If you’ve turned on your TV much recently, you’ve surely noticed the plethora of cooking shows that have taken over our screens. But do these programs entice us to adopt healthier eating habits at home?According to the Central Bureau of Statistics, a 2017 study focusing on health and lifestyle shows that 35% of Israeli residents refrain from drinking sweetened beverages, products that contain extremely high amounts of sugar (and calories) but lack any nutritional value. Apparently, residents of Tel Aviv and Haifa are more health-conscious, on average, with rates of 40% and 44% respectively, whereas only 25% of Jerusalem residents forgo sweetened drinks.
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