Researchers: Super-Sized Starbucks Drink Packs On Pounds

LOS ANGELES (CBS/AP) — How do you say “gluttony” in Italian?

Starting Monday, customers in the Southland and across the state will get their first jumbo jolt of Starbucks, but a new study suggests the drink could be a diet buster.

An analysis by Loyola University Health System in Chicago claims the Trenta cup size, which can pack as many as 230 calories a pop, could load up consumers with up to an extra 20 pounds a year.

http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2011/01/31/researchers-super-sized-starbucks-drink-packs-on-pounds/

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