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Lots Of Teens Drink One Thing Every Day And Have No Idea How It Hurts Them

Sure, lots of kids dream of eating candy all day every day and washing it down with a nice cold soda. But how many kids do you know who do it regularly? Some can’t help it — that’s what they've got in their neighborhoods. But there’s a reason why children and tons of junk food don’t mix ... and that reason is eating them alive.

Lots Of Teens Drink One Thing Every Day And Have No Idea How It Hurts Them

As Canada's women's soccer team prepares for its gold medal match against Sweden this week in Tokyo, it also prepares to make history as the first Olympic team to have an openly transgender, non-binary athlete win a medal at the games.

Quinn, the 25-year-old midfielder, announced their non-binary identity on social media last September, adopting they/them pronouns and a singular name. Quinn said they'd been living openly as a transgender person with their loved ones, but this was their first time coming out publicly.

"I want to be visible to queer folks who don't see people like them on their feed. I know it saved my life years ago," they wrote. "I want to challenge cis folks ( if you don't know what cis means, that's probably you!!!) to be better allies."

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