 32,355 adults.
A Swedish-based study conducted by Lund University published its findings contradictory to past research on obesity and food environments.
A research team at Anglia Ruskin University found that consuming at least two cups of coffee per day may lower body fat for most women.
In the study, released by researchers at the National Institutes of Health, implementing a strict Mediterranean diet was said to improve cognitive function, decreasing the risk of neurodegenerative diseases.
In the new findings, published in the peer-reviewed journal PLOS One, the group administered surveys to a total of 8,000 participants from a variety of ethnic backgrounds and age groups.