UCD Sugar Studies

Metabolic Effects of Sugar/Aspartame (MESA) Study

  • Metabolic Effects of Consuming Sugar-Sweetened Beverages for 8 Weeks: This is a 70-day study, during which you will be involved in consuming a diet which includes the sweetened beverages and study meals.

Orange Juice and Sugar Intervention Study (OASIS)

  • Scientists at the University of California, Davis are conducting a research study to learn more about the health effects of drinking sugar-sweetened beverages compared with naturally-sweetened beverages.